Seductive champagne jellies

first_imgAdvertisement WHAT YOU NEED1 1/2 cups fresh raspberries1 cup sliced strawberries1 cup fresh blackberries1 1/2 cup water1 1/2 cup sugar1 peach, sliced (skin on)1 strips lemon peel (yellow part only)3 cups chilled Champagne or sparkling wine3 tbsp gelatin powderfresh peach slices and mint, for garnishWHAT TO DOPrepare your Champagne flutes with the fresh fruit. Arrange raspberries, strawberries and blackberries in each flute.Bring water and sugar up to a simmer. Once sugar has dissolved, add sliced peach and lemon zest and simmer for three minutes. Remove peach, peeling off skin if it comes off easily and place a slice in each flute.Pour ½ cup of champagne over gelatin to soften for a minute. Stir softened gelatin into warm sugar syrup and return to heat to dissolve. Allow to cool to room temperature. Stir in remaining Champagne. While still bubbly, ladle Champagne mixture slowly over fruits, stopping at top of fruits. Chill the flutes until jelly is almost set, then top with remaining Champagne mixture. Chill for at least 3 hours before serving.Garnish each flute with a slice of peach and a sprig of mint and some fresh cream if you really want to indulge.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up WhatsApp Print NewsSeductive champagne jelliesBy admin – February 5, 2009 615 Previous articleValentines treatsNext articleEmpty houses open invitation to gangs – Leddin admincenter_img Linkedin Email Twitter Facebooklast_img read more

Holy Cross announces intent to begin in-person instruction Aug. 24

first_imgThe Holy Cross administration announced its plans for the 2020 fall semester in an email to the student body Friday morning.  According to the email, the 2020-2021 academic year will begin on campus Aug. 17, with fall semester classes starting Aug. 24. The faculty and staff convocation will take place starting Aug. 20. Welcome Weekend will commence from Aug. 21-23. “While circumstances and events external to the College could potentially affect the calendar, as of right now it is fixed,” the email said. College President Fr. David Tyson said he, the officers of the College and the board of trustees will discuss alternative strategies in late May in case modification is needed. “I will look forward to seeing all of you in late August as we begin a new semester and anticipate the Welcome Home Celebration and Commencement of the Class of 2020 on Labor Day Weekend!” Tyson said in the email. Tags: COVID-19, fall 2020, fr david tyson, Holy Cross College, in-person classeslast_img read more