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Cheesy chard gratin

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  • Serves 4
Delicious side dish that would go well with roast chicken


  • Bunch of chard about 350g/111/2oz
  • 150ml/1/4pt double cream
  • 1tbsp wholegrain mustard
  • 140g/5oz gruyere coarsely grated
  • Butter for greasing
  • 2tbsp finely grated Parmesan


  • STEP 1
    Heat oven to 200c/180cfan/gas6. Strip the chard leaves from the stalks.then cut the stalks into sticks.Bring a pan of water to the boil and cook the stalks for 3-4 mins until starting to soften.then throw in the leaves for a few moments too so that they just wilt drain well
  • STEP 2
    Mix the cream with the mustard then toss through the chard with most of the gruyere.grease a medium gratin dish spread the chard mix over,then scatter with the remaining gruyere and the Parmesan.Bake for 30mins until bubbling and golden.Serve straight from the dish .

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