Black Forest Delight

A Yummy Dessert that reminds you of Black Forest Cake

This is another one of my friend’s recipes that I told you about in earlier posts. Cool and yummy, this is a family favourite dessert. We have it so often, yet we don’t get tired of it. With such excellent consistency, this dessert is really a mouth watering delight.


Vanilla Ice-cream –  500 ml.
Chocolate muffins – 2, crumbled
Tinned cherries – 1 cup, chopped and seeds removed
Fresh cream – 100 ml.
Gelatin – 1 1/4 tbsp.
Cold water –  1/4 cup
Semi-sweet cooking chocolate – 100 gms.


  1. Soak the gelatin in 1/4 cup of cold water for a minimum of 15 minutes.
  2. Take a big vessel and put the ice-cream into it. Bring it down to room temperature.
  3. Now add the chopped cherries and chocolate muffins to it. Mix well.
  4. Melt the chocolate on a double boiler till smooth and add it to the ice-cream mix.
  5. Next add in the fresh cream and give it a good stir.
  6. Next melt the gelatin on a double boiler and then add it to the mixture. Mix well.
  7. Pour this mix into a glass dish and set in the refrigerator for a few hours till it is ready.
  8. You can decorate this with fresh cream and cherries once it is set.
black forest delight scoop
black forest delight scoop


A. For Caramel Delight
You can add half a cup of caramel sauce to the ice cream mix. Be sure to omit the cherries.

B. For Mocha Delight
You can add a teaspoon or two of coffee powder dissolved in 2 tbsp. of hot water, depends on how much coffee taste you prefer. Be sure to omit the cherries.

For some more yummy desserts, click here…..

a. Mango Cheesecake Parfait

b. Hot Fudge Pudding Cake

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