November 30, 2022
CM Content Team
A heart-warming meal may seem incomplete without a dessert, right? If you are hosting a house party this Christmas, you can give your guests a memorable dining experience by serving this tasty and healthy date, almond, and chocolate torte dessert for the perfect end to the meal.
The date, almond, and chocolate torte is a decadent sweet that has a squidgy and soft texture. If you want to make some chocolate dessert instead of the age-old cake, you can try this simple recipe by Chef Alex Dias, the Executive Chef at Club Mahindra Varca Resort in Goa.
· Dates (100 gm)
· Dark chocolate (100 gm)
· Almonds (100 gm)
· Egg white (2 no)
· Chop the dates, dark chocolate, and almonds
· Whisk the egg white and combine it with all the dried ingredients to make the torte mixture
· Put the mixture in the moulds and bake it for five minutes at 180 degrees Celsius
· Once baked, demould the torte, let it cool, and serve
At Club Mahindra resorts, we strive to give our patrons a delightful culinary experience. The chefs at the restaurants in our resorts bring with them years of experience and expertise. They have a deep understanding of flavour profiles, and every dish they create is nutritious and high in flavour and taste.
Our chefs also source the best regional ingredients and use the latest culinary techniques to make every meal unforgettable! While holidaying at the Club Mahindra resorts, you can enjoy a delicious meal every day. You can also request the chef to make a special dish like the Date Almond and Chocolate Torte, and they will be happy to serve you.
As they say, ‘your destiny is written at birth,’ Chef Alex Rexon Dias was destined to be a chef. Born and raised in Goa, Chef Dias discovered his cooking skills and passion when he won the best dish award during a school camp when the students had to cook for their teachers. Since then, he has come a long way to become one of our finest chefs.
With over 15 years of experience, Chef Dias has travelled far and wide to explore new cuisine worldwide and add new skills, techniques, and dishes to his repertoire. The Iconic Chef of the Year Award by Times of India is a testament to his excellent skills in the kitchen. Currently, the Executive Chef at Club Mahindra Goa, Chef Dias, has been stirring up a storm in the kitchen and delighting the guests with incredible local and international dishes.
Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.