Baklava

Baklava

Made with :

R8

R8

R5 Plus

R5 Plus

Ingredients

Ingredients: 8 sheets filo pastry (or 160 g thinly-rolled puff pastry) • 350 g shelled pistachios • 100 g butter. For the 30 syrup: 150 g sugar • 150 cl water • orange flower water • Juice of 1 lemon



Preparation

Preparation : Chop the pistachios in the cutter bowl. Melt the butter and brush the filo pastry with it (set aside). Lay half the pastry sheets on the bottom of a buttered dish. Scatter the pistachio nuts over the pastry. Cover with the remaining filo pastry. Bake for 45 minutes at a temperature of 170 °C (gas mark 3), then at 210 °C (gas mark 6) for 10 minutes. To make the syrup: Heat the sugar and water to obtain a syrupy consistency. Remove from the heat and add the orange flower water (to taste) and lemon juice. When the cake is cooked, drench with syrup and cut into diamond shapes.