Prep Time
10 Mins
Total Time
2 Hours 10 Mins
Yield
Makes about 3 cups

 

 

How to Make It

Step 1

Microwave chocolate morsels and whipping cream in a 3-qt. microwave-safe glass bowl at HIGH 2 1/2 minutes or until melted and smooth, stirring at 30-second intervals. Whisk in liqueur until smooth. Cover and chill 2 hours or until mixture is thickened.

Step 2

Beat ganache at medium speed with an electric mixer 20 to 30 seconds or until soft peaks form and ganache lightens in color. (Do not overmix.) Use immediately.

Ratings & Reviews

mleesue1's Review

mleesue1
June 27, 2011
This cake is absolutely wonderful!

ACMDSM's Review

ACMDSM
December 26, 2009
Great flavor and very easy to make. Refrigerate the cake after filling otherwise the ganache will ooze out the sides when you cut the cake. I even made a second batch of this ganache to use as icing for the cake. The Seven Minute Frosting recipe was a bomb.