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Triple Chocolate Chunk Chocolate Cookies

Triple Chocolate Chunk Chocolate Cookies

| June 2, 2006 | 0 Comments

…a very bad girl. I made these triple chocolate chunk chocolate cookies. YUM. Let me tell you. They are simply amazing. The combination of flavors is exquisite. My husband was so excited about them that he ate three as soon as he came home. But then again, so did I. That’s why I have been […]

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ARF: Chocolate Surprise Cupcakes

ARF: Chocolate Surprise Cupcakes

| May 29, 2006 | 0 Comments

I used this cupcake recipe from All Recipes, and cut out a cone shape from the center once they cooled. I filled them with the filling from this Hostess knockoff recipe. Then I coated the tops with a simple bittersweet chocolate ganache. Due to the flawed methodology of my filling (it would have been better […]

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Crepes

Crepes

| May 17, 2006 | 3 Comments

On Mother’s Day morning I decided to treat myself by making a special breakfast: crepes. I’ve never made them before so it really was a trial and error experience. Two or three of the crepes were tossed before they could be consumed due to failures on my part. But the last four were perfect. For […]

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Chocolate Chip Pie

Chocolate Chip Pie

| April 9, 2006 | 0 Comments

Chocolate Chip Pie serves 6-8 1 unbaked 9 inch pie shell (I used a graham cracker premade one) 2 large eggs 1/2 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 tbsp vanilla extract 10 oz chocolate chips (I used Hershey’s Mini Kisses) Preheat oven to 325 […]

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Strawberry au chocolat

Strawberry au chocolat

| April 6, 2006 | 2 Comments

I love strawberries. Always have. As a child, I would dip them in confectioners sugar and savor every sweet and scrumptious bite. As an adult though, I have a bit more of a sophisticated take on how I love my berries – smothered in fine chocolate. Mmmm…. So I got creative the other afternoon, and […]

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Peanut Butter, Strawberry And Chocolate Wrap

Peanut Butter, Strawberry And Chocolate Wrap

| March 26, 2006 | 0 Comments

Alright. I decided to do something really nice for my stepson today, since it’s just he, Will and I. Daddy had to work. So I devised a quick recipe to use up the last of my strawberries and take advantage of the load of chocolate I mentioned. So what I came up with was a […]

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Chocolate Roulade with White Chocolate Drizzle

Chocolate Roulade with White Chocolate Drizzle

| March 26, 2006 | 4 Comments

I had company over Saturday night and wanted to make a really yummy dessert. Because I had loaded up on chocolate at Trader Joe’s, it had to include that too. And since I just got a great cookbook, Home Cooking Baking & Dessert published by Parragon Publishing, I wanted it to come from there. Of […]

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To-die-for Cinnamon Rolls

To-die-for Cinnamon Rolls

| March 15, 2006 | 3 Comments

Oh wow. Cate from Sweetnicks had a roundup this weekend of recipes that use cinnamon. Among those recipes was one by Michele of Chef Michele’s Adventures for cinnamon rolls. Well, these cinnamon rolls are out of this world. When I saw the recipe yesterday, I thought, “Ooh, I’ll try that.” This morning, I got up […]

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Recipe: Vanilla Mousse with Blueberry-Strawberry Sauce

Recipe: Vanilla Mousse with Blueberry-Strawberry Sauce

| March 11, 2006 | 3 Comments

This is it: the entry that almost wasn’t. After my debacle with the zwieback, I knew I had to pull off a quick miracle to get my entry ready for my premiere Sugar High Friday. So I turned to my bookcase stuffed with cookbooks to come up with a great recipe worth of the dairy […]

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Aphrodite’s Brownies

Aphrodite’s Brownies

| February 14, 2006 | 0 Comments

Aphrodite’s Brownies 2 cups sugar 3/4 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup cocoa powder 1 tsp vanilla extract 4 eggs 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp honey 1/3 cup brewed expresso or strong coffee 1/2 tsp ginger 1/2 tsp allspice 1/3 cup water Preheat oven to 350 degrees Combine […]

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