Romertopf Cheese Souffle Recipe


Preparation Time10 MinCooking Time1 Hr 10 Min
Ready In1 Hr 20 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageServings4
MethodMain Ingredient


 Butter3 Ounce
 Flour3 Ounce
 Milk1⁄2 Pint
 Finely chopped parsley2 Tablespoon
 Grated cheese2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Grated nutmeg1 Pinch
 Salt To Taste
 Pepper To Taste

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 539 Calories from Fat 329

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 37 g57.5%

Saturated Fat 22.9 g114.6%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 106.6 mg

Sodium 1084.2 mg45.2%

Total Carbohydrates 23 g7.5%

Dietary Fiber 0.86 g3.5%

Sugars 3.9 g

Protein 29 g57.1%

Vitamin A 30% Vitamin C 16.6%

Calcium 77.9% Iron 11.3%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1) Preheat the oven to 400F. Grease the soaked romertorpf with a little butter.

2) In a saucepan, melt butter. Add in the flour. Stir well for about three minutes. Do not let the flour brown.
3) Slowly, pour in the milk. Allow the mixture to come to a boil.
4) Keep stirring to make sure no lumps remain. Cook till the sauce thickens slightly.
5) When the sauce reaches the desired consistency, add in the egg yolks and grated cheese.
6) Sprinkle the top with grated nutmeg, salt and pepper.
7)In a bowl, beat the egg whites to form stiff peaks. Gently fold in the egg whites into the sauce.
8) Add in the egg mixture into the greased romertorpf. Cover and cook for about 55 minutes.

9) Serve the Cheese Souffle hot, garnished with chopped parsley.
10) Serve fresh salad on the side.