Flan de Pommes d’Amour

Baked Tomato Custard

Preparation info

  • 4

    • Difficulty


Appears in

A Table in Provence

A Table in Provence

By Leslie Forbes

Published 1987

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This custard, with its pleasing layers of green courgettes/zucchini & red tomatoes, is very good, with roasts & poultry.


  • 2 courgettes/zucchini, cut in ¼ in/5 mm slices crosswise
  • 2 eggs & 2 eggs yolks


Preheat oven to 350°F/180°C/gas 4 & blanch courgettes. Beat together eggs, tomato coulis, cream, tarragon, salt & pepper. Grease 4 small metal cocottes & into them layer courgettes & tomatoes (alternately). Divide the beaten egg mixture between the four dishes & pla