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Monday, April 25, 2011


Profiteroles are small puffy breads or rolls. They are also known as cream puffs. They have air pockets inside them. This is very easy dough to make and is used to make Eclairs, European donuts among other things.

Profiteroles are served with sweet cream, chocolate sauce, powdered sugar, caramel, or with ice cream. They are very yummyyy with savory filling too.


  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 cup Unsalted Butter, cut into pieces
  • 1/2 cup All-purpose flour
  • 3 Large Eggs
  • 3 tbsp Parmesan Cheese,
  • 3 tbsp Asiago Cheese,
  • Pinch Black Pepper, ground
  • Pinch of Oregano
  • Pinch Salt


1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.

2. Heat souce pan on medium-hight heat. Bring water to a boil.

3. Add buter and salt, melt it completely.

4. Add flour and stir for 1 minutes on medium heat.

5. Crack 1 egg at a time in the dough.

6. Mix very well with wooden spoon.

7. Add parmesan, asiago cheese, pepper, and oregno, and mix.

8. Transfer dough to a ziplock and snip one corner. Pipe 1 inch mounds two inch apart.

9. Bake them for 35-40 minutes.

10. Allow the profiteroles to cool completely.

11. Cut off the top of Profiteroles and fill them with your favorite filling and serve.



Hari Chandana said...

Lovely recipe.. thanks for sharing !!
Indian Cuisine

Priya said...

Profiteroles are my fav, looks cute and prefect..

Nitha said...

Perfect profiteroles...

Premalatha Aravindhan said...

Healthy snacks,luks Delicious...

aipi said...

Wow - they came out soooo PERFECT- flaky n light!
Awesome job here..
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Panchpakwan said...

Looks delicious..perectly baked.

Swathi said...

they looks awesome.

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said...

That is new and they look great. As you said, a blank slate for many ideas of fillings :)

Sukanya Ramkumar said...

Wow... Savory profiteroles... Sounds so good. Nice recipe. Turned out perfect for u.... YUM!

Padma said...

They look so perfect. Delicious one.

Cham said...

It has been long time, i had profiterole. That looks perfect!

Namratha said...

Have something for you on my blog, do check :)

Sharmilee! :) said...

This is totally new to me...quite interesting too..Good snack idea

Preety said...

looks yumm