Hainan Mango Mousse
Epcot Food & Wine Festival 2003
14 oz. mango (canned with syrup)
1 T. ginger, peeled and chopped
1 C. heavy cream
4 t. powdered gelatin
2 t. hot water
2 egg whites
1 1/2 T. light brown sugar
lime zest for garnish
Drain the mangos, reserving the syrup. Blend the mango and ginger in a food
processor for 30 seconds, or until smooth.
Measure the puree and make up to 1 1/4 C. with the reserved mango syrup.
In a separate bowl, whip the creamuntil it forms soft peaks. Fold the mango
mixture into the cream until well combined. Dissolved the gelatin in the hot
water and leave to cool slightly. Pour the gelatin into the mango ixture in a
steady stream, stirring. Leave to cool in the refrigerator for 30 minutes, until
Beat the egg whites in a clean bowl until they form soft peaks, then beat in
the sugar. Gently fold the egg whites into the mango mixture with a metal
Spoon the mousse into individual serving dishes, decorate with lime zest.