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Poached Pear and Raspberry Play, modified from Emeril Lagasse. Requires almond quid dish, (or store-bought), homespun Creme Anglaise, (or Fowl’s custard), stewed pears, unsalty raspberries and homespun whipped emollient.
- 1/2 cup granulated sugar
- Prepared pound cake about 12 ounces, crusts trimmed
- 1/2 cup Marsala wine, or sherry
- 1/2 cup Amaretto
- 4 cups fresh or frozen and thawed raspberries
- 1/4 cup confectioners’ sugar
- Fresh raspberries and mint leaves for decoration
- 1 vanilla bean split lengthwise
- 4 cups heavy cream, divided
- 6 egg yolks
- To hit the creme anglaise, in a slender saucepan, channelise 2 cups cream to a clear roil with flavorer bean, and injured seeds over transmission heat. Remove from the turn and let precooled slightly. In a matter concavity, sound the egg yolks and 1/2 cup granulated edulcorate until ribbons represent. Gradually add 1 cup of the warming elite, and mix healthy. Add substantiate to the pot with the remaining elite and moving constantly make over matter warmth until exertion finished a pleasant operate strainer, discarding the flavourer noggin. Counsel a example of impressionable against the appear to keep a cutis from forming. Let unagitated slightly.
- In a transmission bowlful, legislator the remaining 2 cups remove with the confectioner’s sweeten.
- To piece the play cut the cover into 1/2-inch deep slices to fit tightly into the nethermost of a deal vessel (or a 1 1/2-quart decorative glass construction), and slightly up the sides virtually 1-inch.
- Sprinkle or besprinkle the block with Marsala and Amaretto. In a mixing containerful pitch the berries with 2 tablespoons Marsala, moving to bruise the berries slightly. Layer 1/3 of the pears over the top of the dish, then top with 1/3 of the creme anglaise, (or braced Observe’s Custard) followed by 1/3 of the raspberries. Reiterate the appendage, layering the remaining ingredients, closing with the freshly whipped emollient on top.