Buttermilk Panna Cotta

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recipe by Jessica Entzel None

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    Total Time
    6hrs 20mins
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based on 6 ratings

This is one of my husband's favorite desserts. I made him this for Valentine's Day when we first started dating, with fresh strawberries and strawberry fluid gel. It was love at first bite!

recipe updated Oct 20, 2018


  • Silver leaf gelatin sheet icon
    Silver leaf gelatin sheet
    x 4
  • Heavy cream icon
    Heavy cream
  • Granulated sugar icon
    Granulated sugar
  • Vanilla bean icon
    Vanilla bean
  • Buttermilk icon


  • kCook icon Whisk
  • kCook icon Stove
  • kCook icon Glass measuring cup
  • kCook icon Saucepan
  • kCook icon Large mixing bowl

Step preview

  1. Fill a large mixing bowl with ice water
  2. Bloom silver leaf gelatin sheet then set aside
  3. Get a clean saucepan
  4. Add heavy cream
  5. Add granulated sugar
  6. Add scraped, halved vanilla bean
  7. Heat until boiling and turn off heat
  8. Transfer gelatin to mixture
  9. Whisk until dissolved
  10. Get a clean glass measuring cup
  11. Add buttermilk
  12. Whisk milk mixture into mixture
  13. Strain with sieve
  14. Divide evenly
  15. Chill in fridge for approx 6h until set
  16. Decorate
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