Grand Marnier Cream
|Sugar||3⁄4 Cup (12 tbs)|
|Orange rind||1 Teaspoon, grated|
|Orange juice||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)|
|Water||1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)|
|Grand marnier||1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs) (or other orange-flavored liqueur)|
|Whipping cream||1 Cup (16 tbs), whipped|
Combine first 4 ingredients in a small saucepan.
Bring to a boil, stirring constantly.
Cook 5 minutes without stirring; set aside.
Beat egg yolks at high speed of an electric mixer until thick and lemon colored.
Gradually stir about one-fourth of hot mixture into yolks.
Add remaining hot mixture to yolk mixture, beating at high speed of an electric mixer.
Continue beating until mixture thickens and cools.
Stir in liqueur.
Fold in whipped cream.
Spoon into a 9-inch square pan.
Cover and freeze until firm