Cranberry-Chocolate Eistorte


Preparation info

  • Makes

    6 to 8

    • Difficulty


Appears in

The Simple Art of Perfect Baking

By Flo Braker

Published 1984

  • About

This dessert is both delicious and unusual. The mushrooms are optional, but give it personality. Cranberry is too special a taste to reserve for the holidays. Freeze the berries, and enjoy the pairing of chocolate and cranberry out of season. The coolness and supersmoothness of this dessert make it a welcome finale to a summer meal.



Advance Preparations

Prepare Chocolate Meringue Mushrooms, if using,. Store in an airtight metal container at room temperature until ready to use.

Making the Sorbet

Place the water and sugar in a heavy 2 ½-quart saucepan over medium-low heat. Stir occasionally until the sugar dissolves. Pour in the c