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Burnt Banana and Chocolate Smoothie

Burnt Banana and Chocolate Smoothie

Well, I dunno about you. But lately, I have been itching to create classic, simple, yet delicious things. Foods that make you happy, that aren’t complicated, and are easy to share. Just last week, I caved and made this amazing cinnamon bread. Seriously-if you love […]

Sea Salt & Cacao Nib Brownies (+ Brownie Sundaes with Whiskey Pepper Chocolate Magic Shell)

Sea Salt & Cacao Nib Brownies (+ Brownie Sundaes with Whiskey Pepper Chocolate Magic Shell)

Summer, my friends, calls for ice cream. Of all sorts, shapes, sizes, methods of delivery. Shakes, malts, cones, sandwiches, cakes, dip cones. And the ultimate: the sundae. In my mind, the ice cream cake is a close second, but the sundae reigns supreme ’cause you […]

Dark Chocolate, Cherry and Almond Energy Truffles

Dark Chocolate, Cherry and Almond Energy Truffles

If you’re a fan of sesame and cashew, those bars are for you! They are vegan, full of crunch, fiber and healthy fats to keep you going! And, we may or may have not enjoyed some coconut ice cream on a few of these bars this past […]

Browned Butter, Buckwheat & Walnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Browned Butter, Buckwheat & Walnut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

That is a mouthful! Eating 2 of these cookies at one time annnnd the title…”browned butter, buckwheat, walnut chocolate chunk cookies”. They may look a little…homely…but they have incredible flavor and texture. Note: you may use chocolate chips, and you may omit the walnuts. Similarly, […]

Chocolate Spice Muffin

Chocolate Spice Muffin

Ah, chocolate. You really are a celebrity at this time of year, aren’t you? No need to be humble, you know it’s true. Something just feels right about enjoying chocolate when there’s a chill in the air. Something just feels right about enjoying chocolate when […]

chocolate-dipped agave bars

chocolate-dipped agave bars

Not a lot of words today. Just a few pictures. Pictures telling the story of a clumsy batch of Agave Nut Bars that tripped and fell into some melted chocolate. Really? Be more careful, lil’ Agave Nut Bars! What if you’d fallen into a pot […]

chocolate chunk coffee cake bars

chocolate chunk coffee cake bars

The Olympics are here! The Olympics are here! Will you be watching? Will you be cheering? Will you be reenacting your favorite medal moments? Reliving the winning moves from my events of choice is a critical part of my personal Olympic viewing. Most years these performances […]

Reine de Saba (The Queen of Sheba Chocolate Cake)

Reine de Saba (The Queen of Sheba Chocolate Cake)

With a name like that, it must be good. Nutty almonds turned into pulverized-yet-still-coarse-flour, whipped egg whites, creamed butter, sugar and eggs…and rum (or brandy…). Melted butter meets more chocolate and more rum…skinned almonds adorn the top to remind you what awaits inside.Yes, it does […]

Substitutes for Cardamom – What Can I Use Instead

Substitutes for Cardamom – What Can I Use Instead

Cardamom is one of those strange ingredients; you either love it or you hate it. With such a potent and unique flavour, it is instantly detectable when it has been used in either Indian style cuisine, or in baking. Though cardamom is readily available in […]

Substitutes For Hazelnuts – What Can I Use Instead?

Substitutes For Hazelnuts – What Can I Use Instead?

Hazelnuts are crunchy, delicious, and have a great nutritional value. From baking chocolate biscuits to using them in savory dishes, hazelnuts are the perfect ingredient to have at hand. But what if you have run out of hazelnuts or simply want to change things up? […]