Two-cheese vegetable gratin


Two-cheese vegetable gratin
This is a vegetable gratin with a difference: 3 layers of different vegetables (cauliflower, broccoli and aubergine) with two different cheeses for a flavousome topping: Comté and Époisse.
3,2903.8/5 for 5 ratings
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Last modified on: October 16th 2019

For 6 people, you will need:

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationRestingCookingStart to finish
36 min.5 min.42 min.1 hour 23 min.
Keeping: 1 or 2 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 10 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #1
Prepare 1 lb + 8.6 oz cauliflower.

Stage 2 - 5 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #2
Boil in salted water until barely cooked (it should still be slightly firm).

Use a "spider" or slotted spoon to remove the cauliflower from the pan and drain thoroughly,. Leave the pan on the heat for the broccoli.

Stage 3 - 10 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #3
Prepare 1 lb + 8.6 oz broccoli.

Stage 4 - 5 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #4
Cook in the same water until barely tender (like the cauliflower).

Drain thoroughly.

Stage 5 - 5 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #5
Rinse and dry 1 lb + 8.6 oz egg-plant or aubergine and dice.

Stage 6 - 7 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #6
Pour 3 tablespoons olive oil into a frying pan on high heat. When good and hot, add the diced aubergine.

Fry until lightly browned, then take off the heat.

Stage 7 - 4 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #7
Preheat the oven to 360°F (180°C).

Butter a gratin dish and spread the cauliflower and aubergines in an even layer.

Stage 8 - 2 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #8
Add the broccoli, salt lightly, pepper and pour 5.3 oz liquid cream over.

Stage 9 - 3 min.
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Add 2.8 oz Époisses cut into strips.

Stage 10 - 2 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #10
Top with the grated 1.8 oz Comté cheese.

Stage 11 - 30 min.
Two-cheese vegetable gratin : Photo of step #11
Bake for about 25 minutes until the Comté is nicely browned. Finish browing under the grill briefly if necessary.

Remarks

Do feel free to adapt this recipe to your own tastes by using different vegetables or cheeses.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,982 Kcal or 8,298 Kj73 gr105 gr141 gr
99 %28 %10 %21 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
81 Kcal or 339 Kj3 gr4 gr6 gr
4 %1 %<1 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
330 Kcal or 1,382 Kj12 gr18 gr23 gr
17 %5 %2 %4 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).

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Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Egg-plant or aubergineEgg-plant or aubergine: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Madras rice, Moussaka, Ratatouille, Ratatouille confite, ... All
CauliflowerCauliflower: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Country vegetable soup, Quartet of brassicas with cream , Cauliflower "moelleux" in ramekins, Chorba, Harvest Gratin, ... All
BroccoliBroccoli: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Sliced chicken with mushrooms and broccoli, How to prepare broccoli, Veal Chop With Assortment of Vegetables, Light Broccoli Soup, Quartet of brassicas with cream , ... All
Liquid creamLiquid cream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Creamy Winter Vegetable Soup, Tatin apples with mascarpone cream, Risotto-style celeriac, Pan-fried scallops and chanterelles with Noilly Prat sauce, Sea bass with coriander cream en papillote, ... All

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