Namelaka Lime Cream With Candied Raspberries

Made with Ivoire 35%

Recipe from l’Ecole du Grand Chocolat

4 steps

makes approx 20 Desserts

Recipe Step by Step


Genoa Bread

590g whole eggs
185g dry butter 84% fat
110g cake flour
8g baking powder
100g almond batons

Whip the eggs with the almond paste, heating gently to 40-45°C. Meanwhile, melt the butter and sift the flour with the baking powder. As soon as the egg mixture has reached the ribbon stage, mix a little of it with the melted butter. Combine everything, gently folding in the flour and baking powder. Pour into a 40 x 60cm frame, sprinkle with almond batons and bake in a convection oven at 180-190°C.

Ivoire Lime Namelaka Cream

300g whole milk
15g Glucose
3 leaves of Gelatin
595g whipping cream 35% fat
510g IVOIRE 35%
6 limes zested

Melt the chocolate at 45-50°C and add the glucose. Bring the milk to the boil and infuse with the lemon zests. Add the soaked and strained gelatin. Strain. Gradually pour onto the melted chocolate until glossy and elastic. Add the chilled cream and blend for a few seconds. Leave to set in the refrigerator, overnight if possible.

Semi-Confit Of Fresh Raspberries

1000g raspberry pulp
caster sugar
lemon juice
raspberry brandy
600g fresh raspberries

Bring the raspberry pulp to a simmer. Add sugar, lemon juice and raspberry brandy to taste. Add the fresh raspberries, stir and set aside in the refrigerator, overnight if possible.

Lemon Opaline

675g confectioner’s fondant
450g glucose
30g dry butter 84% fat
3 lemon zests

Cook the fondant with the glucose until it colors slightly. Add the butter and the lemon zests and pour onto a silicone mat and leave to cool. Process to a powder and store in a dry place. Sprinkle onto a Silpat mat and then place in a preheated oven at 140-150°C. As soon as the powder melts and becomes glossy, remove from the oven and cool again. Store in a dry place.

Assembly and finishing

Cut out 10 x 3.5cm rectangles of Genoa Bread.
Use a piping bag with a rectangular nozzle to pipe a strip of Lime Namelaka Cream.
Add a strip of Genoa Bread and add two dashes of Lemon Opaline in between.
Add a few Semi-Confit Raspberries and a dash of Raspberry Sauce.