Pistachio Blancmanges

Pistachio Blancmanges
Photo by Miki Duisterhof


  • chopped unsalted pistachios
  • 1 ½ cups shelled unsalted pistachios (not dyed red)
  • 1/8 teaspoon almond extract
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1 thin fine-weave kitchen towel (not terry cloth)
  • 8 4-oz oval or round metal molds or ceramic ramekins
  • ½ cup sugar
  • + 4 more ingredients
    • 1 cup heavy cream
    • brandied poached peaches
    • 1 ¾ cups whole milk
    • 1 ¾ teaspoons unflavored gelatin

Put oven rack in middle position and preheat to 350°F. Oil molds and line bottom of each with an oval of wax paper. Spread pistachios on a baking sheet and toast until nuts are fragrant but not colored, 4 to 5 minutes. Transfer to a bowl and cool completely. Rub off and discard any skins. Blend n...

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