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Chocolate Eclairs

Chocolate Eclairs

Perfect and delicious Chocolate Eclairs that the whole family will love including peaky eaters ones!

Chocolate Eclairs

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Chocolate Eclairs

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Chocolate Eclairs

What Do You Need To Make Chocolate Eclairs:

  • Choux Pastry:

4 eggs

1/8 tsp Salt

1 c Flour

5 tbsp Butter

1 c + 2tsp Water

  • Pastry Cream:

½ c Sugar

1/3 c Butter

1 ½ c Milk (cold)

4 tbsp Corn Starch

¾ c Heavy Whipped Cream

1 tsp Vanilla

  • Chocolate Topping:

½ c Cream

¾ c Chocolate Chips

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How To Make Chocolate Eclairs:

Choux Pastry:

1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F

2. In a saucepan bring water and salt to a boil.

3. At butter while boiling.

4. Add flour and whisk fast until there are no lumps.

5. Remove and let cool.

6. Whisk in eggs one at a time until combined.

7. Using a piping bag with a 1inch tick tip, pipe mixture onto lined baking sheets in 4 inch long sections.

8. Bake for 15 minutes until risen.

Pastry Cream:

1. Mix cornstarch with 4tbsp of milk.

2. In a saucepan bring milk to a simmer then stir in sugar(1/4c).

3. When milk boils add in the milk and cornstach mixture.

4. Remove from heat.

5. Mix together butter, remaining sugar, and vanilla until combined.

6. Combine this mixture together with the cornstach mixture.

7. In a large bowl beat cream until soft peaks form.

8. Fold cream into the butter mixture.

9. Pipe cream into each of the eclairs through the top. (make a small x with a knife).

Chocolate Glaze:

1. Melt cream and chocolate chips in a saucepan over low heat until melted.

2. Dip the top of each éclair into the chocolate and let cool.

3.Serve and enjoy!

Chocolate Eclairs

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Chocolate Eclairs

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Chocolate Eclairs

Chocolate Eclairs

Chocolate Eclairs

Prep Time: 30 minutes
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Total Time: 50 minutes

Ingredients

Choux Pastry:

  • 4 eggs
  • 1/8 tsp Salt
  • 1 c Flour
  • 5 tbsp Butter
  • 1 c + 2 tsp Water

Pastry Cream:

  • ½ c Sugar
  • 1/3 c Butter
  • 1 ½ c Milk (cold)
  • 4 tbsp Corn Starch
  • ¾ c Heavy Whipped Cream
  • 1 tsp Vanilla

Chocolate Topping:

  • ½ c Cream
  • ¾ c Chocolate Chips

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Instructions

Choux Pastry:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees F
  2. In a saucepan bring water and salt to a boil.
  3. At butter while boiling.
  4. Add flour and whisk fast until there are no lumps.
  5. Remove and let cool.
  6. Whisk in eggs one at a time until combined.
  7. Using a piping bag with a 1inch tick tip, pipe mixture onto lined baking sheets in 4 inch long sections.
  8. Bake for 15 minutes until risen.

Pastry Cream:

  1. Mix cornstarch with 4tbsp of milk.
  2. In a saucepan bring milk to a simmer then stir in sugar(1/4c).
  3. When milk boils add in the milk and cornstach mixture.
  4. Remove from heat.
  5. Mix together butter, remaining sugar, and vanilla until combined.
  6. Combine this mixture together with the cornstach mixture.
  7. In a large bowl beat cream until soft peaks form.
  8. Fold cream into the butter mixture.
  9. Pipe cream into each of the eclairs through the top. (make a small x with a knife).

Chocolate Glaze:

  1. Melt cream and chocolate chips in a saucepan over low heat until melted.
  2. Dip the top of each éclair into the chocolate and let cool.

Serve and enjoy!

Nutrition Information:
Yield: 10 Serving Size: 1
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 363Total Fat: 24gSaturated Fat: 14gTrans Fat: 1gUnsaturated Fat: 8gCholesterol: 125mgSodium: 175mgCarbohydrates: 34gFiber: 1gSugar: 18gProtein: 6g

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