vanilla cream puffs

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Nutritional Info
  • Servings Per Recipe: 1
  • Amount Per Serving
  • Calories: 113.8
  • Total Fat: 0.3 g
  • Cholesterol: 0.0 mg
  • Sodium: 0.6 mg
  • Total Carbs: 23.8 g
  • Dietary Fiber: 0.8 g
  • Protein: 3.2 g

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I found this recipe in the 2003 Taste of Home Annual Recipe Book. They are easy to make even for a novice like myself I found this recipe in the 2003 Taste of Home Annual Recipe Book. They are easy to make even for a novice like myself
Number of Servings: 1


    1 cup water
    1/2 cup butter, no substitutes please
    1/4 teaspoon salt
    1 cup all-purpose flour
    4 eggs

    1 1/2 cups cold milk
    1 (5 1/8 ounce) package instant vanilla pudding
    3/4 teaspoon almond extract
    2 cups whipping cream, whipped

    6 tablespoons semi-sweet chocolate chips
    1 1/2 teaspoons shortening
    3/4 teaspoon corn syrup
    1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon


1 In saucepan, bring water, butter and salt to a boil.
2 Add flour all at once and stir until it forms a ball.
3 Remove from from heat, let stand 5 minutes.
4 Add eggs, one at a time, beating well after each addition.
5 Continue beating until mixture is smooth and shiny.
6 Drop by 1/4 cups at least 3 inches apart onto a greased baking sheet.
7 Bake at 400 degrees for 30-35 minutes (or until golden brown).
8 Remove to a wire rack.
9 Immediately split puffs open; remove tops and set aside.
10 Remove and discard soft dough inside puff.
11 Let cool.
12 In a bowl, beat the milk, pudding mix and extract on low speed for 2 minutes.
13 Let stand for 5 minutes.
14 Fold in the whipped cream.
15 Fill the cream puffs and replace tops.
16 In a heavy saucepan, combine glaze ingredients.
17 Cook and stir over low heat until chocolate melts and mixture is smooth.
18 Drizzle over cream puffs.
19 Chill for at least one hour before serving.

Number of Servings: 1

Recipe submitted by SparkPeople user CHANDLERT.

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