23 janvier 2013

Mousse au chocolat d'une frenchy - The french chocolate mousse

Rumor has it says that Henri de Toulouse Lautrec was the one who invented this desert under the name « mayonnaise de chocolat »: it is totally false. The first mention of « mousse au chocolat » was in the book written by Viard, Fouret (and Pierhugue) in 1820 : "le Cuisinier royal ou L'Art de faire la cuisine, la pâtisserie et tout ce qui concerne l'office, pour toutes les fortunes". The first written proof of the chocolate mousse in the US is from a food exhibit organized in 1892 at the MSG (Madison Square Garden) of New York. The... [Lire la suite]
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