Citrus and Caramel Mousse Parfaits
Citrus and Caramel Mousse Parfaits
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    Tiers of tart, jewel-toned tangerines, grapefruits, oranges, and lemons alternate with layers of silken caramel mousse in this simple, stunning dessert. Elegant lace cookies, easily made from ground hazelnuts, enhance the contrast of textures -- and the temptation.

    Ingredients

    • 2 tablespoons plus 1 1/2 teaspoons packed light-brown sugar
    • 1 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter
    • 2 tablespoons light corn syrup
    • Pinch of salt
    • 1/4 cup cake flour (not self-rising)
    • 1 ounce hazelnuts (about 1/4 cup) toasted, skins rubbed off with a damp cloth, and finely ground, or 2 tablespoons hazelnut flour
    • 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons cold water
    • 1 teaspoon unflavored gelatin
    • 1 cup granulated sugar
    • 2 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature, cut into small pieces
    • 1 3/4 cups heavy cream
    • 1/2 cup creme fraiche
    • 3 oranges, preferably Cara Cara
    • 2 blood oranges
    • 1 red or pink grapefruit
    • 2 tangerines
    • 1 Meyer lemon

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 538 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 34 g 52.36%
    • Saturated Fat: 21 g 104.8%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 99 mg 33.15%
    • Sodium: 25 mg 1.06%
    • Calcium: 93 mg 9.28%
    • Potassium: 251 mg 7.16%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 3.96%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 58 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 10.96%
    • Sugar: 51 g
    • Protein: 4 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 29.37%
    • Vitamin C 89%
    • Vitamin D 11.03%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat7
    • Exchange - Fruit1
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit1 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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