ORELYS® Petit Gâteau

Entremets, Plated desserts

Made with: Blond® Orelys® 35%

Steps: 4

An original recipe by Chef Antonio Bachour

Recipe steps

Chocolate Cake

  • 150gAll-Purpose Flour
  • 112gDark Brown Sugar
  • 3gBaking Powder
  • 3gBaking Soda
  • 135gILLANKA 63%
  • 60gMaple Syrup
  • 112gWhole Milk
  • 112gVegetable Oil
  • 2 eaEggs
  1. Preheat oven to 180ºC (356ºF).
  2. In a medium sized bowl, whisk all dry ingredients to combine.
  3. In a separate bowl, whisk the ILLANKA 63% couverture, maple syrup, milk, oil and eggs to combine.
  4. Combine wet and dry ingredients and whisk until smooth.
  5. Line a sheet tray with a non-stick mat. Pour the mixture onto the lined tray, and bake for 10-15 minutes.
  6. Allow to cool and cut cake into 24 round discs.

Strawberry Compote

  • 125gSugar
  • 8gPectin NH
  • 240gStrawberry Purée
  • 100gStrawberries (diced)
  1. Mix the sugar and pectin together.
  2. Heat the purée and strawberries to about 40ºC (104ºF) and stir in the sugar and pectin mix. Bring to a boil.
  3. Pour the hot mixture into three 16cm (6in) insert molds, and freeze until firm.


  1. Soak the gelatin in ice water until softened, squeeze out the excess water, and set aside.
  2. In a medium size pot, bring the water, sugar and glucose to a boil. Stir in the drained gelatin.
  3. Place the ORELYS 35% chocolate in a medium sized bowl.
  4. Pour the hot sugar mixture onto the ORELYS 35% chocolate and emulsify.
  5. Stir in the condensed milk and ABSOLU CRISTAL and yellow coloring. With an immersion blender, mix until smooth. The glaze will be ready for use when it reaches 35°C (95°F).

ORELYS Chocolate Mousse

  • 8.5gGelatin Sheets
  • 187gWhole Milk
  • 170gEgg Yolks
  • 25gSugar
  • 400gBlond® Orelys® 35%
  • 450gHeavy Cream (whipped to soft peaks)
  1. Soak the gelatin in ice water until softened, squeeze out the excess water, and set aside.
  2. In a medium sized pot, bring the milk to a boil.
  3. In a small bowl, whisk to combine the yolks and sugar, and pour in the hot liquid to temper.
  4. Return the mixture to the pot and continue to cook, stirring often, to 82ºC (185ºF). Stir in the gelatin to dissolve. Strain over the ORELYS 35% chocolate.
  5. Whisk in the ORELYS 35% chocolate until smooth, and set aside to cool to 28ºC (82°F).
  6. When completely cool, fold in the whipped cream.

Assembly and finishing

Line three 21cm (8in) molds with acetate strips.

Build the entremet inside the mold, upside down in following order:

a) Pipe in a layer of mousse.

b) Place the compote on top of mousse.

c) Place some more mousse onto the compote.

d) Place the cake on top.

Freeze then glaze the entremets.

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