Apricot and almond crumble with a mascarpone sabayon Recipe

A summer fruit crumble with a difference apricots, almonds and a mascarpone sabayon come together to create this delicous dessert.

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Les ingrédients

Pour people
  • Apricot(s) : 6 whole
  • Caster sugar : 100 g
  • Unsalted butter : 10 g
  • Double cream : 100 ml
  • For the crumble
  • Plain flour : 50 g
  • Unsalted butter : 50 g
  • Ground almonds : 50 g
  • For the cream
  • Egg yolk(s) : 3 whole
  • Caster sugar : 70 g
  • Double cream : 100 ml
  • Mascarpone : 75 g


  • ETAPE 1

    Cut the apricots in half and remove the stones.

  • ETAPE 2

    Place 100g of the caster sugar in a non-stick frying pan. Heat without stirring to make a caramel.

  • ETAPE 3

    Once the sugar turns brown, add 10 g of the butter and 100ml of cream.

  • ETAPE 4

    Place the apricots in the caramel and leave to cook for 10 minutes.

  • ETAPE 5

    Preheat the oven to 200'C.

  • ETAPE 6

    In a bowl, rub the remaining 50 g of butter into the flour and ground almonds with your fingertips until you have a crumble mixture.

  • ETAPE 7

    Spread this on a baking tray and cook in the oven for about 15 minutes.

  • ETAPE 8

    For the mascarpone sabayon: Whisk the egg yolks with 70 g of sugar in a bowl until they triple in volume. Whisk the remaining cream until thick.
    Fold the mascarpone into the egg yolks, then add the cream.

  • ETAPE 9

    Serve the caramelized apricots in a deep serving dish.

  • ETAPE 10

    Pour the sabayon over the apricots and use a chef's cooking torch to caramelise the top.

  • ETAPE 11

    Sprinkle the crumble over the dish and serve immediately.

Chef's tip

«Any summer fruit can be used in this dish... peaches, plums, nectarines etc»

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