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recipe image Profiterols With Chocolate Sauce

Profiteroles

Profiteroles With Chocolate Sauce

  • Prep time
    30 minutes
  • Ready in
    1 hour 5 minutes
  • Servings
    4 portions
  • Difficulty
    Medium

Ingredients

Choux pastry
  • 150 ml water
  • 55 g Stork baking tub
  • 65 g plain flour sieved
  • 2 eggs medium-sized lightly beaten
Filling
  • 150 ml Elmlea double cream whipped
Chocolate sauce
  • 15 g Stork tub
  • 4 tbsp golden syrup
  • 55 g plain chocolate broken into pieces

      Instructions

      1. Preheat oven to 220°C, 210°C fan, gas mark 7.
      2. Put water and Stork in medium saucepan and bring to boil over moderate heat.
      3. Remove from heat and, immediately add flour. Return to heat and beat with wooden spoon for 2 – 3 minutes until mixture leaves sides of pan. Cool slightly. Gradually beat eggs into mixture until no traces remain.
      4. Place teaspoonfuls of the choux mixture well apart on greased baking sheet. Bake in preheated for 15 minutes, then reduce to 190°C, 180°C fan, gas mark 5 for 15 – 20 minutes.
      5. Slit sides of profiteroles and cool on wire tray. When cool, fill with Elmlea.
      6. To make sauce, place all ingredients in small bowl over pan of hot water. Leave to melt and beat until smooth and glossy.
      7. Arrange profiteroles on serving dish. Serve with chocolate sauce.