Category: Chocolate

Eggless Cookie Dough

So don’t get me wrong, salmonella is very scary, but who can resist chocolate chip cookie dough? I am not advocating eating cookie dough with raw eggs, but I have done it since childhood and there have been no side effects; except weight gain.  Nowadays though, you have to be more careful.  So I have…

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Irish Bomb Cup Cakes!

Modifying cake recipes.  This St. Patricks Day I made these cupcakes for my work.  They are called Car Bomb Cupcakes after the drink. It is a chocolate cupcake made with Guinness stout, filled with ganache that is infused with Jameson whiskey and topped with chocolate buttercream flavored with Bailey’s Irish Cream.  The amount of alcohol…

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Chocolate Carmels

I absolutely love these things, they are just like crack to me. They are chewy and chocolatey; just like eating hot fudge. The recipe is easy to make and has just a few ingredients. And, on a hot summer day you won’t have to heat up your kitchen. They last a long time, if you…

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German Chocolate Cake

Sorry I haven’t posted in a while, I had surgery on my right hand. It is very difficult to do anything without the use of your prominent hand. However, my children are willing to do some things for me if there is something in it for them. This time Megan wanted chocolate cake.  She found…

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Mocha Almond Scones

Scones and biscuits are one of the quickest breads to make and this makes it ideal for breakfast. I love the combination of coffee and chocolate together. I started with the cream scone recipe from”The Martha Stewart Living Cookbook”.  I then substituted 1/4 of the flour for cocoa powder, added 1 T more of sugar…

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Fudgy Brownies

Okay this picture is deceiving. The top looks like the brownies would be dry and unappetizing, but wrong! These are the fudgiest, densest, and most chocolaty brownie I have ever had. This recipe is almost like a flourless cake it has so little flour.  To make them look more appetizing you could top it with a…

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Chocolate Rose

If you like Tootsie rolls, you will love these chocolate clay roses. It isn’t hard to make either; really if you can manipulate play dough, you can do this.  And, if you mess up you just eat your mistakes. You can make them in all different colors and sizes.  You can also use this clay to…

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Flourless Chocolate Cupcake

Originally posted on sweetnsavoryfood:
This little package is quite deceiving, it may look like just another chocolate treat, but it is quite decadent. The cake is flourless, dense and extremely chocolate. The frosting is like eating a piece of fudge; the two together can quench anyones chocolate craving. My daughter’s 21st birthday was yesterday, the…

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