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Moistening an already baked chocolate cake???????

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What can I use to moisten a chocolate cake that is already baked.  My cake is moist already it's just that since I am beginning to work with it today and it's for Friday I want to play it safe.  I was thinking about a simple syrup with a little Kahlua added to it??? 

 

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post #2 of 11
Or just plain simple syrup is fine, too. The Kahlua would be mild, but worth a shot.
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I warm Hershey's Chocolate Syrup (the kind you put in milk), over the cake and work it in with my offset spatula.  Adds moistness and even more chocolate flavor.

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I'm hungry now, where's my chocolate box......................

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I'm hungry now, where's my chocolate box......................


You have a chocolate box... a full box? How big is this box? I hope it's bigger than a shoe box, otherwise my illusion of you as 'goddess of chocolate' will be shattered.

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boxes,  plural,  boxes..... :P  all chocolate and all mine.  not real pretty but then this is Alaska  JK!!

 

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Lol mbalaska you made my day!
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boxes,  plural,  boxes..... :P  all chocolate and all mine.  not real pretty but then this is Alaska  JK!!

 

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I'm impressed, you color code your chocolates.

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post #9 of 11
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I ended up using simple syrup with Kahlua, but next time I will use the Hershey syrup. So obvious I don't know why I did not think of that?????

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I warm Hershey's Chocolate Syrup (the kind you put in milk), over the cake and work it in with my offset spatula.  Adds moistness and even more chocolate flavor.

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I warm Hershey's Chocolate Syrup (the kind you put in milk), over the cake and work it in with my offset spatula.  Adds moistness and even more chocolate flavor.

DeniseNH, I'm really looking forward to trying this Chocoholic tip. It sounds dreamy.:)

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