• Black Forest Cake with Fresh Cherries

    5 days ago - By Williams Sonoma

    Cherries, chocolate and whipped cream are the hallmarks of a traditional Black Forest cake, which also gets a boost of cherry flavor from the generous use of kirsch, a cherry-based liqueur that is stirred into both the filling and the whipped cream frosting. To make the chocolate shavings, use a vegetable peeler to cut thin, flat shavings from a large chunk of chocolate onto a piece of parchment paper or a plate.
    Black Forest Cake with Fresh Cherries
    Ingredients
    For the cherry filling and syrup:
    1 lb. fresh Bing cherries, pitted 2 Tbs. granulated sugar 2 Tbs. kirsch
    For the cake:
    Unsalted...
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