• Ingredients: 7
  • Serves: 6
  • Prep: 25 mins
  • Level: easy

Blackcurrant mousse with blackcurrants, unrefined golden caster sugar, gelatine leaves, double cream, egg white(s) (free range), double cream, blackcurrants. To make this blackcurrant mousse for 6 persons you will need 25 mins for preparation and for baking.

Ingredients

  • 500g Blackcurrants
  • 200g Unrefined golden caster sugar
  • 4 Gelatine leaves
  • 150ml Double cream
  • 2 Egg white(s) (free range)

For the decoration

  • Double cream
  • Blackcurrants

Directions

  1. Step 1Using a fork, remove the blackcurrants from their strings (reserve a few sprigs for decoration if liked) Place the blackcurrants in a pan with the sugar and simmer gently for 5 minutes until the berries are tender. Press the blackcurrants through a sieve into a bowl, pressing out as much juice as possible.

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  2. Step 2Soak the gelatine in 4 tbsp cold water for 5 mins until softened. Remove the gelatine from the water and add to the warm blackcurrant puree, stir until dissolved. Allow to cool slightly.

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  3. Step 3Whip the cream until if forms soft peaks. In a separate bowl, whisk the egg whites until stiff. Add the blackcurrants to the cream and stir well, then fold in the egg whites with a large metal spoon.

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  4. Step 4Divide the mixture between 6 individual glasses and allow to cool until set.
  5. Step 5Top with a little whipped cream and a sprig of blackcurrants.