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Old 12-22-2016, 03:50 PM   #11
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Ganache.....for some of it. By special request... Gonna make a chocolate one for a Peanut butter pie later today.
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Old 12-22-2016, 03:51 PM   #12
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I would divide it and freeze it. You can freeze and reuse after giving it a hefty shake to re-emulsify. It will be as good as fresh. good reading about this here: Can I Freeze Cream? - David Lebovitz
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Old 12-22-2016, 04:53 PM   #13
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You can make creme fraiche and then fromage blanc.
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Old 12-23-2016, 12:32 PM   #14
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Old 12-23-2016, 02:05 PM   #15
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Clotted cream!!!!!
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Old 01-27-2017, 10:14 AM   #16
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Friend of mine brought me half a gallon of heavy cream. It is thick, like sour cream or even thicker. It is fresh, straight from farm. I'm drawing a blank. What should I make with it?
Help me with ideas.

Also I was going to post this from the phone but was not able to. What was doing wrong?
Ice cream (no need to use eggs if you are working with soft fruit such as strawberries). Not only yummy but saves and stores the cream.

You can also pipe whipped cream decorations onto a baking sheet lined with non-stick parchment and freeze them. Store in Freezer in a box and use to decorate cakes, trifles, etc., placing them while still frozen and allowing to thaw in situe.

Be careful whipping it as it can go to butter very quickly. (Still not wasted though)
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