As like me do you think it’s very hard or impossible to make this delicious filled puffs called profiterol because at Istanbul at Inci Profiterol I ate many times this delicious profiterols and every time I ate them I think they are the best profiterols around the world! but when I ask myself how can I make them or at least is it possible to make them at home? The answer was Oh impossible!
Until I tried to make them from scratch very surprisingly they were very easy to make and this one is guaranteed recipe. When I was serving this to my family and friends always asking me where I bought them but the truth is I made them at home! even still I can’t believe that I can make them at home from scratch.
So here it’s the recipe for you to try and see!
1 cup water
1/2 cup butter
1/4 tsp salt
1 -1/4 cups flour
4 large eggs at room temperature
1- 1/2 cups heavy cream or whole milk
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
1 small box instant vanilla pudding mix
1/2 cup sugar
2 tbs flour
1 tbs full cocoa powder
1 cup milk
Put all ingredients in pan stir occasionally, boil (3-5 min.)until it gets thick.
Stir all ingredients together until you have thick filling.
Let it set 1 hour in refrigerator or you can prepare it one night before.
preheat oven 200 degrees.
Combine water, butter and salt in medium pan heat until butter melted.
Bring to rolling boil.
Add flour all at once stirring vigorously until smothes out and flows the spoon around pan. (this should take less than 30 seconds)
Remove it from heat cool it 5-10 min. it should be lukewarm.
With mixer beat the eggs one at a time in lukewarm mixture after adding the last egg continue beating 1 minute more.
Take 1 teaspoon full of the dough and drop it on parchment papered pans leave 1 inch between the puffs.
bake them 20 min. when they turn medium golden brown.
Remove them and cut a slit into the sides of puffs.
Return them to oven cook them 5 min. more.
Remove them and let them cool on a rack.
Gently open each puff alone natural fault line.
Fill bottom with 2 teaspoons of filling and replace with the top half.
Put all filled puffs on serving plate pour the chocolate on top put it in refrigerator.
Enjoy with loved ones !
I think it will be your one of the best loved recipe!