Charred broad beans with St. Jorge cheese and brioche crumbs

servings4
2 hours 30 minutes

Ingredients

Charred beans

  • 4 broad bean pods
  • olive oil
  • salt

Pea purée

  • 200g of dill
  • 50ml of grapeseed oil
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 200g of frozen peas
  • 3 tbsp of lemon juice

Brioche crumbs

  • 1 brioche loaf

To plate

  • 2 slices of St. Jorge cheese
  • 2 sprigs of dill

Method

1
To make the brioche crumbs, cut the crusts off the loaf and make the inside into crumbs. Put them on a baking tray and toast under the grill until golden
  • 1 brioche loaf
2
To prepare the broad beans, char the pods under the grill. Once charred, open the pods with scissors and remove the beans
  • 4 broad bean pods
3
Reserve the pods and peel the beans. Transfer the beans to a bowl and season with olive oil and salt
  • olive oil
  • salt
4
To put together the pea purée, make a dill oil by blitzing the dill in the grapeseed oil with 1 teaspoon of the salt. Pour into a pan and cook until the dark green oil separates off from the dill paste
  • 200g of dill
  • 50ml of grapeseed oil
  • 1 tsp salt
5
Put 4 tablespoons of the dill oil in a blender with the peas, lemon juice and 1 teaspoon of salt and whizz to a purée
  • 200g of frozen peas
  • 3 tbsp of lemon juice
  • 1 tsp salt
6
Put a spoonful of the crumbs on each plate. Carefully put the beans back into each pod and make dots of pea purée between each bean. Put on the plate and garnish with the crumbled pieces of cheese and torn sprigs of dill
  • 2 slices of St. Jorge cheese
  • 2 sprigs of dill