some days, I just lack the words and give you pictures instead.
6 egg yolks meet 1 1/4 Cup sugar and a double boiler
ten minutes of stirring later... beautiful, thick pale yellow
folded into 1 3/4 cup heavy whipping cream
once. twice. three times a lady(finger).
Cafe Patron & coffee
ready for the plunge.
soaking up all that rich coffee flavor
layers of Italian mascarpone and coffee flavored goodness.
topped with 85% chocolate curls for good measure and flavor contrast