Mom's Cherrymocha Warmer
Creme De Cacao
Very hot strongly brewed coffee
Semisweet baking chocolate,
Creme de cacao
Maraschino cherries w/stems,
In the chilled bowl, whip the cream until soft peaks form. Gradually add the confectioners sugar and beat until stiff peaks form. Serve warm beverage with a dollop of whipped cream and a maraschino cherry.
Chill a small bowl and beaters from an electric mixer in the freezer. In a double boiler over hot water, combine the coffee, chocolate, granulated sugar and salt. Whisk until the chocolate is melted and smooth. In a medium saucepan, scald the half-and-half and the milk; whisk into the chocolate mixture. Add the creme de cacao and the cherry brandy. Keep the chocolate mixture warm.