Chocolate Tea Cookies
These tasty cookies combine the rich tea-flavored chocolate ganache with a crispy cookie, perfect for a light dessert or afternoon tea time.1 h 50 m 2
- 1 1/4 c. heavy cream
- 8 oz. dark chocolate
- 5 tsp. green pekoe tea leaves
- 1/2 tsp. Ceylon cinnamon (or 1/4 tsp. of a stronger cinnamon)
- box of Nilla Wafer cookies
Chop the chocolate and place in the bowl of your mixer. Add cinnamon. Set aside.
Bring heavy cream and tea leaves to a boil. Remove from heat and let sit for 5 min. Return to heat and bring back to a boil.
Pour the heavy cream through a strainer into the bowl of chocolate, straining out the tea. Let sit for 2 min. Whisk until chocolate is melted.
Let sit for 1-2 hours until ganache reaches room temperature. Using a medium speed on the mixer, mix until soft peaks form. Using a pastry bag, pipe a nice dollop on top of each vanilla wafer. Refrigerate until served.
Prep time: 10 min. Cook time: 10 min. Cool time: 1-2 hours