Panna cotta with chocolate

This two-tone choc pud is calorie-defying and delicious.
 
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Recipe from: 5 February 2016
Preparation time: 10 min
Cooking time: 25min + Standing time
 
 

Ingredients

 
  • 500
    ml
    cream
  • 250
    ml
    milk
  • 125
    ml
    sugar
  • 1
    vanilla pod, cut open lengthways and seeds scraped out
  • 50
    g
    chocolate, broken into small pieces
  • 30
    ml
    gelatine
  • 45
    ml
    cold water
Servings: Change Serving
 
 

Method

 
Heat the cream, milk, sugar, vanilla pod and seeds to boiling point in a saucepan, stirring all the time. Remove from the heat, stir in the chocolate, discard the vanilla pod and set aside.

Sprinkle the gelatine over the cold water and set aside until spongy. Dissolve over hot water until runny and stir into the cream mixture. Pour the mixture into six ramekins and chill in the fridge for at least 6 hours, but preferably overnight, until set.

To serve:

Turn out the ramekins and serve each with a poached pear and chocolate curls.

Word and image: Home magazine

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