What Is Ganache?

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It is a French term that refers to a smooth and velvety mixture of cream and chocolate. Although its origin is unclear it is believed that it was invented around 1850. Others though, say it originated from Switzerland as a base for truffles. It is also known as Confectioner's Coating and it's made by heavy/double cream, then pouring it over chopped dark semi-sweet chocolate.
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ga·nache
[guh-nahsh]
NOUN
1.
a whipped frosting or filling made with semisweet chocolate and cream, used for cakes, pastries, and candies.
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Ganache is a rich mixture of chocolate and cream which can be used as a frosting or filling
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