Desserts

Financiers with poppy seeds and lemon zest


Here is a delicious financier recipe with poppy seeds and lemon zest, for an incomparable flavor and softness in the mouth.

Ingredients for 4 persons :

  • 1 organic lemon
  • 4 eggs
  • 210 g cane sugar
  • 125 g semi-salted butter
  • 100 g ground almonds
  • 1 pinch of baking soda
  • 100 g of rice flour
  • 25 g of poppy seeds

Also to discover: our delicious recipes from financiers

Financier with poppy seeds and lemon zest

Preheat the oven to 210 ° C (th. 7).

- Lightly grease two silicone or non-stick financier molds.

- Wash, brush and remove the lemon zest.

- Whisk the egg whites without whipping them until stiff.

- To melt the butter.

- Stir in the butter, ground almonds, sugar, baking soda and rice flour. Stir in the poppy and lemon zest. Mix again.

- Fill the molds with this preparation two thirds. Bake them for 10 to 15 minutes of cooking, until a fully inserted knife blade comes out clean.

Serve lukewarm.

Chef's B.A.ba

Yellow lemon :

Prefer a heavy and firm lemon with a smooth, shiny rind of a beautiful bright yellow. In the fruit bowl, it can be kept for a week before starting to dry out; in the refrigerator, it will keep for up to a month in the crisper. Once cut, it quickly withers and loses the benefits of its vitamin C.

Organic yellow lemon:

In cooking, lemon is frequently used as a condiment to preserve the whiteness of certain vegetables, flavor fish, spice up a sauce, flavor a dessert or quench a great thirst ... Choosing an organic lemon allows its full use in culinary preparations without risk. ingest any chemicals, especially present in the bark (zest).

Recipe: A. Beauvais, Photo: F. Hamel

Also to discover: our delicious recipes from financiers

Video: Poppy wreath craft for Remembrance Day (October 2020).