Delicious fruit inspired creations

Bavarois with Strawberries

Bavarois with Strawberries

30 mins
overnight to set
You love cooking, go for it!

This is so worth the creation time! This dessert has a wow factor, beautiful to present at any dinner gathering.

icon ingredients


  • 3 egg yolks
  • ½ cup castor sugar
  • 1 ½ cups milk
  • 1 tablespoon gelatine
  • 3 tablespoons water
  • 3 medium custard apples
  • 300ml carton thickened cream
  • strawberries for garnish
  • lemon or lime rind

icon method


  • Beat egg yolks and sugar in small bowl until thick and pale. Heat milk with lemon rind in saucepan for about 10 minutes (do not boil). Remove rind, whisk egg yolk mixture into milk, stir over low heat until thickening, remove from heat, cool to room temperature.
  • Sprinkle gelatin over water, dissolve (microwave on high for 10 seconds) cool to room temperature. Stir gelatine mixture into custard mixture, pour into large bowl.
  • Stir in strained pureed custard apple flesh, fold in whipped cream.
  • Pour into 6 lightly oiled dishes (¾ cup capacity).
  • Refrigerate several hours or overnight. Turn onto serving plates
  • Decorate with sliced strawberries.
  • Blend a few strawberries to make a coulis and drizzle on the plate.