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Friar's Omelette

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Introduction

From the same old book at the Rhubarb Stirabout

From the same old book at the Rhubarb Stirabout

Ingredients

Serves: 0

Metric Cups
  • 6 medium bramley apples
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 85 grams butter
  • 57 grams caster sugar
  • 1 lemon peel
  • 1 pinch of nutmeg (or cloves)
  • 113 grams breadcrumbs
  • 4 medium egg yolks
  • butter
  • 6 medium bramley apples
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 3 ounces butter
  • 2 ounces superfine sugar
  • 1 lemon peel
  • 1 pinch of nutmeg (or cloves)
  • 4 ounces breadcrumbs
  • 4 medium egg yolks
  • butter

Method

Friar's Omelette is a community recipe submitted by Livewire and has not been tested by Nigella.com so we are not able to answer questions regarding this recipe.

  • Score skin around centre of apples and put them in a casserole dish with 2 tablespoons water. Bake at 200C/400F/gas 6 until tender, about 45 minutes. Scrape out pulp and mash.
  • Cream butter and sugar, add rind and pulp with nutmeg or clove.
  • Butter a large pie dish and sprinkle base and sides with about half of the breadcrumbs.
  • Beat egg yolks and mix into apple mixture and pour into dish.
  • Cover with rest of crumbs and dot with butter.
  • Bake for about an hour at 190C/375F/gas 5, until firm and set.
  • Eat hot with cream or custard sauce

  • Score skin around centre of apples and put them in a casserole dish with 2 tablespoons water. Bake at 200C/400F/gas 6 until tender, about 45 minutes. Scrape out pulp and mash.
  • Cream butter and sugar, add rind and pulp with nutmeg or clove.
  • Butter a large pie dish and sprinkle base and sides with about half of the breadcrumbs.
  • Beat egg yolks and mix into apple mixture and pour into dish.
  • Cover with rest of crumbs and dot with butter.
  • Bake for about an hour at 190C/375F/gas 5, until firm and set.
  • Eat hot with cream or custard sauce

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