Tuesday, 30 November 2010

Pomegranate Fool


Layers of crunchy biscuit  crumb and toasted oats, topped with pomegranate syrup, pomegranate seeds and creamy vanilla mascarpone . Finished with  jewel like juicy pomegranate fruit and toasted flaked almonds makes this delightful dessert so desirable  and delectable it will leave you  in a delirious state of heaven.

Ingredients:

2 oz oats
6 digestive wholemeal biscuits
250 grams mascarpone cheese
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
3 tablespoons single cream
2 tablespoons icing sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla essence
1 large pomegranate
1 cup pomegranate juice
1 tablespoon sugar
Few toasted almond flakes.

Method:

1. In a heavy bottom pan add the pomegranate juice and  bring to boil, reduce the heat and simmer till juice reduces to half the quantity.
2. Add the sugar and simmer till sugar is totally dissolved and a rich syrup forms. Turn off heat and keep aside.
3. Cream together the icing sugar, vanilla essence, mascarporne and cream till it is smooth and creamy.Put into a piping bag and keep aside.
4. In a dry frying pan toast the oats for 2-3 minutes and remove from hot pan. Allow to cool.
5. Crush the biscuits  to form a coarse crumbley texture. Add the toasted oats and mix together.
6. Peel and  de seed the pomegranate making sure no white bits are stuck to the seeds as this will make them bitter.


To assemble the fool:

7. In sundae glasses place a layer of biscuit  and oat mixture.
8. Add  a layer of the pomegranate seeds and drizzle some pomegranate syrup on top.
9. Pipe some mascarpone cream on top of this layer .
10. Repeat with a layer of biscuit and oats, followed by pomegranate seeds, topped with pomegranate syrup.
11. Finally pipe mascarpone rosettes all round this  layer leaving the centre.
12. Add more pomegranate seeds in the centre and drizzle with more pomegranate syrup on top.
13. Finally garnish with toasted almonds.
Chill before serving.

You may like mango mousse

Submitting to:
CWS  Pomegranate seeds event  hosted by Samayal Arai event by Priya of  Priya's Easy N Tasty  recipes

32 comments:

  1. yummy yummy ...droolworthy pics Naina..! enjoying weather ?;)

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  2. Woww i want to grab, very tempting and irresistible pomegranate fool..

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  3. Looks utterly cute ..... love the presentation !!

    Cheers,
    Satrupa

    http://satrupa-foodforthought.blogspot.com

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  4. Wow! what a beautiful presentation Nayna? delicious..

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  5. cool recipe, love it, beautiful picture

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  6. what an awesome recipe and presentation!

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  7. Oooo lala!!! Yummy dessert ya...grabbing a glass now! :D

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  8. yummy recipe...will try it soon Nayna...it looks tempting!

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  9. That is such a beautiful presenation Nayna..Looks beautiful

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  10. Looks delicious Nice name and click.

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  11. That is one very delectable dessert..looks super tempting..

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  12. Quick and easy dessert. Looks so delicious.

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  13. healthy n cool recipe, nice pics.

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  14. An elegant dessert! You have presented it very beautifully :-)

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  15. The presentation looks so royal!!!

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  16. Drooling.... need a bowl to hold it :)
    pls do share ur decoration techniques n tricks...

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  17. That is a glass of CHEERS!!! Very delectably delightful!!!

    Ash....
    (http://asha-oceanichope.blogspot.com/)

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  18. very beautifully presented and looks very yummy too

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  19. Wow, just reading about it and checking the picture is making my mouth watering. You have explained layers so well :)

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  20. Yummy...great presentation. Shall take this opportunity and share a small tip regarding removing the seeds from pomegranate. Cut pomegranate into half and gently hit the hard exterior of the fruit with a
    rounded spatula. Make sure you keep a bowl underneath to receive all the seeds falling.

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  21. Loved it absolutely . I was watching about pomegranate molasses of turkey on TV and was thinking about the possibilities .. This is just so good.

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  22. Droolworthy pics dear...Love your presentation style..

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  23. I like the name and dessert looks super yum :)

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  24. looks very yummy..nice clicks.

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  25. Pomegranate can have a bitter taste but it's counteracted by the sweetness. Lovely pudding.

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  26. I'd not thought of using pomegranate like that.

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  27. This sounds really great! Never even considered a pomegranate fool before

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