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Ganache coffee milkshake

Ganache coffee milkshake new

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Ganache is a frosting used in Cakes, which is a blend of cream and chocolate. Thought why not surprise my hubby with a coffee drink using Ganache and this came out like a wonder. This milk shake have made with single cream and semi-skimmed milk using dark chocolate to reduce the calorie intake.Β  The silky ganache and ground coffee add more flavour to the shake. Natural honey is used for an added health benefits.

This drink will be heavanly for both chocolate and coffee lovers πŸ™‚

  • Yields- 2cups
  • Preparation time – 10 mins

Ingredients:

  • Semi-skimmed milk-1 1/2cups
  • Instant ground coffee-1tbsp
  • Single cream-1/2
  • Dark chocolate-100gms (70%)
  • Honey/agave nectar-as sweet preferred

Procedure:

Chocolate ganache:

  • In a microwave safe bowl, combine chocolate chips and singe cream.
  • Microwave for 20-30seconds and stir vigorously.
  • Microwave for 20 seconds again and stir.
  • If the chips aren’t all the way melted at this point, let the ganache sit a few minutes and stir again or microwave again for 10 seconds if they are still not melted.
  • To this ganache mixture stir in ground instant coffee and allow it to cool down.

For shake:

  • Combine milk, honey/agave nectar, ganache in a blender and whizz for 20-30seconds/until frothy.
  • Serve as it is or with a dollop of icecream/whipped cream on top if desired.

Note:

  • For more thickness and if adding calorie in diet is not a conern double cream/whipped cream can be used
  • Milk chocolate can be used alternatively to dark chocolate
  • Honey/Agave nectar quantity can be varied as per taste

I am bringing this to Angie’s Fiesta Friday #34

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About Chitra Jagadish

My passion is Cooking & love exploring healthy recipes. This blog is all about sharing 'Recipes for Healthy living', which are my experiments at home.

Posted on September 15, 2014, in Juices/Beverages. Bookmark the permalink. 49 Comments.

  1. This is a win win I love both coffee and chocolate. YUM!

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  2. again something new !!!! πŸ™‚

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  3. I am drooling here, love both coffee and chocolate πŸ˜€ yummy to the core πŸ˜€

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  4. Oh this looks so amazing. Chocolate and coffee…my prayers have been answered!

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  5. Chitra, it looks delicious πŸ™‚

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  6. Coffer and chocolate ganache wat a fun combo πŸ™‚ awesome C:-)

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  7. lovely…

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  8. Yum yum…I am hungry…what to do?? Will have to make it soon…

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  9. Reblogged this on Chef Ceaser.

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  10. I love it!!!!!!!!

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  11. Its a double treat for both coffee and chocolate lovers. I am both. An incorrigible one at that. Love the recipe. I am eyeing the slice of cake behind the milkshake.. did u make that too?

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    • Yes Namrata I did for my daughters monthly birthday. I am bit hesitant to post on my kitchen as it is not fully healthy recipe..I am using low fat ingredients still thinking how one will perceive it..I am chocolate lover and my hubby loves coffee and my daughters loves both πŸ™‚

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  12. Being a chocolate lover liked your recipe too much. πŸ™‚

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  13. Love anything Coffee Chitra πŸ™‚

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  14. I normally only like my coffee “hot”…but this shake looks like a winner…yummy!

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  15. what a rich drink,chitra….very tempting…

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  16. Wow, Chitra! What a scrumptious drink πŸ™‚ thank you for bringing this to this weeks, Fiesta Friday, I’m sure the guests will love it!

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  17. What a fantastic idea and a great recipe πŸ™‚

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  18. Wonderfully rich Chitra! Take out the coffee and I’d be a happy girl! I love that this is low-glycemic too!

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  19. Good post. I definitely love this website. Keep it up!

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  20. Excellent blog you have got here.. It’s hard to find high quality
    writing like yours these days. I seriously appreciate
    people like you! Take care!!

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