- 2 packets wine biscuits finely crumbled
- 150 grams butter melted (approx)
- 1 egg and 1 egg yolk
- 250 grams mascarpone/cream cheese
- 1/8 cup castor sugar
- 1tbsp grated truffle
- 200 grams good quality dark chocolate
- 3 egg yolks
- 1tbsp castor sugar
- 200 mls cream
Truffle cream and chocolate mousse in a biscuit crumb shells. Makes 30
NOTE: Infuse eggs and mascarpone with black truffle 1—3 days prior to making
METHOD – Biscuit shells
Mix wine biscuits and melted butter and press into muffin trays and chill
Beat eggs with the sugar then cook gently over hot water whisking continually. Cool a little and beat into the mascarpone. Add truffle and beat. Cool
Chocolate mousse (your favourite choc mousse recipe ) or…
Melt chocolate over boiling water and cool a little, beat the egg yolks and sugar and add to chocolate, whip cream and fold into chocolate mix. Let cool but not set.
Spoon or pipe truffle cream into shells then dollop a generous amount of mousse on top.
Let chill before serving.