Stir in flour until smooth; gradually add the broth, cream, salt, pepper and nutmeg. Bake, allowing an extra 15 minutes, until piping hot. Bake in the oven for 1 hour, until the gratin is bubbling, its top bronzed in places. Heat oven to 180C/160C fan/gas 4. Fennel Gratin . Comforting creamy fennel, onions, garlic & Parmesan. “You can vary the number and size of bulbs for this; just adjust the dish size and cooking time. Potato Gratin with Fennel . If you've never tried fennel, but want to, this is the dish for you. Whisk the mustard into the heavy cream and pour over the fennel mixture. Pour over the cream mixture and finely grate over the remaining Parmesan. 8,7. Cut fennel into slim wedges (no more than 1.5cm at their thickest), removing any tough central core. Trim and quarter the fennel bulbs, then lay in a roasting dish, scatter over the tomatoes and caraway seeds. 0 (0) 125 mins. thyme in a large bowl. Place rack in upper third of oven; preheat to 400°. 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