Cocoa beans directly from Cuban farms are the secret ingredient to the deeply chocolate orange filling for desserts.

Cuban Chocolate Orange Filling
Servings:Serves 4 as a dip
Calories per serving:413
Ready in:7 minutes
Prep. time:2 minutes
Cook time:5 minutes
Recipe author:Carla Cancio-Bello, J.D., on behalf of Cuban Cuisine UK
First published:20th December 2013

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Willies Chocolate?


That sounds improbable!

Paul R Smith


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  1. Heat the heavy cream over medium heat. When quite hot, throw in broken chocolate pieces. Stir with spoon, off the heat, and watch the chocolate dissolve into the cream.
  2. In separate pan, melt butter and cream cheese, stirring constantly. Add liquor. Once it is pourable, pour into chocolate sauce mixture.
  3. Mix well or leave a few black and white streaks for extra drama....

Serving suggestions

As a filler for desserts, served on its own with fruit, the perfect fondue holiday dip.

Recipe source

This recipe has been added courtesy of Carla Cancio-Bello - cuban Unfortunately, as of February 2019 the website is no longer in existence.


Substitute other tropical liquors for an easy accent to the recipe.

Chef's notes

Authentic Cuban chocolate, carrying deep tones of flavour, is what makes this filling a winner. Cuban Cuisine now sell Willie's Cacao Cuban Orange Chocolate online.

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