Chocolate River over Drunken Berries
- 1 pint strawberries, hulled and halved
- 1 nip orange liqueur (recommended: Grand Marnier)
- 3/4 cup dark chocolate pieces - reserve a few shavings
- 1/2 cup cream
- Pinch salt
- Whipped cream, homemade or store bought
- 2 teaspoons orange zest
Soak berries in liqueur for 20 minutes.
Melt chocolate with cream and salt over low heat until smooth and combined.
Remove berries to 2 dessert bowls with slotted spoon. Drown drunken berries in chocolate river, top with mounds of whipped cream and garnish with orange zest and chocolate shavings.
Recipe courtesy of Rachael Ray, 2008