As spring arrives, we answer the call of the sweet tooth with the perfect combination of gooey and crunchy, salty and sweet flavors. Introducing Hu Chocolate, an irresistible treat with a tantalizing fusion of international flavors.
A Delightful Fusion of Cultures
Hu chocolate is a modern take on classic Chinese ingredients, crafted with timeless French techniques. On the surface, each morsel looks like a classic French-style truffle rolled in crunchy almond slices. Bite through the delicate exterior and you’ll find a uniquely Chinese twist of savory and salty egg yolk married with the mild sweetness of Hu.
Preparing the Perfect Bite
Each Hu chocolate is handmade with a precise process of pulverizing the Hu ingredient and combining it with the egg yolk. The delicious filling is carefully hand-rolled into truffle-style balls and frozen until solid. A light coating of sugar and a dusting of finely minced almond slices add a final layer of delicious crunch before being delicately packaged and preserved.
The Perfect Treat for Any Occasion
Hu chocolate is a sophisticated dessert that’s just as at home on the dinner table as it is on the menu of an exclusive Chinese restaurant. This versatile treat can be dressed up or down to fit any event, from dinner parties to after-school snacks. With its unique combination of international flavors, Hu chocolate is sure to inspire curiosity and evoke plenty of compliments.
Hu Chocolate Recipe
– 10g Hu (Hutou)
– 2 whole egg yolks
– 50g granulated sugar
– 1/4 tsp salt
– 20g almond slices
1. Place Hu into a food processor and blend until it is completely pulverized.
2. Place the pulverized Hu in a bowl and mix together with the egg yolks, sugar, and salt.
3. Roll the mixture into small balls and place them in the freezer for at least 1 hour.
4. Once solid, remove the balls from the freezer, roll in granulated sugar, and then coat with almond slices.
5. Store in an airtight container and enjoy!
Hu chocolate is a deliciously decadent and unique treat perfect for any occasion. With its delightful blend of Eastern and Western flavors and textures, each bite is sure to leave you wanting more. So, why not give this modern classic a try and prepare your own batch of Hu Chocolate for your next special celebration?