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Soft wraps.

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Soft wraps.
Servings
15
Ingredients
Servings
15
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Put flour in a bowl with salt and sugar and yeast. Give a quick stir then add butter and three- quarters of the water. Mix and continue adding water until you have a soft but not soggy dough.
  2. Knead the dough for 5- 10 minutes, do not add too much flour for dusting. Put the dough into a bowl, cover and let it rise until it doubles ( up to 3 hours).
  3. Dust the work surface, tip the dough onto it and fold it many times, until all the air is knocked out. Divide in 60 g pieces.
  4. Take the pieces you are not rolling covered with cling film. Roll each piece into a boll then spread it with a rollpin ( they are a little bit hard to spread, the dough tries to " come back" but it's normal).
  5. Heat a pan on fire and grease it with some oil; put one dough round in the pan and fry for 2 minutes. Flip the bread and cook the other side for 1 minute. Stack them one on another.

Coffee crème caramels.

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Coffee crème caramels.
Servings
4
Ingredients
Servings
4
Ingredients
Instructions
  1. Pour in a saucepan coffee, sugar and milk: heat until sugar dissolves, don't let it boil. Set aside and let it cold.
  2. Meanwhile prepare the caramel: put in a small saucepan water and sugar, heat until the sugar boil, do not touch and remove from fire when gold brown. Pour the caramel into a 700 ml mould or into four 175 ml ramekins and cover bottom and sides rotating them.
  3. Beat together eggs and yolks in a bowl the add gently the cooled milk, always mixing. Pour the mixture into the moulds.
  4. Put the moulds on a baking tray and fill the tray with water until at least half the height of ramekins. cover with tin foil and bake at 300°F for about 45 minutes.
  5. Let them cool then store in fridge for at least 24 hours. Before removing the puddings run a knife around the sides of the moulds.

Tres leches cake.

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Tres leches cake.
Servings
8
Ingredients
For the cake:
For the milk mixture:
Servings
8
Ingredients
For the cake:
For the milk mixture:
Instructions
  1. Beat sugar and butter, then add eggs, one at time, until you have a foamy and gold mixture.
  2. Sift in flour, salt and baking pownder. Pour the mixture in a greased baking tin about 9X9 inches. Bake at 355°F for about 40 minutes or until well baked in the middle.
  3. Mix in a bowl condensed milk, whole milk, evaporated milk or milk cream. When the cake is out of the oven make a lot of holes with a toothpick in the whole cake, then pour the milk mixture over the cake. You must soak all the parts.
  4. When the cake is cold enough put it into the fridge. It must rest for at least four hours, overnight is better.
  5. When is time to serve the cake whip the milk cream with icing sugar until stiff, cover the cake and add al the fruit you want in pieces or slices. If you like you can sprinckle the cake with ground cinnamon.

Shortbread whisky dodgers.

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Shortbread whisky dodgers.
Servings
8
Ingredients
For the dodgers:
For the whisky cream:
Servings
8
Ingredients
For the dodgers:
For the whisky cream:
Instructions
  1. For the dodgers: beat sugar and butter until fluffy, add flour and semolina and mix with a spatula then by hand pushing the crumbles together until you have a loaf. Cover it with cling film and store in fridge for at least one hour.
  2. For the whisky cream: put milk cream and chocolate in a saucepan, put this saucepan into a bigger pot half filled with hot water ( the classic bain- marie). Stir until the chocolate is melted and the ganache is shiny; add the whisky, stir briefly and set aside. When cold store in fridge at least two hours to reach a spreadable consistency.
  3. Spread the dough with a rollpin and cut big cookies. The cookies must be even, then in half of them cut a hole in the midde with a smaller cookie cutter. Put the baking tray with cookies into the fridge for about 20 minutes before baking.
  4. Bake at 300°F for about 10- 15 minutes or until light golden. Take them off the oven and let them cold well. When hot the cookies are very crumbly and soft, do not touch them.
  5. When the cookies are cold or even the day after ( so they set firm) pair two cookies, one plain and one with the hole using a generous amount of whisky cream. You can store them in a tin box for some days.

Fiordilatte ice cream with caramel sauce.

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Fiordilatte ice cream with caramel sauce.
Servings
6
Ingredients
For the caramel sauce:
Servings
6
Ingredients
For the caramel sauce:
Instructions
For the ice cream:
  1. Put the milk in a sauce pan with sugar and opened vanilla pod. Let it simmer until sugar is melted, let it cool and store it into the fridge.
  2. Whip the milk cream then add milk mixture in it, stirring slowly. At this time, if you have an ice maker, pour the mixture in it and let it go until the ice cream is done. Store into the freezer and mix it by hand or with the ice cream makerbefore serving it if you need. If you don't have an ice cream maker just pour everything in a bowl, store into the freezer and mix it every 30 minutes or so. It needs hours to get hard so don't worry if it's still soft after half a day. Just let it sit into the fridge and mix sometimes.
For the caramel sauce:
  1. Put sugar and butter in a sauce pan, let it cook until it has a gold- brown colour. Pay attention it turns black quickly! Add heavy cream stirring until the sauce thickens and cover the spoon.
  2. When the ice cream is ready serve it with caramel sauce on top. Don't use hot caramel sauce as the ice cream melts quickly on its own, just keep the sauce cold or room temperature.