Mortadella Bologna mousse with stracchino cheese

Made with Mortadella Bologna PGI · Parmigiano Reggiano DOP PARMAREGGIO Grated 30 Months ·
Execution time
15 min


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<li><strong>500 g Mortadella Bologna<br />
<li>250 g Stracchino soft cheese</li>
<li>100 g Plain yoghurt</li>
<li>50 g Grated Parmigiano Reggiano</li>
<li>Sesame-coated breadsticks as required</li>
<li>1 sprig Fresh mint</li>
<li>Modena balsamic vinegar glaze as required</li>
<li>Nutmeg as required</li>
<li>Extra virgin olive oil as required</li>
<li>Salt as required</li>
<li>Grains of Paradise as required</li>
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  • 500 g Mortadella Bologna
  • 250 g Stracchino soft cheese
  • 100 g Plain yoghurt
  • 50 g Grated Parmigiano Reggiano
  • Sesame-coated breadsticks as required
  • 1 sprig Fresh mint
  • Modena balsamic vinegar glaze as required
  • Nutmeg as required
  • Extra virgin olive oil as required
  • Salt as required
  • Grains of Paradise as required


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Roughly chop the mortadella, then put it in a food processor with blades, together with the stracchino soft cheese, yoghurt, grated Parmesan cheese, a pinch of nutmeg and a drizzle of extra virgin olive oil. Blend until the mixture is smooth and creamy. Finish by adding the pepper and season with salt


Put the mixture in a piping bag and leave to rest in the fridge


When ready, pipe the mortadella mousse on a plate, then add the sesame-coated breadsticks, a few drops of balsamic vinegar, some mint leaves and a twist of pepper

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