Desserts

Strawberry mousse


Both delicious and refreshing, this strawberry mousse is an easy and quick recipe to prepare.

Ingredients for 4 persons :

  • 250 g strawberries
  • 2 tbsp. lemon juice
  • 90 g brown sugar
  • 20 cl of liquid cream
  • 2 g of agar-agar
  • 2 eggs
  • 4 sheets of mint
  • 1 pinch of salt

Read also: how to grow strawberries

Strawberry mousse

- Wash and reserve 4 strawberries for the decoration.

- Wash and hull the rest of the strawberries, mix them into a puree with the lemon juice.

- In a saucepan, pour the strawberry coulis, add the sugar, cream and agar-agar. Mix and bring to a boil for 2 minutes.

- Leave to cool without the coulis gelling.

- Separate the whites from the yolks.

- Whip the egg whites until stiff with a pinch of salt until you get a firm texture. Once the egg whites have been mounted, gently add them to the strawberry purée.

- Divide the foam obtained into 4 transparent cups. Place for about 6 hours in the refrigerator.

- At the last moment, garnish with a strawberry and mint leaves.

Chef's B.A.ba

Before pouring the mousse, you can line the cups. Once taken, it will protrude from its containers, which will be very pleasant to watch!

Find out more about strawberries

Sold in early spring, Spanish strawberries generally open the season. Later, in May, French strawberries in turn invade the market stalls.

Darline from Brittany, chandler from the Loire Valley, seascape from Dordogne, belrubi, wild strawberry, gariguette… their origins are as varied as their aspects, their scents or their flavors, but they all have one thing in common: gluttony!

Read also: how to grow strawberries

Recipe: A. Beauvais, Photo: F. Hamel

Video: Strawberry Mousse Bombe - Topless Baker (October 2020).