Tuesday 18 January 2022


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  • For 6 people


1/ For the coffee crémeux


  • 50 g milk
  • 15 g roasted coffee beans
  • 50 g cream
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 35 g dark chocolate 57%
  • 7 g sugar

Heat the milk, sugar and cream with the roasted coffee beans. Leave to infuse overnight.

The next day, heat this mixture and add the egg yolks.
Heat to 84 °C. Pour in the melted chocolate and mix.

2/ For the orange & mandarin compote


  • 2 oranges
  • 25 g mandarin puree
  • 20 g sugar
  • 1 g pectin 325 NH

Blanch the oranges in advance.
Cut the oranges into slices approximately 1.5 mm thick. Cut them in half and cook with the sugar and pectin for about 5 minutes.
Add a little vanilla to taste.

3/ For the coffee mousse


  • 1 egg yolk
  • 25 g sugar syrup
  • 5.5 g masse gélatine (gelatine dissolved in 5 times its weight of water)
  • 15 g cream 35%
  • 25 g dark chocolate 57%
  • 20 g Arriba chocolate
  • 90 g cream 40%, whipped

Make a pâte à bombe using the sugar syrup and egg yolks: Heat the syrup to 121 °C, pour onto the yolks and whisk up in the mixer.

Make a ganache with the chocolates and the 35% cream: Heat the cream to 70 °C, pour onto the chocolate and mix.
Add the melted gelatine at 35 °C to the pâte à bombe. Incorporate the ganache at the same temperature.
Finish with the whipped 40% cream.

4/ For the coffee flourless biscuit


  • 20 g half-and-half ground almonds/icing sugar
  • 2 g instant coffee
  • 1 egg white
  • 1 egg yolk
  • 20 g sugar

Whisk the egg whites with the sugar.
Dissolve the coffee in the egg yolk and whisk this too.
Mix the yolks and whites together. Gently fold in the ground almonds to finish.
Bake at 180 °C for 12 minutes.

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