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French lower jaw of a horse, jowl, good-for-nothing idiot, ganache from Italian ganascia jaw from Vulgar Latin ganathus from Greek gnathos genu-2 in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Borrowing from French ganache
To make the ganache; melt the chocolate in a bowl set over a pan of simmering water.
Turn the cake onto a wire rack and pour over the warm white ganache, using a palette knife to give a smooth finish.
The cake is covered in a beautiful rich ganache.
Cakes are created from carrot cake, rich chocolate ganache, traditional brandy ' marinated ' !
Prices range from 75p for a fairy cake to £ 22 for a large rich chocolate cake with chocolate and cream ganache.
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