Chocolate

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malted cookie caramel bars

March 23, 2015

Cookie or bar, caramel or chocolate, salty or sweet? Don’t panic, there’s no need to choose with these cookie caramel bars. Start with a soft and chewy malted cookie crust, add a creamy layer of caramel, and finish with a rich chocolate topper (flaky salt ...

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chocolate & irish cream pound cake

March 16, 2015

The ultimate finish to our St. Patrick’s Day dessert trifecta is cake, but not just any cake: chocolate and Irish Cream pound cake. I added a splash of Irish Cream to my go-to chocolate pound cake batter, then topped the cake with a lick-the-spoon-good boozy ...

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irish cream mocha bites

March 9, 2015

There’s no better time than St. Patrick’s Day for boozy Irish Cream treats. These two-bite delights boast a double hit of the liqueur, both in the chocolate drizzled mocha cups and creamy ricotta-Mascarpone filling. Topped with mini chocolate chips, these bites are sure to please ...

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chocolate spiced almond blondies

February 26, 2015

Pour yourself a glass of milk or mug of coffee; you’ll need it to wash down these decadent chocolate spiced almond blondies. When you combine buttery rich, dark brown sugar blondies with chocolate spiced almonds, there’s no doubt you have a crowd pleaser on your ...

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salted brown butter chocolate chip cookies

February 23, 2015

Why do we like chocolate chip cookies so much? It’s certainly not for the originality but for the familiarity – you bite into a chocolate chip cookie with a certain level of expectation, a sense of what’s before you. These cookies don’t detour too far ...

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mocha almond fudge ice cream

February 5, 2015

A wise person (hi Mom!) once said that ice cream is to be consumed year round, and I’m inclined to agree. I understand that ice cream might be a strange concept when there’s snow on the ground for some of you, but if you’ve never ...

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chocolate cashew toffee cookie bars

January 29, 2015

When you’re short on time or feeding a crowd (say at a Super Bowl party this weekend?), the cookie bar is your answer. There’s no scooping and rolling dough or prepping multiple cookie sheets; simply press the dough into a tart pan and you’re set! ...

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espresso toblerone tartlets

January 15, 2015

You can never go wrong with chocolate and espresso; the duo is designed for one another and translates especially well to dessert. These espresso Toblerone tartlets feature just enough espresso for a pick-me-up and the mini size will satisfy a chocolate craving without undoing your ...

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