|Strawberries||500 Gram (3 Cup)|
|Vanilla sugar||2 Teaspoon|
|Whipping cream||450 Milliliter (2 Cup)|
|Butter||125 Gram (1/2 Cup)|
|Grated lemon peel||1 1⁄2|
|Water||250 Milliliter (1 Cup)|
|All-purpose flour||150 Gram, sifted (1 Cup)|
|Eggs||4 , beaten|
Wash and hull strawberries.
Reserve 6 large strawberries and mix the rest with vanilla sugar in a medium bowl.
Set aside until sugar has dissolved.
Whip cream until stiff; refrigerate.
Lightly grease and flour a baking sheet.
Preheat oven to 400°F (205°C).
To make cream puff paste, melt butter with salt, lemon peel and water in a heavy medium saucepan over low heat.
When butter has melted, increase heat and bring quickly to a boil.
Remove from heat and add flour all at once.
Beat with a wooden spoon until mixture comes away from sides of pan.
Return to heat 1 minute, stirring constantly.
Cool slightly then add eggs a little at a time, beating well between each addition.
Put paste into a pastry bag fitted with a large fluted nozzle.
Pipe 1rosettes in a 10-inch (25-cm) ring on prepared baking sheet.
After baking, they will be joined together forming a circle.
Bake 20 to 25 minutes or until golden and crisp.
While still warm, split ring horizontally; let cool.
To make filling, puree strawberry mixture in a blender.
Put 3 tablespoons whipped cream into a clean pastry bag fitted with a large fluted nozzle.
Combine remaining cream with strawberry puree.
Fill cooled cream puff ring with strawberry mixture.
Decorate with piped rosettes of whipped cream and reserved whole strawberries cut in quarters.
Serving size: Complete recipe
Calories 3602 Calories from Fat 2484
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 279 g428.6%
Saturated Fat 173.6 g867.8%
Trans Fat 0 g
Cholesterol 1757.5 mg585.8%
Sodium 686.6 mg28.6%
Total Carbohydrates 191 g63.8%
Dietary Fiber 14.8 g59.4%
Sugars 62.5 g
Protein 45 g90.4%
Vitamin A 83.2% Vitamin C 506.2%
Calcium 50.6% Iron 70.9%
*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet