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Cherry Clafoutis

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5 from 6 votes
Prep Time: 10 mins
Cook Time: 30 mins
Resting Time: 40 mins
Serves 8
This cherry clafoutis recipe is a delicious summer dessert! Recipe from Diala's Kitchen by Diala Canelo. Reprinted with permission.


  • 3 eggs
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • ½ cup whole milk Greek yogurt
  • cup granulated sugar
  • ½ cup all-purpose flour
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon almond extract
  • 1/4 cup melted butter
  • Zest of ½ lemon
  • 1 cup pitted sweet cherries or tart cherries
  • powdered sugar, for dusting
  • Toasted sliced raw almonds, for serving


  • In a medium bowl, combine the eggs, milk, yogurt, granulated sugar, flour, salt, vanilla, and almond extract. Whisk until just mixed. Add the melted butter and lemon zest and stir until thoroughly combined. Cover with plastic wrap and let sit for 30 minutes.
  • Preheat the oven to 350°F and grease eight 6-ounce ramekins.
  • Divide the batter among the ramekins. Spread a layer of cherries on top of the batter.
  • Bake for 30 to 35 minutes until lightly golden brown and barely set in the middle. Let sit for 10 minutes before serving.
  • To serve, dust with powdered sugar and sprinkle with almonds.