Sweet Potato Mousse

Sweet Potato Mousse

Posted 2015-09-12 by Giafollow
Sweet potato is a root tuber with a delicious natural sweetness. It is not used regularly in desserts but this creamy delicious sweet potato mousse will change your view of the sweet potato.


Preparation Time: 1 1/2 hours
Cooking Time: 2-4 hours
Makes: 6-8 servings

Ingredients
5 tsp gelatine
2 eggs, separated
1/4 cup sugar
1 cup milk, hot
1/2 cup sweet potato crushed
1/2 cup whipping cream
2 tsp vanilla

1 cup cake or cookies for base

1/4 cup caramel sauce

Sweet potato crisps
1 small sweet potato
oil for frying
sugar for dusting
1/8 tsp cinnamon
pinch of salt

Ingredients


Method
  • Bloom gelatin in about a quarter cup of water.

  • Cream egg yolks with sugar in a bowl till almost white.
  • Whisk in the milk which was warmed.
  • Whisk mixture in pan over double boiler until mixture coats the back of a spoon.
  • (It can also be done in a heavy bottom pan)

  • Remove from heat;cool to warm. Add vanilla.
  • Add gelatine and stir to dissolve
  • Fold in mashed sweet potato. Allow to cool.

  • Whip egg whites till stiff peaks form.
  • Fold in the whites into the mixture.
  • Fold in the beaten cream.

  • Using a circle mold, place on a cookie sheet lined with parchment or plastic.
  • Crush cookies and mix with 1/4 tsp cinnamon
  • Press cookies/ cake in the bottom for 2 cm base.
  • Pour the mixture into the mold.
  • Set for 2-3 hours
  • Decoratively pour caramel sauce
    on to serving plate.
  • Shake or run warm knife and turn out on serving plate.
  • Decorate with Sweet potato crisps

  • Sweet Potato Crisps
  • Cut potato into 3mm thin slices.
  • Fry in hot oil till crisp and light brown. Drain
  • Toss with sugar, cinnamon and salt



  • Categories
    #mousse
    #dessert
    #bavarian
    #sweet_potatoes



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