Clafoutis is a batter pudding invented in french "Limousin" in the XIXth century. It is traditionally made with cherries.
Nougat has been made since antiquity all around the orient. It was then made with almonds, honey and spices.
It has been imported to marseille first then to Montélimar during the XVIIth century.
Nowdays, Montélimar is still the french capital of nougat.
It is not before the XVIIIth century that they added egg whites melted with honey & sugar to give it its airy texture.
This recipe is a perfect mix between tradition and modernity !!
Serves : 6
Here's what we need :
500g fresh peaches, 100g nougat, 200g raspberries, 80g sugar, 60g butter, 80g flour, 4 eggs, 25cl milk, pinch salt.
A 7.87 inches suare cakepan.
Here's what we do :
Preheat your oven at 356°F.
Melt the butter on medium heat or in your microwave.
Peel & stone the peaches then cut them into squares.
Coarsely chop the nougat.
In a large bowl, whisk the eggs with sugar.
Add the flour & the melted butter.
Add the salt & milk.
Butter your cakepan.
Spread in the pan the peaches, raspberries & nougat.
Pour the batter.
Bake for 30 to 35 minutes.
Relax, savour & share!