Cherry Clafoutis
  • About 4 cups fresh black cherries
  • 2 large eggs + 1 yolk
  • 1/2 cup blond cane sugar
  • 1 oz cornstarch
  • 1 oz all purpose flour
  • 7/8 cup whole milk, cold
  • 1 vanilla, seeds removed
  • 1/2 cup heavy cream
  • Biscuits roses, grounded (optional)
  • A few unsalted pistachios, chopped coarsely
  1. Preheat your oven at 350 F.
  2. Wash the cherries.
  3. Beat the eggs and yolk with the sugar.
  4. Add the vanilla seeds and mix.
  5. Dilute the cornstarch in the cold milk.
  6. Add the flour and cornstarch to the previous preparation, with the cream. Mix well until homogeneous.
  7. Grease small ramekins (or a larger dish) and sprinkle with sugar. Remove the excess.
  8. Divide the cherries between them and pour the cream over.
  9. Sprinkle with biscuits roses powder and place in the oven for 40 to 45 min, until golden. Remove. Eat lukewarm or cold.
  10. When ready to serve, sprinkle chopped pistachios on top.