Cherry Gratin – Clafoutis aux Cerises
Cherry gratin recipe – Clafoutis recipe, a classic dessert with fresh cherries. Ingenious original French cherry dessert recipe to imitate with all the chef tips from German chef Thomas Sixt.
Servings Prep Time
2Portions 15Minutes
Cook Time
Servings Prep Time
2Portions 15Minutes
Cook Time
  • 250g fresh cherriesor 300g pickled, well drained cherries
  • 40g flour
  • 2Stück eggs
  • 1Stück egg yolk
  • 40g brown sugar
  • 100ml milk
  • 50g Crème double
  • 1Päckchen vanilla sugar
  • etwas some lemon abrasioni use the peel of an untreated lemon
  • 1Prise salt
  • etwas Butterfor greasing the mould
  • etwas iced sugarfor dusting
  1. Preheat the oven to 180° C. Grease the flat oven dish well with butter. Wash the cherries well and dry them on a kitchen towel.
  2. Remove the pits from the fresh cherries. This can easily be done with a practical cherry pitter.
  3. Place the cherries close to the bottom of the oven mould so that a layer is formed.
  4. Mix the flour with the eggs, then add the sugar and milk.
  5. Using a whisk, mix the ingredients to a homogeneous dough.
  6. Add the crème double, vanilla sugar and lemon grated, and a pinch of salt.
  7. Pour the liquid dough into the oven dish over the cherries.
  8. Bake the casserole for 30 minutes at 180° C in the oven. Remove from the oven and sprinkle generously with icing sugar. Serve warm, enjoy your meal!
Recipe Notes

4. Calories Cherry Gratin

Nutrition Facts
Cherry Gratin - Clafoutis aux Cerises
Amount Per Serving
Calories 442 Calories from Fat 216
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 24g 37%
Saturated Fat 10g 50%
Polyunsaturated Fat 4g
Monounsaturated Fat 3g
Cholesterol 41mg 14%
Sodium 178mg 7%
Potassium 96mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 50g 17%
Dietary Fiber 1g 4%
Sugars 38g
Protein 6g 12%
Vitamin A 7%
Vitamin C 4%
Calcium 7%
Iron 4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.

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