Chef Jan on ABC Radio: In Season Orange Panna Cotta

Listen to Chef Jan speak on ABC Radio Brisbane with Kate O'Toole. This orange panna cotta recipe is simple, delicious and sure to impress!

ABC Radio interview with
Kate O'Toole: Orange Panna Cotta

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Panna Cotta

100 g sugar
250 mL pouring cream
1 tablespoon vanilla paste
3 sheets of gelatine (20 g pack)

Chocolate Ganache

250 g sheep’s milk yoghurt
Cocoa powder (to serve)
Chef Jan's Orange Panna Cotta


Panna cotta

  1. Zest oranges into pot, add in sugar, pouring cream, vanilla paste and mix over low heat until sugar dissolves.
  2. Bloom gelatine in water: put gelatine in cold water — keep in your hand while it dissolves. When soft and runny, transfer to your warm cream and mix well.w
  3. Fold in yoghurt, mix well.
  4. Pour into serving glasses or piping bag to set in the fridge over night.
  5. Serve simply on its own, or dress it up with the following if you want a totally decadent experience: orange spice-infused marmalade, orange blossom Persian fairy floss, and an orange infused ganache (follow method below).


Chocolate ganache

  1. Melt chocolate in a stainless steel bowl over a simmering pot of hot water.
  2. Once the chocolate is melted, fold it through the sheep’s yoghurt and whisk well.
  3. Pour mixture into a piping bag and allow to set.
  4. Once set, pipe onto a dessert plate and sprinkle with dark cocoa powder.

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