Earlgrey Madeleines

Everytime i think of madeleines i remember one of my favorites Jacques Brel's song Madeleine . Madeleines are french classical sweets that are coming in vogue again lately with revisited versions from the biggest French "Chef pâtissier" , so i decided to reinvent the flavors of this popular sweet which is classicaly perfumed with orange blossoms water and replace it with a flowery earlgrey infusion for more depth ...

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earlgrey madeleine

PREP TIME15 min
COOK Time15 min
TOTAL Time30 min

INGREDIENTS

  • 65 gr flour
  • 40 gr sugar
  • 25 gr melted butter
  • 20 gr heavy cream
  • 1 egg
  • 6 gr baking pouder
  • 10 gr earlgrey tea
  • 3 gr dried edible flowers petals
  • pinch of salt

INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Start by heating the heavy cream until it reaches a boiling temperature then use it to infuse the earlgrey tea for at least 15 min .
  2. In a bowl , mix the egg and sugar until it turns to a light yellow color then add the melted butter and continue mixing .
  3. Add the infused heavy cream .
  4. Gradually add the sifted dry ingredients and keep mixing until it is fully incorepated .
  5. Fold in some of the dried petals and sprinkle the rest on top before baking.
  6. In a 190 C preheated oven , bake your madeleines in a madeleine tray and don't forget to fill only 2/3 of it .
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