Used products: Macaron shell mix
2.2 lbTPT (50% icing sugar, 50% powdered almonds)
6.0 ozfresh egg whites
6.0 ozegg white
0.7 ozred colourant powder
Preparation: Macaron shell mix
Mix the TPT with unbeaten fresh egg whites.
Separately, boil the sugar with the water until reaching 117ºC. Add the colouring and pour over the beaten egg whites to create an Italian meringue.
Fold the mixtures together and pipe rounds on baking sheets.
Leave to dry approximately 10-15 minutes and bake at 160ºC.
Used products: Red tomato and Zephyr™ white chocolate couverture ganache
Preparation: Red tomato and Zephyr™ white chocolate couverture ganache
Mix the tomato juice with the tomato powder, dissolve the dextrose and cool to about 30ºC.
In intervals, add to the white chocolate couverture melted to about 45ºC.
Incorporate the gelatine and finally emulsify the butter when the mixture has reached about 40/50ºC.
Pipe dots of tomato ganache on the macaron shells.
Sandwich the shells and set aside.
Pipe in the centre a dot of concentrated tomato paste and place a piece of Parmesan cheese, sun-dried tomato cubes, toasted pine nuts and Maldon salt before serving.
Decorate to taste.