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01.01.2003 -dessert - nougat

Chocolate-Chestnut Frozen Nougat

« Melt-in-your-mouth, refined and flavorful, this dessert is a hit. With a special ingredient to seduce you, it is easy to prepare and may be made ahead of time. This chocolate-chestnut nougat has it all. » 
Type Dessert – Nougat – Frozen Nougat – Chestnuts – Marrons Glacés (Candied Chestnuts) – Chocolate – Ice Cream
Level of difficulty easy
Preparation time Preparation: 30 minutes the day before - Cooking: 15 minutes to prepare the sauce
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Serves 6

  • 14 oz (400 g) marrons glacés or candied chestnut pieces
  • 7 oz (200 g) bitter chocolate
  • 5 oz (150 g) butter


  • 1 cup (1/4 l) milk
  • 2 oz (50 g) finely granulated (caster) sugar
  • 4 egg yolks
  • 1 oz (30 ml) rum


Preparation of Ingredients

  • Crumble chestnuts
  • Line a square pan or cake pan with parchment paper
  • Cut chocolate into pieces


  • Melt chocolate and butter in a mixing bowl over hot water
  • Once completely melted, mix quickly with a
  • Add chestnut crumbs and mix again
  • Pour into pan and set in refrigerator overnight
  • Make custard
  • In a bowl, mix eggs and sugar
  • In a large saucepan, bring milk to a boil
  • Stir milk into egg and sugar mixture and pour into pan
  • Cook over very low heat, stirring constantly with a wooden spoon
  • When cream coats spoon, stop cooking, pour into a cold container and add rum
  • Stir and chill, stirring often to prevent top from thickening Set aside in refrigerator
  • At serving time, turn out cake and slice thinly or cut into cubes
  • Place slices or cubes on a small plate or bowl and coat with rum cream

Suggested drink or wines

1977 Jamaican Reserve Rum 46% vol.

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