Spinach Mornay


Spinach Mornay
This gratin is made with a layer of pre-cooked spinach, then sliced hard-boiled eggs and a Mornay sauce (an enriched bechamel with cheese).
9,1443.2/5 for 6 ratings
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Last modified on: February 27th 2019

For 12 people, you will need:

Change those ingredients for: 2 people 4 people 8 people 12 people

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Time required for this recipe:
PreparationCookingStart to finish
15 min.25 min.40 min.
Keeping: Several days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 3 min.
Spinach Mornay : Photo of step #1
Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C)

Butter a gratin dish.

Stage 2 - 3 min.
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Spread 1 kg 500 g cooked spinach in the bottom.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Spinach Mornay : Photo of step #3
Slice 12 hard-boiled eggs and arrange on top of the spinach.

Stage 4 - 4 min.
Spinach Mornay : Photo of step #4
Mix 600 g Bechamel sauce and 300 g grated cheese, then pour over the eggs.

Stage 5 - 2 min.
Spinach Mornay : Photo of step #5
For a browner top, you can add a little more more grated cheese.

Stage 6 - 25 min.
Spinach Mornay : Photo of step #6
Bake in the oven for about 25 minutes until nicely browned on top.

Remarks

This recipe is very approximate, so do feel free to adapt the quantities to whatever you have to hand.

Nutritional information

Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
4,405 Kcal or 18,443 Kj202 gr167 gr332 gr
220 %78 %16 %50 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
136 Kcal or 569 Kj6 gr5 gr10 gr
7 %2 %<1 %2 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
367 Kcal or 1,537 Kj17 gr14 gr28 gr
18 %6 %1 %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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Source

Home made.

More recipes?

This recipe uses (among others)
Cooked spinachCooked spinach: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Creamy spinach and potato gratin, Spinach fritters, Spinach Croque-monsieur , Spinach brik parcels, Polenta with spinach and soft-poached egg, ... All
Bechamel sauceBechamel sauce: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Spinach on toast with bechamel, Scallops au gratin, Bolognaise lasagne, Italian style gratin, Croque-monsieur, ... All
Grated cheeseGrated cheese: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Stuffed baguette , Oxtail Parmentier, Quick stuffed courgettes, Stuffed tomatoes and courgettes, Algerian brik rolls, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Tatin apples with mascarpone cream, Nanou's chocolate cake, Dublin fruit scones, Fraisier (French strawberry cake), Panettone, ... All

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