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    Let us inspire you with an inside look at the Governor’s House Inn! Discover this historical National Landmark and how it offers the perfect setting for romantic getaways, weddings, vacations and corporate retreats. Each post puts you in the middle of the southern ambiance that you’ll only find at our elegant Charleston bed and breakfast inn!

    Bed and Breakfast Recipes: Chocolate Sherry Cream Bars!

    Chocolate Bars: 4 ounces unsweetened baking chocolate 1 cup margarine 4 eggs 2 cups sugar 1 cup all-purpose flour ½ tsp salt 1 tsp vanilla Melt chocolate and margarine over hot water, cool slightly. Beat eggs until light. Cream in sugar. Add remaining ingredients. Beat 1 minute. Pour into 10×14 inch pan lined with parchment paper. Bake 25 min @ 325 degrees. Cool. Filling: ½ cup butter 4 cups powdered sugar ¼ cup half and half ¼ cup sherry Beat butter and sugar together gradually adding cream and sherry. Should be light and and fluffy. Spread over bars and chill. Topping: 1 (12-ounce) package semi-sweet morsels 4 Tbl water 4 Tbl butter Melt chocolate with butter and water over hot water. Mix well. Spread. Chill until firm. Cut into 1-inch bars. Store in refrigerator. Makes 5 dozen

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