Thursday, August 28, 2008

@ddicted to Black & White Chocolate Mousse Cake


Recipe adapted from Alex Goh - Baking Code

Prepare 2 pieces 1 cm thick & 18 cm round chocolate sponge cake.

DARK CHOCOLATE MOUSSE
Ingredient A
50 gm milk
1 tsp instant coffee powder

Ingredient B
20 gm sugar
1 egg yolk

Ingredient C
60 gm dark couverture (melted)
I use cooking chocolate

Ingredient D
2 tsp gelatine
30 gm water

Ingredient E
140 gm whipped topping cream

WHITE CHOCOLATE MOUSSE
Ingredient A
50 gm milk

Ingredient B
20 gm Sugar
1 egg yolk

Ingredient C
60 gm white couverture (melted)
I use white cooking chocolate

Ingredient D
2 tsp gelatine
30 gm water

Ingredient E
140 gm whipped topping cream


Method:
  1. Dark chocolate mousse:Cook ingredients A until it boils. Add into ingredients B, mix until well-blended. Continue to cook for 1 minute. Add in ingredients C, mix until well combined. Mix ingredients D until well blended & place it over double boiler, cook until gelatine has melted. Add it into the above mixture, mix until well-blended. Cool over ice water to 30C. Add in ingredients E, mix until well incorporated.
  2. Place 1 layer of cake on the bottom of the 20 cm round ring mould. Pour some dark chocolate mousse onto the cake. Top with second layer of cake. Keep in the fridge for 15 minutes while preparing the white chocolate mousse.
  3. White Chocolate Mousse: Cook ingredients A until it boils. Add into ingredients B, mix until well-blended. Continue to cook for 1 minute. Add in ingredients C, mix until well combined. Mix ingredients D until well blended & place it over double boiler, cook until gelatine has melted. Add it into the above mixture, mix until well-blended. Cool over ice water to 30C. Add in ingredients E, mix until well incorporated.
  4. Remove the cake from fridge & pour the white chocolate mousse on top. Keep in the fridge to let it set.
  5. Unmould & dust with some cocoa powder. Decorate with cream rosettes & chocolate shaving.

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2 comments:

Kok said...

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angie said...

aiyo this black and white choc mousse looks so yummy..makes me lau chui nua..when we mau bikin? :)