Chocolate Souffle

Preparation info

  • 6

    helpings
    • Difficulty

      Easy

    • Ready in

      2 hr

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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Ingredients

  • 2 eggs
  • 2 oz. sugar
  • 12 tablesp. evaporated milk

Method

Put the yolks of the eggs and sugar in a double saucepan, and whisk until thick and creamy. Whip the evaporated milk until thick, and add to the eggs and sugar. Melt the chocolate over very gentle heat, add to the egg and sugar mixture. Put the gelatine in the warm water and heat to dissolve; then stir it into the chocolate mixture. Whip up the egg whites stiffly and stir into the chocolate mix