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Tag Archives: Chocolate

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

‘Tis the season to be harvesting. In my case that has meant fennel, chard, basil, tomatoes, cucumbers, eggplant. . oh yea, and zucchini.chocolate zucchini cakeThe harvest has been light for most things this year. We’ve been slaughtered by slugs and snails. Zucchini must not be as delicious as the tomatoes are because they haven’t been bothered by a single critter. Read the rest of this entry

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Chocolate Chews

August? Already? I can’t believe how fast the summer has flown by.Chocolate ChewsActually the last week has felt like it’s already winter. It’s been cold and rainy and yucky. Not great summer weather but perfect cookie baking weather. Read the rest of this entry

Chocolate Macaroons

I’ve got a pretty simple cookie for you today. Easy to make and easy to eat. And because of my love of coconut I generally have all these ingredients on hand when the mood strikes.Chocolate MacaroonOf course, the problem with “easy-to-eat” baked goods in my world is that I can easily sit and eat MANY at a time. Without blinking. And the chewy texture of these makes them all the more appealing to me.  Read the rest of this entry

Chocolate Indian Pudding

This is not the most beautiful dish I’ve ever made. Thank goodness it tastes better than it looks.

Chocolate!And really it looks better in person than it does in these pictures. I’ve had this problem before. Some chocolate goodies just don’t translate into yummy looking photos.

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Chocolate Cherry Oatmeal Cookies

It’s so cold and snowy in my neck of the woods that I just want oatmeal. And coffee. And a heating blanket. And a quilted bag of warm corn kernels. . .no I’m not crazy.

Chocolate CherryBut I am cold. My aunt makes these quilted cloth bags filled with dried corn kernels and you stick them in the microwave to heat them and then put them on your freezing feet! They are probably also useful on sore muscles but I wouldn’t know because my feet are too cold to waste the warm corn on muscles. (side note-when I heat the corn my house smells of popcorn, which in turn makes me want to eat popcorn.)

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Boozie Chocolate Covered Cherries

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Creamy Chocolate Covered CherriesMy Valentine is getting these cherries. He loves maraschino cherries so I’m sure he will love them all candied and boozed up.

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Ricotta Chocolate Mousse

My birthday is in a few days and I want mousse. Chocolate mousse, to be specific.

MOUSSE! Tim has declared this the “week of Sarah’s birthday” so I made some.

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