CHOUX PASTRY (Cream Puff Shell):
1. Over Med-Heat, in a Med. saucepan, Combine water, butter, sugar, & salt and bring it to a boil.. Once it boils, remove from Med-heat & stir in flour QUICKLY with a wooden spoon for 2 mins. until dough comes together.
Transfer dough to the bowl of a stand mixer, fitted with the paddle attachment & beat at Med-speed until slightly cooled, about 1-2 mins.
ADD eggs, one at a time, stirring on Med-speed until well combined.
PREHEAT oven to 400*.
2. Transfer Choux mixture into a pastry bag & pipe round shapes onto parchment paper lined baking sheet *(if peaking wet finger with a bit of water & tamp down tops)* Make slightly larger than an egg. and bake for about 10 mins., depending on size.
Leave pastries in the oven & REDUCE oven temp. to 325*, without opening the door. BAKE 30 mins. more until golden brown.
Transfer shells to wire rack. Let cool.
3. CUT an X on the bottom of the puff & fill with chocolate pastry cream. Turn it over & pipe with the Chocolate Pastry cream.
4. Top with the Chantilly frosting on top.
CHOCOLATE PASTRY CREAM:
Combine pudding & milk. Whip until smooth & thick. ADD carton of Cool Whip & mix well. Put a cover on it & place in the fridge.
1. Melt butter & salt. Remove from heat & cool slightly. Whisk in milk, sugar & vanilla; then egg & egg yolk. COOK on Med-heat to a low boil. Once it boils, let it cook for another 2 mins., whisking continually. REMOVE from heat & sift & simultaneously mix in cornstarch. POUR mixture into a bowl; COVER with plastic wrap *(directly on top of the mixture)* & let cool to room temperature. When at room temp., put in fridge until a consistency of piping.
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|Serving Size: 1 Serving (2574g)|
|Recipe Makes: Servings|
|Calories from Fat: 1607 (35%)|
|Amt Per Serving||% DV|
|Total Fat 178.6g||238 %|
|Saturated Fat 96.7g||484 %|
|Monounsaturated Fat 52.1g|
|Polyunsanturated Fat 12.7g|
|Cholesterol 2099mg||646 %|
|Sodium 45590.6mg||1572 %|
|Potassium 3493mg||92 %|
|Total Carbohydrate 587g||173 %|
|Dietary Fiber 11g||44 %|
|Sugars, other 576g|
|Protein 153.1g||219 %|
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Calories per serving: 4615
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