Chocolate glaze: recipe
Simple chocolate glaze
The simplest glaze is done on the basis of sugar and water with cocoa.
Cocoa powder (2 tablespoons)
Sugar (half Cup)
Water (3 tablespoons)
Mix sugar with cocoa powder and add water. Stir well and set on fire. On a slow (very slow) heat cook the glaze, stirring constantly. First dissolve the sugar, then begin to bubble syrup. After the appearance of bubbles boil the glaze for another minute and remove from heat. Give much glaze to cool and thicken: hot is too liquid, completely cooled will Sacharissa and harden.
For a child’s cake or custard cakes in the still warm chocolate icing, you can add a bit of butter and whip it with a mixer. So the taste of the glaze will become softer.
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1. Citric acid added to taste. For cranberry or lemon ice acid is not required.
2. As you can see from the options, fruit ice can be prepared with stabilizers (gelatin, starch) or without them. In the latter case, the ice is somewhat more stringent.
Fruit ice is prepared as follows:
Sugar to dissolve in water, heat to boiling and with continuous stirring prepared to enter the stabilizer.
Gelatine, pre-soaked for 30 min in cold water (6 g gelatin 3 tablespoons water), starch diluted in cold water (20 g starch 80-100 g of water).
Water for the preparation of a stabilizer taken from under the recipe number.
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Preparation time: 5-10 minutes Servings: 1-2
On cold winter nights or rainy autumn days there is nothing better than to indulge in a delicious hot chocolate. But few people know that this drink originated much earlier than coffee or tea.
And indeed, the term “chocolate” in different eras had
different values. In times of pre-Columbian America it was a cold bitter drink with chilli and vanilla. Europeans changed the original recipe chocolates, sweeten it, removed the pepper, and began to drink it hot. So if you see a recipe of hot chocolate, where the claim that real hot chocolate is a must cook chocolate, do not believe. Cocoa butter from the bean learned to pressing only in the 19th century, then invented solid chocolate to which we are so accustomed today.
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English aristocrats drank hot chocolate in a special chocolate houses. How nice that nowadays, Continue reading