Captain Jackson,Boston, MA
by American Heritage Chocolate
Jun 18, 2016 – Jun 19, 20169:00 AM – 4:00 PM
The Old North Church Is the oldest church building in Boston, an active Episcopal church, and Boston's most visited historic site.
The Clough House, located on Old North's campus, is home to Captain Jackson's Historic Chocolate shop. Experience live demonstrations of colonial chocolate making, and sample authentic colonial chocolate.
Delicious chocolate cake with refreshing whipped cream and strawberry layer.
Preheat the oven to 350F. Grease two 9” cake pans, set aside.
To make chocolate drizzle bring the heavy cream and butter to a simmer. Add powdered sugar and stir quickly. Remove the pan from the heat and stir in the chocolate, mixing until it is completely melted and the mixture is smooth. Drizzle over top layer of cake.
Combine the flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and ginger in a large mixing bowl and set aside.
Pour the chocolate mixture into the dry ingredients, stirring until incorporated. Stir in the eggs and vanilla.
Cover one layer of cooled chocolate cake with whipped cream and cut strawberries. Place second cooled cake directly on top of cream and strawberries.
Pour batter into prepared cake pans filling them about 2/3 full. Bake until the center is firm and cake tester insert comes out clean, about 16 minutes. Let cool.
In a saucepan bring the buttermilk, sugar and butter to a simmer. Cook until the sugar and butter both dissolve. Remove from the heat, stir in the chocolate and mix until it dissolves.
From 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Fort Ontario is a historic fort situated by the City of Oswego, in Oswego County, New York in the United States of America. It is owned by the state of New York and operated as a museum known as Fort Ontario State Historic Site.