How to make a cake " Potato" with condensed milk ?
Dessert / / August 12, 2017
- 700-900 grams biscuits
- 1 can of condensed milk
- 200 grams butter 5 tsp
- 2-3 tea spoons of brandy or 3-4 tablespoons of dessert wine
1. Taste cake "Potato" probably familiar to everyone since childhood.But few know that the recipe it has been known since the XIX century.It is believed that the original idea of this dish belongs to the wife of the famous Finnish poet Runeberg Yohna.It is this lady came up to make a treat for visitors of a mixture of broken biscuits, sour cream, liqueur and jam.Since then, the recipe "potato" has undergone several changes.For example, cookies need not be a home, and can be used as a cream mixture of condensed milk and butter.There are many ways how to make potato cake, but in this article describes its classic version.So, the most important ingredient of "potatoes" is the cookie.For these purposes fit such inexpensive varieties as "Jubilee", "Strawberry", "Hello."Cookies must scroll through a meat grinder or a rolling pin to ro
2. Next, prepare the cream, by which the other components are held together cake "Potato".For it is required of condensed milk, heated to room temperature, and a packet of butter.Before cooking oil should be removed from the refrigerator and allow it to warm up.If desired, make a "potato" can be just as prepared choux pastry - with custard, cream but oil is obtained much tastier.The oil is then condensed milk and mix thoroughly until smooth.Do it best with a mixer or blender.
3. The oil cream can add ingredients such as cognac, dessert wine, liquor, cocoa.Speaking of cocoa opinions diverge chefs - some believe that the "potatoes" it must necessarily be added, while others say it should be a cake in white.The main thing - that make "potato" is not so difficult, how to bake a cake.After a cream is thoroughly mixed, it is poured into crushed biscuit and kneaded until a plastic mass.It is possible to add a forest or walnuts, dried fruits, sesame seeds or grated chocolate.The mixture should turn out pretty dense, but not crumbly.
4. The resulting mass is divided into 20-25 equal pieces from which are molded and "potatoes".To do this, it is rolled smooth beads and slightly compress them laterally."Potatoes" can be decorated in many ways.For example, there are options for how to make a cake with roses from the oil of sweet cream or mastic.It is also possible to make small "shoots" of crushed or peanut butter and sugar mixture.Another of the masses for cakes can be molded into cute hedgehogs.To this end, it is shaped drops, nose and eyes hedgehog made of nuts in chocolate, and its back is decorated with cream pastry syringe of "needles".So that from the mass of "Potatoes" You can make a lot of funny figures - stars, rabbits, bears and so on, as far as the imagination will suffice.Decorate these cakes berries of the jam, roses of cream, dried fruit, chocolate icing and powdered sugar.