Butternut squash and chestnut crumble: the easy recipe from Alexia Duchêne – Télé Loisirs.fr

The young chef has entrusted us with her original recipe for a salty crumble with very autumnal flavors!

Alexia Duchêne became known to the public by participating in Top chef in 2019. The one who was second in the kitchen with the Italian chef Giovanni Passerini, had been chosen by Helene Darroze to enter the culinary competition, then had been drafted by Jean-Francois Trap. By participating in the show of M6, Alexia Duchêne wanted to show that cooking is not just about technique: "It's a matter of sensitivity, of touching people and I don't think you need any technique for that. " His culinary universe? Cuisine based on emotion, modern and based on taste. Discover his savory crumble recipe.

Butternut squash and chestnut crumble

For 4 people. Preparation: 20 minutes. Cooking: 35 minutes


  • 1 butternut squash
  • 100 g of chestnuts in a jar
  • 100g of flour
  • 100 g of parmesan
  • 100 g of soft butter
  • some young shoots
  • 2 tbsp. tablespoons of olive oil
  • salt pepper

Preheat the oven to 200 ° C. Peel and cut the butternut squash into slices. Chop the chestnuts very roughly. On a baking sheet lined with parchment paper, lay out the squash slices and chestnuts, drizzle with olive oil, salt and pepper and bake for about 15 minutes.

In a salad bowl, pour the flour, Parmesan cheese and butter and sand with your fingers. Place the squash and roasted chestnuts in individual ramekins and arrange the crumble on top. Lower the oven to 180 ° C and bake for about 20 minutes (the crumble should be golden).

Serve the crumble sprinkled with a burst of chestnuts and young shoots.

Other recipes from chef Alexia Duchêne: This recipe is the result of the collaboration between the chef Alexia Duchêne and the super premium Gray Goose vodka. On this occasion, Alexia Duchêne has devised recipes to accompany several cocktails and offers a food pairing menu accessible to all and easy to make at home. Discover his recipes on the digital platform La Cuisine à Cocktails.

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