Recipe of the Week: Apple Gallette with Caramel Sauce

Recipe of the Week: Apple Gallette with Caramel Sauce

Chef Loretta Paganini

Everybody appreciates fruit desserts, particularly when they’re home made and scorching out of the oven. Their fantastic aroma spreads via the entire home. Get pleasure from this easy-to-prepare recipe for a scrumptious apple gallette. Serves eight. (Chef tip: Don’t overwork the butter dough and preserve it chill or it should develop into robust.)


1 cup ice water

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour

1 tablespoon sugar

1/2 teaspoon salt

Zest of 1 lemon

1/2 cup and a couple of tablespoons unsalted butter, chilly


3 tablespoons unsalted butter

1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar

4 apples, peeled and sliced thinly

1 tablespoon lemon juice

1 tablespoon lemon zest

1/2 teaspoon floor cinnamon

1/2 teaspoon floor cloves

1 tablespoon corn starch


1 tablespoon milk

2 tablespoons sugar

To arrange the apple filling, warmth butter and sugars in a big saute pan till sugar is melted. Add apples and saute. Add lemon juice, zest, cinnamon and cloves. Add corn starch and blend in totally. Prepare dinner in pan till the apples are caramelized (flippantly browned) and combination is thicker. Put aside to chill.

Preheat oven to 425°.

Mix flour, sugar, salt and lemon zest. Lower chilly butter into combination till it resembles coarse crumbs. Stir in three to 5 tablespoons of ice water, one tablespoon at a time, till dough kinds right into a ball. Flatten the ball of dough right into a disk. Wrap in plastic wrap and refrigerate for about 20 minutes till effectively chilled.

On a flippantly floured floor, minimize chilled dough into 4 equal components. Roll every ball right into a small disk about 1/4-inch thick.

Place apples filling onto gallettes, leaving roughly 1-inch alongside the perimeters. Fold sides towards the center. Brush edges with milk and sprinkle with sugar.

Bake for 20-Half-hour or till dough is golden brown. Serve with caramel sauce.


1/2 cup chilly water

1 cup sugar

1/4 teaspoon lemon juice

1/2 cup heavy whipping cream

1 teaspoon vanilla extract

4 tablespoons unsalted butter

Pour chilly water, lemon juice and sugar in a tall sauce pan, stir and warmth over medium warmth. Prepare dinner till the sugar is a medium purple brown. Take away from the warmth and pour in scorching cream instantly, being very cautious. Stir within the butter and vanilla and stir till clean.

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