Les Merveilleux

Episode #3 - Les Merveilleux
Recipes by Chef Educator Ruth Latorre

Swiss Meringue

  • 8 ounces Egg Whites
  • 1 pound (2 cups) Granulated Sugar

1. Mix eggs and sugar in a mixing bowl.

2. Warm to 110 degrees over hot water bath, whisking constantly.

3. Place bowl onto stand mixer with whip attachment. Whip at high speed until glossy and thick and peaks stand up straight.

4. Pipe on to pan with template using piping bag and round tip.

5. Bake in a 200-degree oven for about 45 minutes, or until firm and dry—not brown. Cool.

Whipped Cream

  • 1 pint Heavy Cream (40 percent fat)
  • ¼ cup 10x Sugar (sifted)

1. In a cold mixing bowl (place in freezer for 30 minutes) whip cream until bubbles form and then add sifted sugar.

2. Continue whipping until soft peaks form.

3. Put into piping bag with star tip. Sandwich three high, making sure the second and third meringue discs are upside down with the flat side facing up.

4. Freeze for 30 minutes.

5. Ice sides with whipped cream.

6. Roll in toppings of choice and enjoy!

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