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How To Make Classic French Cheese Soufflé

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Ingredients
  Parmesan cheese 40 Gram
  Unsalted butter 3 Tablespoon (1 tablespoon for coating the ramekins)
  Flour 4 Tablespoon
  Milk 125 Gram
  Egg yolks 2 Large
  Gruyere cheese 60 Gram
  Salt 1 Pinch
  Nutmeg 1 Pinch
  Cayenne pepper 1 Pinch
  Egg whites 3 , cold
Directions

GETTING READY
1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.

MAKING
2. Coat the ramekins with butter and coat with the parmesan cheese. Refrigerate until they are ready to be used.
3. In a pan, add the butter over medium heat and wait for the butter to melt.
4. Once melted, add the flour and stir constantly. Wait for 3 minute until the flour is cooked.
5. Then, add 1/2 glass of warm milk while whisking continuously. Whisk until thick.
6. Turn off the heat and add the Gruyere cheese and whisk until the cheese melts completely.
7. Add in the egg yolks one at a time and combine with a spoon.
8. Season with salt, nutmeg and cayenne pepper.
9. In a cold stainless steel bowl, whip the egg whites until hard peaks are formed.
10. Add the egg whites in 3 batches into the cheese mix and fold until all the mixture is incorporated.
11. Add the mix into the chilled prepared ramekins and fill 3/4 of the ramekins.
12. Add the ramekins into the oven and turn down the temperature to 375 degrees Fahrenheit for 15 minutes.

SWERVING
13. Remove from the oven and serve immediately.

Things You Will Need
Ramekins with straight sides

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Medium
Cuisine: 
European
Course: 
Dessert
Taste: 
Savory
Feel: 
Cheesy
Method: 
Baked
Dish: 
Souffle
Ingredient: 
Cheese
Preparation Time: 
40 Minutes
Cook Time: 
40 Minutes
Ready In: 
0 Minutes

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