I've migrated my website from Habari back to WordPress after several years. I also took the opportunity to delete a bunch of old posts. Unfortunately, any comments on my posts did not survive this transition.
A few days ago, I had a crazy idea: what if I poach chicken breasts in melted butter?Tonight, as I was getting ready to cook my lunch for tomorrow, I ran the idea by the #cooking channel on Ars Technica IRC. There, it was suggested that I also use heavy whipping cream as part of my [...]
Microwave chocolate for 30 seconds then stir. Continue microwaving in 10-second increments, stirring after each, until chocolate is melted.
In a saucepan, combine cream, almond milk, Truvia, and salt. Bring just to the simmer then remove from heat.
Whisk a small amount of hot cream mixture into egg yolk mixture. Keep whisking small amounts of cream mixture into egg mixture until completely combined. Whisk in melted chocolate. Pour custard back into saucepan.
Over medium heat, cook custard, stirring constantly, until mixture thickens. Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla and butter until butter is melted.
Divide custard into 8 small bowls or cups and cover with plastic wrap directly on surface of custard. Chill for at least 4 hours.
Optional: Serve with fresh raspberries, sweetened whipped cream, and/or a dusting of grated 85% dark chocolate.
These are the shows I'll be watching during the 2013–2014 tv season. ABC Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Tuesday, September 24, 8 p.m. CBS How I Met Your Mother (season 9), Monday, September 23, 8 p.m. Comedy Central South Park, Wednesday, September 25, 10 p.m. CW The Vampire Diaries (season 5), Thursday, October 3, 8 p.m. (Tuesdays [...]