Rum Sabayon

Recipe By: Calphalon Team  -  Originally Published: 8/29/2009

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Rich but light, creamy and smooth. Yum! You can use Marsala instead of Rum if you like.

  • Servings: Serves 4
  • Prep Time: Less than 15 Minutes
  • Cook Time: Less than 15 Minutes
  • Level: Beginner
  • Course: Dessert

Ingredients

6 egg yolks
1/2 c. sugar
1/3 c. dark rum
1/2 c. whipping cream, whipped
unsweetened cocoa for dusting

Directions

In a sauce pan, whisk the egg yolks and sugar together. Turn the heat to low and cook, whisking constantly, until thickened.
 
Slowly add the rum. Continue cooking, whisking constantly, until thickened again. Do not allow the custard to boil.
 
Remove the pan from the heat and let the custard cool for 20 - 30 minutes. Gently fold in the whipped cream.
Spoon the sabayon into stemmed glasses and chill until ready to serve. Dust lightly with cocoa or cinnamon before serving.