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French food Friday - Raspberry Clafoutis



photo and recipe from here
 Bonjour mes belles,

It has been a very hot week and it is now starting to cool down. This week  I have not been in the mood to use the oven for long periods and I am looking forward to making a couple of dishes over the weekend.

As you know I love raspberries and clafoutis is an easy and very yummy dessert so I will be whipping one up over the weekend.

Raspberry Clafoutis

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons sugar
  • Salt
  • 3 large eggs
  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
  • Finely grated zest of 1 lemon
  • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons milk
  • 1 1/2 pints raspberries (3 cups)
  • Confectioners' sugar, for dusting

Method
  1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F /176 C.
     Butter a 9-inch gratin dish. In a bowl, whisk the flour, sugar and a pinch of salt. Whisk in the eggs, butter and lemon zest until smooth. Add the milk and whisk until light and very smooth, about 3 minutes. Pour the batter into the gratin dish and top with the raspberries.

  2. Bake for about 30 minutes, until the clafoutis is set and golden. Let cool slightly. Dust with confectioners' sugar, cut into wedges and serve.
bon vendredi à tous, Leeann x

Comments

  1. This looks so good. I really need to pick berries to make a clafoutis on my own :)

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Bonjour from a sunny but chilly SW France,

Hope that you had a nice weekend. We spent yesterday afternoon at a furniture auction but I will tell you more about that later in the week.

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