Chocolate Chestnut Cloud

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Appears in
The Dessert Architect

By Robert Wemischner

Published 2009

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Chocolate Chestnut Cloud, dark chocolate ganache, on a bed of chocolate chestnut cream, whipped cream. Here crunch and cream come together in a celebration of winter. Textural contrast is key, with the slightly crusty exterior of the cake playing against the fudgy interior, all of which is set off against a soft bed of two different creams under the cake. Chestnut is used in three different parts of the recipe here. Chestnut flour stands in for cake f