How to make Red Pepper and Baked Egg Galettes -

A lip smacking savory pastry stuffed with red bell pepper and a layer of egg.

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Red bell pepper (लाल शिमला मिर्च ), Eggs (अंडे)

Cuisine : French

Course : Snacks and Starters

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Red Pepper and Baked Egg Galettes

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French cuisine consists of cooking traditions and practices from France. At one time French cuisine was heavily influenced by Italian cuisine.  It was in the 17th century that some chefs led a movement that developed France’s own indigenous style by shifting it away from its foreign influences. Cheese and wine are a major part of the cuisine, playing different roles regionally and nationally, with many variations.
French cuisine was codified in the 20th century as the modern haute cuisine. Knowledge of French cooking has contributed significantly to Western cuisines and its criteria are used widely in Western cookery school boards and culinary education. 
French regional cuisine is characterized by its extreme diversity and style. Traditionally, each region of France has its own distinctive cuisine.

Prep Time : 41-50 minutes

Cook time : 31-40 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Red Pepper and Baked Egg Galettes Recipe

  • Red bell pepper cut into juliennes 2 medium

  • Eggs 5

  • puff pastry sheet, thawed 1

  • Onions cut into thick slices 2 small

  • Fresh thyme sprigs 1-2

  • Cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Olive oil 2 tablespoons

  • Salt to taste

  • Crushed black peppercorns to taste

Method

Step 1

Preheat oven to 200°C.

Step 2

Combine the peppers, onions, torn thyme sprigs, cumin powder, olive oil, salt and crushed peppercorns in a bowl and mix well. Spread it on a baking tray.

Step 3

Put the baking tray in preheated oven and roast for fifteen to twenty minutes, stirring occasionally.

Step 4

Roll out the puff pastry and cut four six inch squares. Transfer onto a baking tray and make a one-fourth inch border using a knife. Prick the inside of the square and refrigerate for twenty-five to thirty minutes.

Step 5

Break one egg in a bowl and beat well.

Step 6

Remove the pastry from the fridge and brush beaten egg on top. Put the roasted vegetables in the center and transfer on a baking tray.

Step 7

Put the baking tray in preheated oven and bake for ten minutes or till sides turn light golden.

Step 8

Remove from the oven and make space in the center.

Step 9

Break one egg in each square and sprinkle some salt and crushed peppercorns on top. Put the baking tray back into preheated oven and bake for six to eight minutes or until the egg is set.

Step 10

Serve hot.

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