Kumquat “Fantasy” Cream

Preparation info
  • Serves

    4 to 6

    • Difficulty


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By Jeremiah Tower

Published 2002

  • About

If Edouard Nignon could dream about macaroon soufflés with strawberries, then I can and have dreamt about this cream served with almost anything, or just by itself.

One morning in San Francisco in 1990, exhausted from a long charity banquet for 400 people the night before and wandering through the pastry kitchen on my way upstairs to the main kitchen, I stopped to taste the cream being prepared for tiramisu. “Stop right there!” I cried. “Cancel the