Chocolate Cream Puff Recipe Easy

Today I have the recipe for chocolate cream puff easy with strawberries. Beautifully filled with chocolate, a strawberry and really a lot of cream. These cream puffs I had to bake again after a long time, because I failed the first batch. And why? Because I’m currently so verpeilt that I forgot an important ingredient in the choux pastry. I was annoyed. Mainly because of the waste of food. But well, it happens. So everything again from the beginning. With all the ingredients. And poof, it worked and I could pull delicious cream puffs out of the oven.

Chocolate Cream Puff Recipe Easy




Chocolate Cream Puff Recipe Easy

Cook Time30 minutes
Total Time30 minutes
Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Chocolate Cream Puff Recipe Easy


choux pastry:

  • 125 ml water
  • 25 g butter
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • 70 g flour
  • 5 g cocoa
  • 15 g cornstarch
  • 1 pinch baking powder
  • 3 eggs


  • 200 ml cream
  • 2 tbsp. powdered sugar
  • 2 tsp. San-Apart / 1 sachet cream stiffener
  • 10 strawberries
  • 50 g chocolate coating, whole milk


  • For the choux pastry, put water, butter and salt in a pot and bring to a boil.
  • Remove the saucepan from the heat, mix the flour, cocoa, cornstarch and baking powder together and then add it all at once to the hot liquid and mix it with a spoon to a smooth dough.
  • Burn off the dough by heating the dough for about 1 minute while stirring or turning it back and forth. Then transfer the dough to a bowl.
  • Using a mixer, beat the eggs into the batter one at a time, slowly, until it is shiny and has peaks that stick to a knife or spoon.
  • Place the batter in a piping bag and then pipe onto a baking sheet lined with parchment paper in the shape of cream puffs. (The cream puffs will rise a lot when baked, remember this when piping).
  • Bake in a preheated oven at 200° C top/bottom heat for about 20-25 minutes. After baking, cut off the top directly and then let cool.
  • Chop the couverture and melt over a water bath. Spread the melted couverture on the bottom of the cream puff and place a washed, degreened strawberry on top.
  • Whip the cream with the sifted powdered sugar and San-apart/ cream stiffener until stiff. Place the stiff cream in a piping bag and carefully pipe onto the strawberries, then place the lid on top.

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