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Vanilla ice cream

Makes 1800 – 2000ml INGREDIENTS 750ml (3 cups) milk 6 egg yolks 6 egg whites 1 cup (200g) sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch 1 cup (250ml) cream, double 1 teaspoon vanilla essence PREPARATION Beat egg yolks and ¾ cup sugar until light and fluffy. Fold in cornstarch. Stir in milk, in a thin stream. Cook over […]

Chocolate coated doughnuts

Makes: 2 dozen INGREDIENTS 25g fresh yeast 1/2 cup (125ml) tepid water 2 tablespoons flour 1 tablespoon sugar For the dough 2 eggs 1 egg yolk 1/4 cup (50g) sugar 60g butter, softened 1 tablespoon finely grated lemon rind 1 tablespoon vinegar 3 cups (360g) flour 1 teaspoon salt For the coating 200g couverture chocolate […]

Chocolate foam

Serves: 6 INGREDIENTS ¾ cup (100g) cocoa 50g butter, softened 1 cup dulce de leche ( creamy caramel) ½ cup walnuts, chopped 1 tablespoon cognac (French brandy) 3 egg yolks 3 egg whites 3 tablespoons sugar 100g amaretti ( almond cookies), crushed PREPARATION Place sugar, dulce de leche and butter in a saucepan and cook […]

Vanilla cream pie

Serves: 8 or 10 INGREDIENTS For the pastry 2 cups flour (240grams) ½ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 3 teaspoons sugar 1 egg yolk 120 grams butter or margarine 3 tablespoons cognac (milk, water, orange juice) Vanilla cream ½ cup flour (60grams) 1 cup sugar (200grams) 6 egg yolks 3 cups hot milk (750cc.) […]

Infallible express delight

COMMENT This recipe is so easy that an 8-year-old can prepare it without any difficulty. It’s even easier than preparing a cake with a pack of cake mixture. It has been gently contributed by Titina, from Argentine. INGREDIENTS 1cup (250ml) cream, double 2 eggs 1 cup (200g) sugar 1 ½ cups (180g) self raising flour, […]