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).
9,5043.2/5 for 6 ratings
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Last modified on: February 27th 2019

For 4 people, you will need:

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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 lb + 1.6 oz cooked spinach in the bottom.

Stage 3 - 3 min.
Spinach Mornay : Photo of step #3
Slice 4 hard-boiled eggs and arrange on top of the spinach.

Stage 4 - 4 min.
Spinach Mornay : Photo of step #4
Mix 7.0 oz Bechamel sauce and 3.5 oz 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
1,468 Kcal or 6,146 Kj67 gr56 gr111 gr
73 %26 %5 %17 %
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: Baked eggs with chicken and spinach, Feta and spinach brik pie, Spinach Omelette, Salmon and Spinach Gratin, Spinach Croque-monsieur , ... All
Bechamel sauceBechamel sauce: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Croque-monsieur, Bolognaise lasagne, Stuffed artichokes au gratin, Spinach and hard-boiled egg gratin, Endives , ... All
Grated cheeseGrated cheese: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Gougères, Endives , Avengers' potatoes, Bolognaise lasagne, Algerian brik rolls, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Spinach Croque-monsieur , Gratin Parmentier, Potato purée , Sauce Normande (for fish), Leek and tuna loaf, ... All

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