Chantilly Creme

Recipe Information

Total Time: 

10 minutes


4 cups

Enjoy this simple chantilly crème, a French classic that can be added to many cakes and pastries.


  • 1 pint heavy whipping cream
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract (or scrape the inside of a single vanilla bean)
  • 2 tablespoons confectioners' sugar


  1. Add ice and water to a large mixing bowl.
  2. Place a medium sized bowl inside the large bowl. Add cream and vanilla extract. Using a whisk or hand mixer, start beating the cream and then add confectioner's sugar. Whip until the mixture holds a stiff peak.

Serving Suggestion

Serve with fresh berries, fruit tarts, berry pies or chocolate cake and brownies.

Tips & Notes

Learn how to whip and fold like a pro and watch Chris Ryding make this recipe in this Co+op Kitchen video.

Nutritional Information

Per 2 tablespoons: 53 Calories , 6 g. fat, 20 mg. cholesterol, 6 mg. sodium, 1 g. carbohydrate, 0 g. fiber, 0 g. protein