Teens Cook: French Edition – Season 1 – Episode 5 – Madeleines

On this episode, the teens learn how to make both sweet and savory Madeleines

An ONN Production in collaboration with French in the Kitchen – http://www.frenchinthekitchen.com/

French Hosts: Francoise Matte and Cecile Penot-Dietrich
Teen Hosts: Maire Grace Beck
Director: Daniel Gorbunov
Cameras: Elsie Coleman, Allison Labarge, Felix Moisand, Susan Taylor
Editors: Daniel Gorbunov and Edith Moisand


For the Cake – 60 gr of flour, 40 gr of Maizena, 25 gr of butter, 120 gr of sugar, a pinch of baking powder, 4 eggs
For the mousse – 200 gr of chocolate, 40 cl of heavy cream, 30 gr of butter
For the ganache – 20 cl of heavy cream, 200 gr of chocolate, 10 gr of butter

For the mousse

Prepare the dough: Separate the egg whites from the yolks. Beat the whites with a pinch of salt. Set aside. Preheat the oven at 350 F°. In a large bowl beat the egg yolks with the sugar, then the melted butter. Stir in the flour and the baking powder, then add slowly the beaten egg whites. The dough is then light and fluffy. Pour the dough on a baking sheet (covered with some baking paper) and cook for 11 min.


Prepare the chocolate mousse: Chop the chocolate in small pieces. In a pan , bring 10 cl of cream to a boil to a boil. Remove the pan from the heat, t hen pour the cream on top of the chopped chocolate. The chocolate will melt, when you have a creamy texture add the butter. Then whip the rest of the cream (30 cl) and mix the two together.

For the ganache: Bring the cream to a boil, a dd the small pieces of chocolate and add the butter . Let cool. When the cake is cooked, roll it on t o a wet towel. Let cool. Prepare the syrup, in saucepan bring to a boil the sugar and the water, let reduce it. Brush the syrup on top of the biscuit, roll it again. Then spread the mousse on top, roll and refrigerate for 20min.

Produced by and | July 24, 2017 |