Aromatic pumpkin casserole with garlic and breadcrumbs

Portions: 4 persons | Preparation: 65 minutes

Ordinary pumpkin casserole can be turned into a gourmet meal. Simply season with the herbs and garlic and bake in the oven with delicate cream. This autumnal dish can be conjured up and enjoyed in a relatively short time.

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Aromatic pumpkin casserole with garlic and breadcrumbs
Aromatic pumpkin casserole with garlic and breadcrumbs

Portions: 4 persons | Preparation: 65 minutes

Ordinary pumpkin casserole can be turned into a gourmet meal. Simply season with the herbs and garlic and bake in the oven with delicate cream. This autumnal dish can be conjured up and enjoyed in a relatively short time.

Please review recipe:

Ø 5 out of 5 stars ( 4 votes )

season: Autumn, Winter | region: Europe | preparation: Bake | menu: Casseroles | cuisine: French recipes

Ingredients

  • 5 garlic cloves
  • 2 tbsp butter
  • 40 g breadcrumbs
  • Salt, to taste
  • Black pepper, to taste
  • 2200 g pumpkin
  • 2-3 sprigs of parsley
  • 2-3 sprigs of thyme
  • 360 ml cream
  • 2 pinches nutmeg

Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 190°C.
  2. Have a clove of garlic in half lengthways.
  3. Melt half of the butter.
  4. Rub the garlic clove into a deep casserole dish and brush with melted butter.
  5. Heat the remaining butter in a frying pan.
  6. Add the breadcrumbs, season with salt and pepper.
  7. Fry for 2-3 minutes, stirring.
  8. Peel the pumpkin and cut into very thin slices or strips.
  9. Finely chop the herbs and the remaining garlic.
  10. Squash with herbs, Mix together the garlic, salt and pepper.
  11. Pour the vegetables into the casserole dish.
  12. Mix the cream and nutmeg, place in a saucepan and bring to the boil.
  13. Then pour over the pumpkin.
  14. Put the pumpkin in the oven and bake for 20 minutes .
  15. Then remove from the oven and give it a good stir.
  16. Return to the oven and cook for another 10-15 minutes.
  17. Sprinkle the pumpkin casserole with breadcrumbs and bake for a further 5-10 minutes until the casserole is golden.

For a very crispy crust, prepare pumpkin casserole with the breadcrumbs on the grill function.

Utensils

  • casserole
  • knife
  • cutting board
  • pan