• Prep Time
    20 Mins
  • Cook Time
    0 Mins
  • Total Time
    20 Mins
  • The base number of servings for this recipe is 8
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    Chapulines con Chocolate Fondue

    A salted chocolate that combines chapulinesthe small baked and seasoned grasshoppers from Mexico, with a chocolate fondue from the Alps.


    Ingredients
    3/4
    cup
    half and half
    3/4
    cup
    heavy cream
    1 1/2
    pounds
    semi sweet chocolate morsels
    1
    tablespoon
    cinnamon
    1
    teaspoon
    ancho chile powder
    1/3
    cup
    Kahlua
    32
    grasshoppers
    Directions
    In a conventional fondue pot, double boiler, or electric fondue maker, combine the half and half and heavy cream. Warm on medium-heat until small bubbles begin to form around the edges.
    Reduce the heat slightly and gradually add the chocolate, whisking after each addition to melt the chocolate and thoroughly combine.
    When chocolate is completely blended, add the cinnamon, chile powder, and Kahlúa.
    Pierce individual chapulines with 6-inch bamboo skewers, then dip each small grasshopper into the chocolate mixture.
    Allow the chocolate-covered chapulines to cool slightly before eating.
    Reprinted With Permission From The Eat-A-Bug Cookbook, Revised by David George Gordon (Ten Speed Press, © 2013)

    The base number of servings for this recipe is 8
    OK

    Categories 

    Family-friendlyEasy

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