Fruit and toppings not included Photography by Stacey Abraham
Chocolate Rum Cake Served with Strawberry Sauce and Fresh Strawberries and Dusted with Powdered Sugar
1 Pint Strawberries
1/3 Cup White Sugar
1 tsp Vanilla Extract
Wash strawberries and remove stems. Roughly chop the berries. Combine berries, sugar and extract in medium saucepan and bring to a simmer over medium heat. Cook for five minutes, stirringconstantly while breaking strawberries up with a wooden spoon. After five minutes, remove from heat and allow to cool slightly. When cool, transfer mixture to blender and pulse until desired consistency is reached.
Fruit and toppings not included. Photography by Stacey Abraham
Raspberry Rum Cake Served with Chocolate Mousse
and Fresh Raspberries
16 oz Cold Heavy Cream
2 Tb Powdered Sugar
1 ½ Cups Milk Chocolate Chips
Melt chocolate chips in the microwave while stopping every 30 seconds to stir. Once the chocolate is melted, set aside to cool slightly. Whip the heavy cream in a stand mixer using the whisk attachment. Whip until it thickens and peaks appear. Add the powdered sugar and melted chocolate immediately. Whip for another 30 seconds or until the mousse is thick and fully blended. Can be refrigerated and served later.