A dessert so good it can only be Mississippi Mud Pie 1



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Just like Mississippi is a fun word to say, and impossible to spell without singing a song, the Mississippi Mud cake has been long associated with decadent deliciousness.  A small change to the traditional recipe has made a modern marvel.

Whether you need something to really grab the attention of a bake sale, a family get together, or coffee catch up, the Mississippi Mud pie will make them coming back for more.

To get this pie started you’ll need the following ingredients:


The Base

  • 250 g oreos
  • 75 g salted butter

The Cake

  • 120 g dark chocolate
  • 80 g salted butter
  • 4 eggs
  • 160 g light brown sugar
  • 120 ml double cream
  • 50 ml strong cold coffee
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder

The Pudding

  • 250 ml whole milk
  • 100 g dark chocolate
  • 2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1 tbsp cornflour
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 25 ml coffee liqueur

The Cream Top

  • 250 ml double cream
  • 2 tbsp caramel sauce
  • 25 g dark chocolate
  • 1 drizzle chocolate sauce

To see what you can do with these ingredients you can watch the video down below or go check out the full-text recipe at Sorted Food.

This pie would go great with an afternoon cuppa and a chat for sure.

Will you be trying this recipe? Do you have any special cake/pie mash-ups that you want to share?

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