Crème mousseline, mousseline cream – now I’m eating these and I’m loving it! What cream do you use for your cream puffs? Pastry cream or whipped cream? Now here goes an alternative for your cute little puffs: mousseline cream. It’s … Continue reading →
My baking instructor in culinary school described pastry cream as "the most outrageously decadent pudding you will ever eat" — and she's totally right. While I could certainly eat it by the spoonful, pastry cream is really intended as a filling for things like cream puffs, éclairs, and Boston cream cupcakes. Here's how to make it at home.