Plum and almond panna cotta


Plum and almond panna cotta
The combination of plums and almonds is always a winner. Here's a version that uses almonds to make a delicious panna cotta with a difference.
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Last modified on: October 20th 2019

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10 min.3 hours 10 min.5 min.3 hours 25 min.
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Step by step recipe


Stage 1 - 1 min.
Plum and almond panna cotta : Photo of step #1
Put 2 sheets gelatin in cold water to soften.

Stage 2 - 2 min.
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Put into a saucepan: 150 g liquid cream, 150 g almond milk, 25 g caster sugar and 10 g Vanilla sugar.

Stage 3 - 5 min.
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Put on low heat and heat to 140°F (60°C) maximum – do not let it boil.

Stage 4 - 2 min.
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Turn off the heat and add the softened and drained gelatin.

Mix until completely dissolved.

Stage 5 - 10 min.
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Stand the saucepan in cold water to help it cool more rapidly.

Stage 6 - 3 hours
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When the mixture is cold, divide out into small glasses or ramekins.

Refrigerate for at least 3 hours.

Stage 7
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Prepare 150 g Stewed plums, if not already done.

Stage 8 - 5 min.
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Top the panna cotta with the stewed plums.

If you like, decorate each dish with a small sprig of mint just before serving.
Remarks
This recipe also works well with apricots and almonds. The general idea is to balance the soft sweetness of the almonds with a slightly tart fruit.

You can also make the panna cotta without cream, just using more almond milk instead, but do note that the texture will be quite different and not as, well, creamy.
Keeping
A day or two in the fridge, covered with plastic film.
Nutritional information
Whole recipe
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
1,016 Kcal or 4,254 Kj11 gr143 gr48 gr
51 %4 %13 %7 %
Per 100 g
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
208 Kcal or 871 Kj2 gr29 gr10 gr
10 %1 %3 %1 %
Per person
Energetic valueProteins CarbohydratesFats
169 Kcal or 708 Kj2 gr24 gr8 gr
8 %1 %2 %1 %
% are calculated relative to a Recommended Dietary Intake or RDI of 2000 k-calories or 8400 k-joules by day for a woman (change to a man).
How much will it cost?
  • For 6 people : 2.11 €
  • Per person : 0.35 €

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Source
Home made.
This recipe uses (among others)
Liquid creamLiquid cream: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Chicken with spinach in a cream sauce , Black Forest gateau, Chocolate mousse with hazelnuts, Apricot blancmange, Rabbit civet "à la normande", ... All
Stewed plumsStewed plums: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example:
Almond milkAlmond milk: You can check-out other recipes which use it, like for example: Blackberry and almond fondant tart, ... All
Caster sugarCaster sugar: You can get more informations, or check-out other recipes which use it, for example: Cherry clafoutis, Peach and verbena feuilleté, Apple paste, Tiramisu, Citrus tart, ... All
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