Mexican Chocolate Shortbread
 
serving size: 8 
 
1/2 cup  butter or margarine
1/4 cup  sugar
1/2   cup, plus 2 tbsp all-purpose flour --
  unbleached
1/4 cup  cornmeal
1/2 tsp  cinnamon
1/4 tsp  salt
1 oz.  mexican chocolate -- chopped (2 tbsp)
1 oz.  semisweet chocolate -- chopped (2 tbsp)
2 Tbsp  soy milk
 
preheat oven to 325 degrees f. cream margarine and sugar together in 
bowl. stir in flour, cornmeal, cinnamon and salt. pat dough into 8-inch 
pie pan. bake until golden, about 10 minutes. meanwhile, melt chocolates 
with soy milk in double boiler. stir until smooth. when shortbread is 
done, immediately score into 8 sections with knife while shortbread is 
still hot. drizzle melted chocolate on top, allow to cool before cutting 
into wedges. 
 
makes 8 wedges. 
 
helpful hint: drizzle the chocolate over the shortbread in a spider-web 
pattern. if desired, this recipe may easily be double or even tripled. 
 
*mexican chocolate: grainy chocolate disks flavored with sugar, cinnamon, 
almonds and vanilla. used to prepare mexican hot chocolate beverage and 
in mole sauces. usually available in mexican sections of supermarkets. one 
ounce of semisweet chocolate, 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon and 1 drip of 
almond extract can substitute for 1 ounce of mexican chocolate. 
 
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(ID: 12906) Mirror: rec.food.recipes: Sun, May 4, 2003


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