Gougeres

Lolibox
Gougeres
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Description

Flawless French style cheese balls make for an elegant display and pre-dinner appetizer. Of course, they also make a great snack for the kids or pick-me-up for the adults. A simple egg, water, flour, and butter dough is elevated by the incorporation of salty, rich, elegant Gruyere cheese. Allow the ingredients to fully embody each other before rolling and putting in the oven for their final baking to golden crispiness.

Ingredients

80 grams butter
25 water
150 grams flour
4 eggs
150 grams gruyere cheese
salt

Directions

1In the bowl melt butter, water and salt with the flexible beater at 280 °F, mixing speed 3.
2Once the mixture comes to a boil, add the flour.
3Set the temperature to 0 and continue to mix to speed 1.
4As soon as the temperature of the mixture is lower than 180 ° F, add the eggs and continue mixing until fully incorporated.
5Add the cheese to the mixture and stir.
6Preheat oven to 410/420 °F.
7Portion small mounds of batter using a pastry bag or two teaspoons on a baking tray lined with parchment paper and sprinkle with grated cheese
8Bake for 20 minutes.
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