Whipped Bittersweet Ganache Frosting
Our Chestnut Cake with Chocolate-Armagnac Glaze calls for this decadent frosting.
- Yield: Makes about 1 1/2 cups
Source: Martha Stewart Living, December 2007
- 1 cup heavy cream
- 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate (preferably at least 61 percent cacao), finely chopped
Bring cream to a simmer in a saucepan. Pour over chocolate in a medium bowl, and let stand for 5 minutes. Stir until smooth. Let cool completely. Whisk until fluffy. Use immediately.