Mocha Crémeux

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recipe by Jessica Entzel

  • Time icon
    Total Time
    4hrs 5mins
  • Serves icon
    Serves
    3
  • Calories icon
    Calories
    333

This decadent chocolate dessert is sure to impress your friends, and not just because of its fancy name. Cremeux is French for creamy, and this dessert is superbly rich and creamy. It will hold shape perfectly in a ring mold, it makes an excellent layer in a cake, or it's simply delicious set in a small cup!

recipe updated Oct 8, 2019

Ingredients

  • Silver leaf gelatin sheet icon
    Silver leaf gelatin sheet
    1
  • Coffee beans icon
    Coffee beans
    10g (about 2 tsp)
  • Heavy cream icon
    Heavy cream
    150ml (½ cup)
  • Corn syrup icon
    Corn syrup
    15g (about 2 tsp)
  • Salt icon
    Salt
    1 pinch
  • Milk chocolate icon
    Milk chocolate
    75g (about 5⅛ tbsp)

Tools

  • kCook icon Microwave
  • kCook icon Stick blender
  • kCook icon Bar spoon
  • kCook icon Small bowl
  • kCook icon Small bowl
  • kCook icon Glass measuring cup

Step preview

  1. Get a clean small bowl
  2. Fill with ice water
  3. Add silver leaf gelatin sheet to the small bowl then set aside
  4. Add coffee beans, heavy cream, corn syrup and salt to a clean glass measuring cup
  5. Heat in microwave - 30 sec
  6. Blitz briefly with stick blender
  7. Heat in microwave - 30 sec
  8. Add milk chocolate to a clean small bowl
  9. Transfer gelatin to chocolate mixture
  10. Strain cream into chocolate mixture
  11. Stir until completely melted
  12. Divide
  13. Chill in fridge until set - approx 4 hr
  14. Garnish
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