Mendiant Bun

Mendiant Bun recipe

25 Jun 2019

Puraslim
Recipe

A mendiant is a traditional French confection composed of a chocolate disk studded with nuts and dried fruits representing the four monastic orders. Each of the ingredients used refer to the color of monastic robes. Tradition dictates that raisins stand for the Augustinians, hazelnut for the Carmelites, dried fig for the Franciscans, and almond for the Dominicans. A totally new version of this French chocolate treat revisited in a brioche with a soft and creamy center.

Ingredients

Dough

 
  • Tegral Brioche Moelleuse - 1000g 
  • Water - 300g 
  • Eggs - 260g
  • Fresh yeast - 30g 

TOTAL DOUGH 1590g

Filling

 

  • Cremfil Ultim White Chocolate Q.S. 
  • Raisins Q.S. 
  • Pistachios Q.S. 
  • Almonds Q.S.

Working method

Author: Benny Vervaeck

  • Country: Belgium 
  • Specialty: Soft Sweet Bread 
  • Motto as a baker: “Always strive for the best”

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