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Raspberry Choux: a delicate pastry experience with succulent diplomat cream and fresh raspberries

Raspberry Choux: a delicate pastry experience with succulent diplomat cream and fresh raspberries

Embark on a delicious gastronomic adventure with Choux Framboise, a sophisticated French pastry that combines the crunch of choux pastry with the silky creaminess of crème diplomate, all topped off with a fresh raspberry. This elegant dessert not only pleases the palate but also dazzles the eyes, making it a perfect addition to any dessert table.

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Why you'll love it:
The light and airy texture of the choux pastry combined with the rich and creamy diplomatic cream offers a balanced and delicious taste experience. Fresh raspberry not only adds a burst of flavor, but also introduces a nice textural contrast. These individual pastries aren't just desserts; they are works of art that highlight the finesse of French pastry.

Perfect occasion:
Raspberry Cabbage is ideal for afternoon tea, elegant evenings or as a refined dessert during dinners. They are also perfect for celebrations such as birthdays, weddings or any event where you want to impress your guests with exquisite craftsmanship and exceptional flavors.

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Decorating Tips:
Each Raspberry Choux can be dusted with powdered sugar for a snowy effect, adding a touch of sophistication. For a more colorful presentation, accompany each pastry with a few extra raspberries and mint leaves on the serving platter. If desired, drizzle with a raspberry coulis to enhance the visual appeal and deepen the raspberry flavor.

  • Ingredients:
    • For the Diplomate Cream (Filling):
      • 2 egg yolks
      • 60 grams of sugar
      • 25 grams of cornstarch
      • 250 grams of milk
      • 1 vanilla pod
      • 180 grams of cream
      • Raspberries for decoration
    • For the choux pastry:
      • 65 ml of water
      • 25 grams of unsalted butter
      • replaces the word nice with emptych of salt
      • 35 grams of all-purpose flour
      • 1 egg
    • For the cabbages:
      • 60 grams of soft butter
      • 50 grams of brown sugar
      • 60 grams of flour
  • Instructions:
    1. Diplomat Cream:
      • In a bowl, whisk together the egg yolks, sugar and cornstarch.
      • Heat the milk with the vanilla pod in a saucepan, then gradually pour it into the egg mixture, stirring continuously.
      • Return the mixture to the pan and cook until thickened. Remove from heat and let cool for 2 hours.
      • Whip the cream to stiff peaks and stir into the cooled milk mixture.
    2. Cabbage :
      • Beat the butter and sugar together. Stir in the flour to form a smooth dough.
      • Roll out the dough between two sheets of baking paper to a thickness of 0.4 cm. Refrigerate 1 hour.
    3. Choux pastry :
      • In a saucepan, heat the water, butter and salt until the butter melts. Add the flour and stir until a ball of dough forms.
      • After cooling for 5 minutes, whisk in the egg until smooth. Fill a piping bag with the dough.
      • Spread the dough on a baking sheet, placing the chilled choux pastry circles on top.
      • Bake at 190°C (374°F) for 20-25 minutes until golden brown. Keep the oven door slightly ajar with a wooden spoon to let heat escape.
    4. Assembly:
      • Make a small hole on each cooled pastry, inject with Crème Diplomate and garnish with a fresh raspberry. Sprinkle lightly with powdered sugar.

Savor these exquisite Raspberry Choux, a testimony to the art of French pastry, perfect to offer you, and your guests, a taste of elegance and refinement!

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