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This is a classic French pastry recipe. Although it may seem a little technical at first, it is


12 servings

Category: Deserts

Origin: France

Difficulty: Normal

Price: Bon marché

preps: 720 minutes

cooking: 20 minutes

temperature: 180C Celcius

Step - 1 | Genoise


4 units Eggs


125 grams Flour


125 grams Sugar

1 - Mix the egg yolks and sugar together until the paste whitens.

2 - Add slowly the flour.

3 - Beat the egg whites and add them to the above.

4 - Cook on a flat surface for 10-15min.

5 - Cool and cut it to the right shape and size.

Step - 2 | Bavarois

Double Cream

400 ml Double Cream


6 sheets Gelatine


1 units Lemon


500 grams Strawberry


220 grams Sugar

1 - Wash and cut in quarters the strawberries and cook them for 30min at medium heat with lemon the juice and sugar.

2 - Mash well with a potato masher and sieve through.

3 - Add the gelatine and keep in the fridge until cold.

4 - Whip the cream.

5 - Gently add the cold strawberry mix to the whipped cream.

6 - Poor the strawberry mouse on top of the genoise.

Step - 3 | Presentation

1 - Slice the strawberries and position on top of the cake.

2 - Leave to set in the fridge for at least 4 hours. Preferably overnight.