Plum and hazelnut crumble

Plum and hazelnut crumble
Plums and hazelnuts always go really well together, as you'll find in this late-summer crumble.
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Last modified on: September 15th 2021

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For 1 crumble, you will need:
  • 1 ground hazelnuts 75 g ground hazelnuts
  • 2 flour 75 g flour
  • 3 butter 100 g butter
  • 4 brown sugar 100 g brown sugar
  • 5 butter 20 g butter
  • 6 plums 800 g plums
  • 7 brown sugar 1 tablespoon brown sugar (optional)
  • Total weight: 1,170 grams

Change these quantities to make: 1 crumble 2 crumbles 3 crumbles
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PreparationCookingStart to finish
36 min.40 min.1 hour 16 min.
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Step by step recipe

Stage 1 - 7 min.
Plum and hazelnut crumble

The crumble topping

Put into a bowl: 75 g ground hazelnuts, 75 g flour, 100 g butter and 100 g brown sugar.

Stage 2 - 4 min.
Plum and hazelnut crumble
Mix with your finger tips until the texture is like coarse sand.

It doesn't matter if there are a few bigger lumps.

Stage 3 - 2 min.
Plum and hazelnut crumble

The plums

Generously butter an oven-proof dish.

Preheat the oven to 390°F (200°C).

Stage 4 - 20 min.
Plum and hazelnut crumble
Rinse and dry 800 g plums.

Cut in half and discard the stones. Spread the plum halves in the dish.

If the fruit are under-ripe, sprinkle with 1 tablespoon brown sugar.

Stage 5 - 3 min.
Plum and hazelnut crumble
Spread the crumble topping over in an even layer, though it doesn't matter if the plums poke through here and there (as in the photo).

Stage 6 - 40 min.
Plum and hazelnut crumble
Bake for 30 to 40 minutes, keeping an eye on the how the top is browning.

Stage 7
Plum and hazelnut crumble
Enjoy warm or cold.
This recipe can be made with all types of plums, whether in season, or ones you have frozen.

If you don't have ground hazelnuts, use ground almonds instead. Similarly, you can use caster sugar instead of brown.
1 or 2 days in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Home made.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
3,926 Kcal or 16,437 Kj35 gr615 gr147 gr
196 %13 %58 %22 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
336 Kcal or 1,407 Kj3 gr53 gr13 gr
17 %1 %5 %2 %
Per crumble
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
3,926 Kcal or 16,437 Kj35 gr615 gr147 gr
196 %13 %58 %22 %
% 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).
Possible allergens in this recipe: Nuts, Gluten, Milk
How much will it cost?
  • For 1 crumble : 4.72 €

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This recipe uses (among others)
PlumsPlums: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Plum tart "En passant par la Lorraine", How to freeze plums, Plum tart, Jelly-style plum jam, Stewed plums, ... All
ButterButter: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Flaky brownie brioche, Chocolate almond cookies, Brioche dough, Scrambled eggs with butter-fried bread and fresh spinach, Tatin apples with mascarpone cream, ... All
Brown sugarBrown sugar: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Caribbean upside-down cake, Flaky brownie brioche, Sweet pancake rolls from Brittany, Craquelin (sweet cracker dough), Cramique, ... All
Ground hazelnutsGround hazelnuts: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Little cakes with a chocolate and hazelnut centre, Smart plum tart, Chestnut moelleux, Chocolate mousse with hazelnuts, Piedmont pyramids, ... All
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