Panna cotta

Recipe from: 30 April 2010

Ingredients 5
Servings 4
Time 10 mins


  • 10
    gelatine sleeves
  • 100
  • 500
    double cream
  • 100
    caster sugar
  • 1
    vanilla pod, split


30 mins
Fill a small bowl with water, add the gelatine and leave to soak.

Pour the milk into a saucepan and bring to just below simmering point, then remove the pan from the heat.

Do not allow it to boil.

Drain and squeeze out the gelatine and add to the milk.

Pour the cream into another saucepan, add the sugar and vanilla pod and bring to the boil over a low heat, stirring constantly.

Immediately remove the pan from the heat, remove the vanilla pod and stir in the milk mixture.  Rinse out a rectangular cake tin, a glass bowl or suitable individual bowls with ice cold water, shaking out any excess and fill with the mixture.

Chill in the refrigerator for several hours until set.

Turn out onto a serving dish and serve alone or with any sauce

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