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Using Sriracha in desserts?

ipsedixit Oct 8, 2011 11:24 AM

Do you?

I just made an apple crisp with Sriracha and a bit of honey.

It gave the entire dish a nice spicy feel to it. I think next time I have to cut back on the Sriracha because it was a bit salty for my taste.

Sweet and savory is good. Sweet, spicy and savory is better. But just not too savory.

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  1. BananaBirkLarsen Oct 8, 2011 11:43 AM

    Oooh, that sounds good! I've done pancakes topped with honey, a fried egg and sriracha before, but never a proper dessert.

    1. theferlyone Oct 8, 2011 12:28 PM

      I haven't yet, but I have a recipe for sriracha truffles that I've been meaning to try. I've made chipotle brownies before, so I can vouch for the spice/chocolate combo.

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      1. re: theferlyone
        Samalicious Oct 8, 2011 01:17 PM

        I've eaten chipolte fudge that was good , would probably work with sriracha.

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          rockycat Oct 8, 2011 07:12 PM

          Could you post or link to the sriracha truffle recipe, please?

        2. mariacarmen Oct 8, 2011 01:37 PM

          the minute i read your title my mind conjured up the taste of a scoop of good vanilla ice cream drizzled with sriracha....

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          1. re: mariacarmen
            ipsedixit Oct 8, 2011 03:14 PM

            You read my mind, maria.

            My next try will be a sriracha (dark) chocolate caramel ice cream.

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              mariacarmen Oct 8, 2011 06:52 PM

              mmmm... dulce de leche with sriracha......

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