Crosnes with Truffled Cream

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  • Serves


    as a Side Dish
    • Difficulty


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By Diane Morgan

Published 2012

  • About

Pascal Sauton, my wonderful friend and a highly regarded French chef in Portland, Oregon, spent a day with me and my assistant, Andrea, showing us how to clean, parboil, and cook crosnes. With a big smile and jolly laugh, he said, “Crosnes in cream is a classic preparation, but crosnes in truffled cream is even better.” He brought along a jar of black truffle tapenade that he likes to use at the restaurant and used it to infuse the sauce with a heady truffle flavor. Look for the tapenade at