Mushroom buckwheat pancakes


Mushroom buckwheat pancakes
The filling is prepared by frying ham and mushrooms with chopped shallot and a drizzle of lemon juice.

The pancakes used here are Breton-style buckwheat "galettes" (often sold ready made in France), folded over the filling in the pan before serving.
40K 33 4.4
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Last modified on: March 4th 2015

Keywords for this recipe:Buckwheat pancakesBrittanyMushroomsGalette
For 4 pancakes, you will need:

Change these quantities to make: 2 pancakes 4 pancakes 8 pancakes 12 pancakes
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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
22 min.23 min.45 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 15 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #1

Prepare the mushroom filling



Peel and cut 250 g mushrooms into small pieces. Set aside.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #2
Chop 1 shallot.

Set aside.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #3
Pour 2 tablespoons olive oil into a frying pan on medium heat.

When really hot, add 2 slices ham, cut into pieces.

Fry until lightly browned. Set aside.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #4
Using the same frying pan, pour in 4 tablespoons olive oil and add the chopped shalot.

Salt and pepper then cook for 1 or 2 minutes, without colouring.

Stage 5 - 8 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #5
Add the mushrooms, mix well and cook until they have given off all their liquid and have started to brown.

Stage 6 - 1 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #6
Add the juice of ½ lemon and mix well.

Stage 7 - 1 min.
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Add the fried ham and mix again.

Stage 8 - 1 min.
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Add 4 tablespoons cream, if you wish, to bind the ingredients, but this is not essential.

Stage 9 - 5 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #9
If you have added cream, leave to reduce by 3/4.

Stage 10 - 2 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #10

Make the pancakes



Use a large flat "crêpe" pan (or an Indian tava or griddle) and when hot, melt a knob of butter.

Place a pancake on the pan and spread a little of the mushroom filling in the centre.

Stage 11 - 1 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #11
Fold in 4 "flaps" over the filling to seal the pancake...

Stage 12 - 1 min.
Mushroom buckwheat pancakes : Photo of step #12
...and turn it over to cook on the other side for 1 minute.

Stage 13
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Serve immediately.

Prepare all the pancakes like this.
Remarks
You can use slices of bacon, smoked if you prefer, instead of the ham.
Keeping
Should be eaten immediately once plated up.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,805 Kcal or 7,557 Kj33 gr30 gr174 gr
90 %13 %3 %26 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
215 Kcal or 900 Kj4 gr4 gr21 gr
11 %1 %<1 %3 %
Per pancakes
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
451 Kcal or 1,888 Kj8 gr7 gr44 gr
23 %3 %1 %7 %
% 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).
How much will it cost?
  • For 4 pancakes : 3.68 €
  • Per pancakes : 0.92 €

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Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
MushroomsMushrooms: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Sauce Normande (for fish), Rabbit with mustard, Vol-au-vent, Rice à la grecque, Rabbit civet, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Beurre d'escargot, Liège waffles, Green bean purée, Brioche galette, Spinach on toast with bechamel, ... All
Buckwheat pancakeBuckwheat pancake: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Seafood feuillantines, Sausage buckwheat pancakes, Breton Pie, Scallop and leek pancakes, Beef Wellington, ... All
Olive oilOlive oil: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Gratin-style spinach and chicken omelette , Cretan Bread, Coq au vin, Tomato ladybirds, Rabbit civet, ... All
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