sketch of Bob above the Chocolate Ganache Pie recipe.

CHOCOLATE GANACHE PIE (Gloria’s)

1 (8 inch) baked pie shell
8 oz. chocolate chips
1/2-2/3 c. heavy cream
2 t. sugar
2 T. black coffee
1 t. vanilla
1 small container of whipping cream

Put cream and chocolate in a microwave-safe container and cook, in 10 second increments, stirring, with a wooden spoon, repeating til chocolate is melted and smooth. Mix in sugar, coffee and vanilla. Set aside. Whip 1 container of whipping cream and add sugar to taste. Cool. Fold in to first mixture and pour into the pie shell. Refrigerate to chill. Top with whipped cream if desired.

Chocolate Ganache Pie recipe is published in our May, 2013 Menu Minder, Issue #355.