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01.01.2003 -dessert - chocolate

All-Chocolate Log

« A pure cocoa log. Chocolate sponge cake, chocolate mousse and chocolate ganache add up to a cake for chocolate fiends.   » 
Type DessertSponge Cake – Biscuit – Chocolate
Level of difficulty fairly easy
Preparation time Preparation: 45 minutes - Cooking: 15 minutes
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Ingredients

Serves 6 to 8


Biscuit:

  • 9 whole eggs
  • 1 cup (250 g) powdered sugar
  • 1 cup (250 g) flour
  • 1 3/4 oz (50 g) bitter cocoa
  • 1 oz (25 g) butter


Mousse:


Ganache:


Assembly:

Preparation

Preparation of Ingredients

  • Preheat oven to 350°F (180°C)
  • Separate 8 eggs
  • Butter a square pan or cake pan and dust with flour
  • Break ganache chocolate into small pieces

Preparation
Biscuit

 

  • In a bowl, place 8 egg yolks, one whole egg and sugar
  • Beat until the mixture whitens Add flour and cocoa and mix
  • Beat the 8 egg whites until stiff and fold delicately into mixture.
  • Pour batter into pan and put into oven for 15 minutes
  • Remove from oven, turn out onto cooling rack and cool

Mousse

  • Melt chocolate in a double boiler or microwave oven
  • Beat egg whites until they form stiff peaks and add sugar
  • Pour melted chocolate over egg whites and fold in, taking care not to break egg whites
  • Set aside in refrigerator

Ganache

 

  • In a saucepan, bring cream to a boil, add chocolate pieces, stir and add butter
  • Stir until well blended
  • Set aside at room temperature
  • Cut biscuit into 3 layers
  • Spread cold mousse onto first layer, top with second layer, and cover with remaining chocolate mousse
  • Top with biscuit layer and cover with ganache
  • Sprinkle with cocoa powder and store in refrigerator until time to serve
 

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