Recipe courtesy of Darci Rochau
Episode: Infestation
Centipede Eggs
Total:
1 hr
Active:
30 min
Yield:
24 servings
Level:
Intermediate
Total:
1 hr
Active:
30 min
Yield:
24 servings
Level:
Intermediate

Ingredients

Directions

Special equipment: 1-inch deep dome chocolate molds; candy thermometer

Fill the molds with the chocolate and knock them carefully on a hard surface to release any air bubbles. Pour out the excess chocolate back into the bowl of melted chocolate. Scrape the flat portion of the mold to clean off the excess chocolate. Cool the shells to harden completely.

Whip the egg whites to soft peaks. In a small saucepan set over medium heat, cook the sugar to the soft-ball stage, a candy thermometer will read 240 degrees F. Add the hot sugar to the egg whites. Once cool to the touch, add the butter in small chucks. Whip until combined and the mixture becomes soft and creamy. Add the liqueur, then taste and add more if needed. Fill the chocolate shells with the buttercream, then add almonds until the molds are almost completely filled. Top with more melted chocolate, and scrape the excess again, then cool to set up completely.

Release the chocolates from their molds by gently tapping the mold, right-side up, until they all come out. Serve the chocolates at room temperature.

This recipe was created by a contestant during a cooking competition. It has not been tested for home use.

Consumption of raw or undercooked eggs, shellfish and meat may increase the risk of foodborne illness.

More from:

Halloween Wars

IDEAS YOU'LL LOVE

Deviled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Sandra Lee

Hard Boiled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Perfect Poached Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown

Avocado Deviled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Katie Lee

Green Eggs and Ham

Recipe courtesy of Food Network Kitchen

Deviled Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Trisha Yearwood

Dragon Eggs

Recipe courtesy of Wild Thaiger

Scrambled Eggs Chiliquiles with Roasted Tomatillo Sauce

Recipe courtesy of Bobby Flay

Fried Egg Sandwich

Recipe courtesy of Claire Thomas

Craveworthy Eats 3 Videos

Crave-Worthy Egg Sandwich 03:24

Claire puts her own spin on a bacon, egg and cheese breakfast sandwich.

Browse Reviews By Keyword

          Get Cooking