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    You can make the chocolate-wafer crust and custardy chocolate filling up to a day in advance. Spread with whipped cream and garnish with chocolate curls just before serving. Martha made this recipe on episode 613 of Martha Bakes.

    Ingredients

    • 8 ounces chocolate wafers (35 wafers), broken into pieces
    • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted
    • 4 tablespoons granulated sugar
    • Pinch of salt
    • 2 1/2 cups milk
    • 4 large egg yolks
    • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
    • 1/4 cup cornstarch
    • 4 ounces bittersweet chocolate (preferably 61 percent cacao), chopped
    • Pinch of coarse salt
    • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract or bourbon
    • 1 cup heavy cream, chilled
    • 1/4 cup confectioners' sugar
    • Chocolate curls, for garnish

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 9
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 473 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 27 g 41.02%
    • Saturated Fat: 15 g 76.77%
    • Trans Fat: 1 g %
    • Cholesterol: 57 mg 19.09%
    • Sodium: 213 mg 8.89%
    • Calcium: 116 mg 11.62%
    • Potassium: 161 mg 4.6%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 9.15%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 49 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 5.88%
    • Sugar: 32 g
    • Protein: 6 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 2 g
    • Vitamin A 14.78%
    • Vitamin C 0.27%
    • Vitamin D 12.84%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat5
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs3
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
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