The Jean Barry Bite

Spring / Summer

The Jean Barry Bite

Created by
  • Joseph Montinaro
    Cacao Barry Ambassador Canada - Chef owner of Dolcini by Joseph
level 2

Take disks and arrange onto plate. 
Fill tomatoes half way with pistachio bresilienne and place onto chocolate disks.
Pipe mousse mixture into tomato to fill to the top.
Garnish with tomato caps and add baby basil leaves.

Recipe components

Sweet dough

  • 225g
  • 124g
  • 75g
    egg yolks
  • 80g
    almond flour
  • 220g
    pastry flour
  • 75g
    Extra Brute
  • 1g

Sift all dry ingredients
Cream the sugar and the butter.
Add the yolks.
Add the dry ingredients and mix to just combined.
Roll out and cut into 10 cm disks and bake.
Sprinkle Mycryo® onto disks when they come out of oven.

Cherry Tomatoes

  • 20piece(s)
    cherry tomatoes

Cut top off of tomatoes and set aside.
Hollow the tomatoes and set aside the shells.

Zéphyr™ Basil mousse

  • 3piece(s)
    whole egg(s)
  • 3piece(s)
    egg yolks
  • 300g
  • 38g
  • 80g
    gelatin solution
  • 1000g
    35% cream
  • 100g
    goat cheese
  • 20g
    fresh basil

Put eggs and yolks into mixer.
Put water and sugar into pot and cook to 118°C.
Add cooked sugar into mixed eggs and whip to ribbon.
Add Zéphyr™ white chocolate to mixture and whisk in by hand.
Add goat cheese and finely chopped basil and mix well by hand.
Temper in the melted gelatin solution.
Temper into whipped cream, cover and set aside into fridge for approx. 1 hour.
Note* You will need 200 g of pistachio bresiliennen to fill the tomatoes half way.