Candied chestnut cake

Pastry recipe
Ollivier Christien

Ollivier Christien

Pastry Chef
Born in Brittany, into a family of restaurant owners, Ollivier Christien holds a CAP (French vocational training certificate) in pastry-making and bakery. In 1986, Ollivier Christien worked for a year...
  1. Ingredients


    • Frozen fruit purée, sugar added : Chestnut & vanilla - 700 g
    • Frozen fruits IQF : Chestnut - 300 g
    • Butter - 420 g
    • Icing sugar - 420 g
    • © Cointreau - 50 g
    • Egg - 400 g
    • Flour T45 - 500 g
    • Baking powder - 10 g
    Cream the butter, add the icing sugar and chestnut puree at room temperature mix until smooth. Add the Cointreau® and the eggs. Add the sieved flour with the baking powder. Mix lightly. Fill your tins, sprinkle with home-made candied chestnuts.
    Bake at 210 °C /10 min then bake at 170°C for around 40 minutes. Sprinkle with Cointreau® syrup as soon as out of the oven.

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    Frozen whole fruit and pieces IQF

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