Jenny Bristow

Ireland's good food Ambassador

Chantilly Cream

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This cream can be flavoured with chocolate, coffee, lemon, vanilla or a liqueur of your choice.


150ml/ ¼ pt double cream
2 tbsp milk – ice cold
2tbsp icing sugar
½ tbsp vanilla essence 1 tbsp water – iced
Zest of ½ lemon


Place the cream and milk in a very cold bowl and whisk until the mixture doubles in volume. This should take around 3-4 minutes.

Add the icing sugar, vanilla essence, water and lemon zest and continue to whisk for a further minute