Tag Archives: Chocolate

Tuesdays With Dorie – plain and Simple Almond Cake

This week’s project was fun. My husband started to dream about chopping up all kinds of Ritter Sport to go into the cake. I told him that, if he wanted to get creative, he would have to make the cake.  … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Sunday in Paris Chocolate Cake

I’m back! I was looking at my blog, and it has been 2 months since I blogged anything, and with likely the worst food picture I have ever taken in my life. Technically I did the Coq au Vin challenge … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Chocolate Truffles 

This is a particularly simple recipe… really as simple as making a chocolate ganache with a little corn syrup to stabilize, and then adding whatever you like to it (or not). I added Biscoff to the ganache… not too fine, … Continue reading

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Cook the Book Friday – Chocolate Dulce de Leche Tart

Man this was delicious. Also, I have never had occasion to make Dulce de Leche before (tl, dr; put a can of sweetened condensed milk in a pot of simmering water for like 3.5 hours. The end.), and I could … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

If you have not heard, Dorie Greenspan has just released a new book – Dorie’s Cookies! And of course we are adding this book to our rotation, in the alternating weeks where we are not working through Baking Chez Moi. … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Edouard’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

Of all the things in the world to bake, Chocolate Chip Cookies have a swath of memories attached to them. Mom and I made these often (and I would always sneak bites of raw cookie dough when she wasn’t looking), … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Esquimaux Pops for Grown-Ups

So yeah. Couldn’t get them out of the mold. The handles came right out of the mold. My husband tried running it under warn water, but then only half of one pop came out, just like Kara’s! We had to … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Betty’s Chocoholic Cake

An abbreviated post from me on this one because I am a few weeks late on this one. This came up the weekend before I was travelling for work and I just did not have the bandwidth. Then, during rewind … Continue reading

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Cook the Book Fridays – Salted Butter Caramel-Chocolate Mousse

This can go one of two ways. Either I am licking the tiniest bit of this off the tip of my spoon to make this deliciousness last, or I risk slathering this all over me like a baby learning to … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Cocoa Crunch Meringue Cookies

Let’s be honest. If there are two options, and one of the options is chocolate, I will almost always choose the chocolate option. I also find that, the older I get, the more I prefer dark chocolate. The little bits … Continue reading

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