The raspberries weren't in the original recipe, but when I went to Barzini's (the awesome UWS grocery store, not the character from the Godfather), the raspberries looked so good, I couldn't resist them. And it makes them seem more festive, which is always good.
I'm having a hard time waiting until the ganache is set to eat them...
I ate them. They're AWESOME. Very very rich.
And, of course, I took another picture: