Chocolate, peach, hazelnuts

COCOA SPONGE CAKE

Ingredients Preparation
  • 125g
    granulated sugar
  • 200g
    whole hazelnuts
  • 300g
    eggs
  • 125g
    caster sugar
  • 55g
    weak flour
  • 20g
    Cocoa powder Selection 22
  • 5g
    yeast
  • 100g
    almond flour
  • 250g
    melted butter
  • 10g
    amaretto liqueur

Caramelize the hazelnuts with the sugar. Leave to cool.
Use a coupé to crush the caramelized hazelnuts together with the other solids except for the caster sugar.
Mix the egg with the caster sugar until everything has completely dissolved.
Add the Amaretto.
Mix together liquids and solids.
Lastly, homogenize by adding the butter. Leave to rest for one hour.
Spread on a baking tray to a thickness of 0.4 cm. Bake at 180ºC.

PATE A BOMBE

Ingredients Preparation
  • 120g
    pasteurized egg yolks
  • 50g
    pasteurized egg(s)
  • 90g
    caster sugar
  • 60g
    water

Place everything in a bowl. Cook in bain-marie to 82ºC.

HAZELNUT MOUSSE

Ingredients Preparation
  • 220g
    cream
  • 450g
    Hazelnut praliné
  • 100g
    pure hazelnut paste
  • 5piece(s)
    gelatin
  • 500g
    soft whipped cream
  • 140g
    pâte à bombe

Boil the cream.
Heat the paste and the praline in bain-marie so it tempers.
Mix with the cream and add the gelatin, previously melted in the microwave.
Add the semi-whipped cream. Finish off the pâte à bombe.

PEACH GEL

Ingredients Preparation
  • 250g
    peach(es)
  • 25g
    sugar
  • 80g
    white peach puree
  • 1piece(s)
    vanilla
  • 1piece(s)
    gelatin leaves

Peel and cut the peach into regular 5 mm cubes. Caramelize the sugar and add the peach. Sautée. Remove from the heat and mix with the hot purée and the vanilla pulp.
Add the gelatin leaves previously soaked in cold water and ice.
Gelify in 12 cm x 5 mm discs. Freeze.

OCUMARE MOUSSE

Ingredients Preparation
  • 240g
    cream
  • 240g
    Ocumare
  • 80g
    egg yolks
  • 370g
    soft whipped cream

Heat the cream and egg yolks to 82ºC.
Add the couverture and mix until everything is homogenized and melted.
Mix with the the semi-whipped cream.

COCOA GLAZE

Ingredients Preparation
  • 110g
    water
  • 50g
    liquid glucose
  • 100g
    dextrose
  • 110g
    35% cream
  • 25g
    nonfat dry milk
  • 350g
    sugar
  • 140g
    Cocoa powder Selection 22
  • 250g
    cold neutral gelatine
  • 16piece(s)
    gelatin leaves

Place the water, glucose and dextrose in a pan. Heat to 40ºC.
Add the cream, powdered milk, sugar and powdered cocoa.
Leave to cook until the mixture starts to boil. Remove from the heat and add the gelatin leaves previously soaked.
Mix thoroughly using the food processor at low speed (do not add air).
Add the neutral gelatin and continue mixing. Leave to rest and glaze at 35ºC.

FALSE PEACH STONE

Ingredients Preparation
  • 100g
    Jade
  • 50g
    Istak
  • 20g
    Cocoa butter
  • 50g
    raw almond powder
  • Q.S.
    Polignac almonds

Melt the chocolates and the cocoa butter separately. Combine them.
Add the almond praline. Temper the mixture at 24ºC.
Pour the mixture into the mould, inserting a Polignac almond inside.
Leave to crystallize and remove from the mould

POLIGNAC ALMOND

Ingredients Preparation
  • 100g
    raw Largueta almonds
  • 50g
    sugar
  • 50g
    glucose
  • 100g
    water

Make a syrup with the glucose, sugar and water. When it boils, add the almonds and cover the pan. Remove from the heat.
Leave to cool and drain the almonds.
Return the syrup to the heat and repeat the operation once more.
When cooled, drain and toast them in the oven at 145ºC until completely crispy.

ASSEMBLY

Place a layer of Ocumare mousse in the bottom of the mould. Next, add a disc of sponge cake, pressing down so the walls rise. Cover with a thin layer of hazelnut mousse, then place a disc of peach gel on top.
Fill with hazelnut mousse making a thin layer. Next, add another layer of Ocumare mousse and place a disc of sponge cake on top.
Freeze.
Remove from the mould.
Heat the glaze and glaze at 35ºC. Decorate with a false stone.

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