Milk Chocolate-Ideas Please

Decorating By SecretAgentCakeBaker Updated 24 Jan 2009 , 3:01am by Ursula40

SecretAgentCakeBaker Posted 22 Jan 2009 , 4:38pm
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Hi!

I have about 2 pounds of Hershey's milk chocolate santas (they were on sale for less than $1 a pound after Christmas). I would like to use it to make something fo a bake sale, but I am not sure what. I don't want to have to temper it, so I was thinking of some kind of cake, or ganache for a cake? The only ganache I have ever made was from the Death By Chocolate cookbook and it used semi sweet.

Our bake sale is for Valentine's Day. I'm thinking of taking pre-orders for mini cakes for this and wanted to offer a choice of a chocolate type cake and a WASC with buttercream.

Thanks!
Barbaranne

2 replies
jammjenks Posted 23 Jan 2009 , 5:52pm
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My first thought was to use it to make shavings or curls for garnish.

Ursula40 Posted 24 Jan 2009 , 3:01am
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You can make ganache with it, just throw in some unsweetened cocoa powder and whisk through. I use up xmas choc like that for my choc cake, I use it in my batter as well

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