- Allergic Living - http://allergicliving.com -

Gluten-Free Fresh Raspberry and Fig Galette

Posted By Allergic Living On 2010/07/02 @ 3:34 pm In Celiac, Gluten-free,Dessert,DFCF,Eggs,Fish,GF Baking,Milk/Dairy,Mustard,Other Legumes,Peanut,Pies, Squares,Pies, Squares,Sesame,Shellfish,Soy,Sulphites,Thanksgiving,Tree Nuts,Wheat | No Comments

Gallette [1]Serves 8-10
Free of: Gluten and all top allergens, except optional egg and dairy.

Ingredients

Filling

  • 10 fresh figs, quartered
  • 1 cup (250 mL) fresh raspberries
  • 4 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 large egg yolk [optional]

Pastry

  • 1⅓ cups (320 mL) rice flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1⁄3 cup (80 mL) vegetable shortening, chilled and diced
  • 1⁄3 cup (80 mL) butter, chilled and diced [for dairy-free, omit butter and use 2/3 cup (160 mL) shortening.]
  • 3 tbsp ice water

Method

  1. In a food processor, pulse together flour, salt, shortening and butter (if using). Add water 1 tbsp at a time until dough forms.
  2. Turn dough out onto counter, gently form into a disk. Chill in refrigerator for one hour.
  3. Pre-heat oven to 425°F. Remove dough from fridge and place between 2 sheets of wax paper. Roll out to a 12-inch circle and place into a 10-inch round baking dish, gently pushing into sides and bottom. Do not trim excess dough.
  4. To make the filling, toss figs and raspberries with sugar. Place mixture into pastry, leaving a 2-inch border around the outside edge.
  5. Fold pastry edges over fruit. Brush with egg yolk (if using). Sprinkle with white sugar.
  6. Bake 25-30 minutes, until pastry is golden brown.
  7. Transfer to cooling rack. Serve gallette warm with ice cream or dairy-free whipped topping.

For traditional recipe, click here [2].
Recipe by Simon Clarke

Food photography by Chris Gonzaga

First published in Allergic Living magazine, Winter 2009.
To order that issue or to subscribe, click here [3].

© Copyright AGW Publishing Inc.


Article printed from Allergic Living: http://allergicliving.com

URL to article: http://allergicliving.com/2010/07/02/dessert-gluten-free-raspberry-and-fig-galette/

URLs in this post:

[1] Image: http://allergicliving.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/Gallette.jpg

[2] here: http://www.allergicliving.com/features.asp?copy_id=225

[3] here: http://allergicliving.com/subscribe.asp

Copyright © 2010 Allergic Living. All rights reserved.