Rum Cream

Preparation info

  • Makes

    2 cups

    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

The Simple Art of Perfect Baking

By Flo Braker

Published 1984

  • About

The foundation of this frosting is a sugar syrup combined with egg yolks and flavored with vanilla and rum; then whipped cream is folded into it.

Rum Cream is used to frost Classic Banana Chiffon Cake.

Ingredients

  • 3 large egg yolks
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • ½ cup (100

Method

Ingredient Preparations

Place the egg yolks in the bowl of a heavy-duty mixer, and with the whisk attachment, whip on medium speed (#5) until light in color and fluffy in texture. Detach the whisk and remove the bowl, setting whisk close by to use later.

Pour the water, then the sugar into the sugar pot; stir or swirl to combine. Place over low heat, swirling the pot occasiona