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El Popular: Chocolate & Chorizo Trifle

Chocolate & Chorizo Trifle
Jade Garcia - 3rd Place Winner Ivy Tech- 2013 Chorizo Contest

Prep Time: 30 min.     
Start to Finish: 45 min.

12 Servings


Honey Corn Bread with El Popular Chorizo

  • Original 1 cup all purpose flour
  • 1 cup yellow cornmeal
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 3 tsp. baking powder
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 cup milk
  • ¼ cup vegetable oil
  • ¼ cup honey
  • ½ cup cooked El Popular Original Chorizo

Chocolate Mousse
Yield 4 cups

  • 3 sq. (3 oz.) unsweetened chocolate
  • 1/3 cup water
  • ¾ cup sugar
  • 1/8 tsp. salt
  • 3 egg yolks
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 2 cup heavy whipping cream

Fresh Whipped Cream
Yield 4 cups

  • 2 cups heavy whipping cream
  • ¼ cup sugar
  • 1 tsp. vanilla extract


Honey Corn Bread with El Popular Chorizo

  1. In a bowl combine flour, cornmeal, sugar, baking powder and salt. In a small bowl, beat the eggs.
  2. Add cream, oil and honey; beat well.
  3. Stir into the dry ingredients just until moistened. Add chorizo.
  4. Pour into greased 9 inch square baking pan.
  5. Bake at 400 degrees for 20-25 minutes

Chocolate Mousse

  1. In sauce pan, place chocolate and water. Stir over low heat until blended.
  2. Add sugar & salt. Simmer 3 minutes, stirring constantly. Remove from heat.
  3. In a bowl, beat egg yolks, stir in chocolate mixture (stir constantly).
  4. Add vanilla and cool to room temp.
  5. Beat heavy cream in bowl. Fold into cooled chocolate mixture gently.
  6. Refrigerate until cool.

Fresh Whipped Cream

  1. Beat heavy cream & sugar until soft peaks form.
  2. Add vanilla until blended

To assemble trifle:

Cut honey corn bread into 1 inch squares. Add one layer of chocolate mousse, next honey corn bread, then chocolate mousse. Top with fresh whipped cream. Garnish with chorizo crumble.