Watery Ganache??

Decorating By Briniga Updated 16 May 2008 , 5:19pm by aswartzw

Briniga Posted 16 May 2008 , 4:44pm
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i just made ganache 2 cups of chopped chocolate & 3/4 cup milk & 1/3 butter (cuz i didnt have heavy cream) & its watery, what do i do?? icon_cry.gif

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Briniga Posted 16 May 2008 , 4:59pm
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I'm making the cake now, so if anyone knows what I can do, Ive tried stirring it for a while & its still watery, sorry to bother ya'll...thanks

mommyle Posted 16 May 2008 , 5:16pm
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I think that the milk and butter might be your problem, but what's done is done. Try whipping the crap out of it. It might work. Good luck!

aswartzw Posted 16 May 2008 , 5:19pm
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From what I've read, it's recommended not to substitute butter/milk in a ganache recipe. It just doesn't work as well.

The only thing I can think of is try heating it longer and maybe it will evaporate the liquid. Or you could try refrigerating it and whipping it (if it's meant to frost and not pour).

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