Reduce the heat again, this time to low, and add the gelatin.
After all, the brain is as soft as gelatin, and the body can only do so much to protect it.
Make the soaking syrup by mixing the coffee, sugar, and gelatin with a wire whisk.
gelatin gel·a·tin or gel·a·tine (jěl'ə-tn)
A derived protein formed by boiling collagen of animal tissues.