Blood Orange, Cardamom, Vanilla Crepe Cake

Blood Orange, Cardamom, Vanilla Crepe Cake

By February 12, 2018

Blood Orange, Cardamom, Vanilla Crepe Cake

Crepes Mixture

  1. Place Flour in the mixing bowl first
  2. 2. Add eggs one at a time until formed a paste
  3. 3. Add milk slowly while mixing until a nice fluid with no lumps
  4. 4. Your batter is now complete.

Cook Crepes

  1. Melt butter in a pan until melted - turn off the heat

2. Brush a small amount of melted butter on to Hot crepe pan to cover

3. Pour batter enough to cover pan thinly

4. Cook one side about 30 second to 1 minute each side - depends on your colour choice

Repeat steps 2-4 until all mixture is used approximately 10-12 crepes

Each crepe can be placed on to a baking tray, one on top of each other to cool, until ready to put together.

Sugar Syrup

Slice the skin off the oranges, then slice.

Place cardamom pods on a baking tray, place in the oven 4-5 minutes until toasted

Put water in pan with Vanilla Bean paste, Orange Zest Flavoured Icing Sugar (you can use any flavour you wish) and Cardamom Pods, bring build and simmer until reduced by half, this takes about 5-8 minutes

Take of the heat and add sliced oranges and mint, set a side in the pan to cool.

Fresh Cream

Place cream into the mixing bowl with 2 tables spoons of flavoured icing sugar we have used Sugar and Crumbs Orange Zest you can use any flavour you wish.

Use your whisk attachment on your mixer, beat on medium to fast speed, DO NOT MOVE AWAY you need to watch it till it gets to the right consistency, or it could curdle, if you do curdle your mix just add more cream slowly to bring the cream back.

Now to build your Crepe Cake

Pace your first layer on to your presentation plate, they layer a thin coat of fresh cream, continue to do this until all layers are together.  Once built you can leave this or pop a small plate on top and cut around the sides down the cake to make it nice and neat, really is your choice.

For the topping , Place the balance of your cream on top, nice and thick, then take out the oranges from the syrup and place in selective places on top of the top layer, then with a spoon drizzle the syrup all over the top.

 

 

 

 

 

  • Prep Time : 20 minutes
  • Cook Time : 30-40 minutes
  • Yield : 8-12

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Blood Orange, Cardamom, Vanilla Crepe Cake

Credits:Ryan Stafford follow on Instagram @RyanChefStafford

Blood Orange, Cardamom, Vanilla Crepe Cake
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