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Buche Au Cocoa Lopez

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Ingredients
  Vanilla sponge sheet 1
  Stock syrup 1⁄4 Pint (150 Milliliter)
  Apricot jam 2 Ounce (50 Gram, For Glaze)
  Desiccated coconut 1 Cup (16 tbs), which has been roasted
  Creme patisserie 3⁄4 Pint (450 Milliliter)
  Coconut liqueur 1⁄4 Pint (150 Milliliter)
  Coconut cream 8 Ounce (225 Gram)
  Gelatin leaves 3⁄4 Ounce (18 Gram)
  Whipping cream 1⁄2 Pint (300 Milliliter)
Directions

MAKING
1 For coconut cream: In a bowl, beat together cold creme patissiere, coconut liqueur and cream of coconut.
2 Gradually beat in war melted gelatin.
3 In a bowl, whip the cream until stiff and fold into the mixture.
4 Prepare a gutter mould by lining with a piece of vanilla sponge.
5 Brush with a mixture of the stock syrup and coconut liqueur.
6 Spread some coconut cream evenly on it.
7 Arrange another piece of sponge on it and apply some liqueur syrup using a brush.
8 Fill the remaining coconut cream in the mould.
9 Place a strip on the top, which will form the base when the mould is turned over. Brush with syrup.
10 Place in the refrigerator and chill.
11 When chilled, turn out of the mould and brush with apricot glaze.

SERVING
12 Sprinkle with toasted coconut and serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
French
Course: 
Dessert
Dish: 
Cake
Ingredient: 
Coconut
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
30 Minutes
Servings: 
6

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