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  • scooping no churn chocolate ice cream

    How to Eat Chocolate in Summer!

    These easy chocolate recipes are optimized for summer, because a decadent chocolatey dessert is a necessity in every season, and when chocolate is also refreshing, it’s pure magic ~ here’s how…

  • scooping chocolate frozen custard with a spoon

    Chocolate Frozen Custard Recipe

    My Chocolate Frozen Custard Recipe is an old fashioned, silky, decadent homemade chocolate ice cream.  Because the unofficial start to summer just screams for a celebratory ice cream cone, don’t you…

  • Mint Chocolate Chip Sheet Cake

    My Mint Chocolate Chip Sheet Cake is a moist chocolate cake recipe topped with an amazing mint chip frosting.  Make it for birthdays, cookouts, and potlucks ~ everybody loves this ice…

  • Ina Garten’s Brownie Pudding

    Ina Garten’s Brownie Pudding is a rich chocolate dessert with a crispy, crackly crust and a dense, spoon-able center. It’s like a deep-dish flourless chocolate cake!…

  • Fabulously Fudgy One Bowl Brownies!

    Fabulously Fudgy One Bowl Brownies!  Brownies are the ultimate pantry recipe, and this one is so simple you can memorize it for those times when you’re craving a little comfort.  It…

  • a loaf of peanut butter chocolate chip bread

    Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bread

    Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bread might just be the perfect quick bread recipe…moist, peanutty, and loaded with chocolate chips!  Is it a bread?  Is it a cake?  Doesn’t matter what you…

  • Ina Garten’s Chocolate Cake Recipe

    Ina Garten’s Chocolate Cake recipe ~ it’s a classic!  When I hear the word dessert, this homey, rich, chocolatey cake is what springs to mind.  Everybody should make it at least once.…

  • small batch craft chocolates

    The Best Craft Chocolate in America

    The Best Craft Chocolate in America ~ these bean to bar chocolatiers are flourishing in cities all over the US using ethically sourced, single origin, organic cacao to make the most…

  • milk chocolate mousse in a small jar with silver spoon

    Milk Chocolate Mousse Recipe

    My Milk Chocolate Mousse Recipe is a lighter, silkier version of everybody’s favorite chocolate dessert. This easy recipe makes the chocolate mousse of your dreams!…

  • chocolate truffle tart topped with Maldon salt

    Dark Chocolate Truffle Tart

    My Dark Chocolate Truffle Tart recipe is easy and elegant ~ a chocolate-lover’s dessert for any occasion, any time of year.  It’s decadent and rich, but simple to make, and easily…

  • Chocolate Dipped Churro Shortbread Cookies

    Chocolate Dipped Churro Shortbread Cookies ~ this easy cinnamon cookie recipe has all the flavors of classic churros, including the decadent chocolate dip!  Make it a part of your holiday cookie…

  • a slice of chocolate cake with cranberry buttercream

    Chocolate Cake with Cranberry Buttercream

    This Chocolate Cake with Cranberry Buttercream is a super quick moist chocolate layer cake recipe made right in a saucepan!  And the cranberry frosting is just about the best thing ever,…

  • chocolate gingerbread stamped cookies

    Chocolate Gingerbread Stamped Cookies

    Chocolate Gingerbread Stamped Cookies ~ these pretty old world holiday cookies are made with cookie stamps, and the snowflake design is highlighted with a sweet glaze.  Make them the star of…

  • making ganache in a glass bowl

    The Deepest Darkest Chocolate Recipes

    Come over to the dark side…of fall baking that is, with my deepest darkest chocolate recipes.  Because pumpkin spice and gingerbread can only take you so far ~ and after a…

  • double chocolate banana bread on a marble surface

    Double Chocolate Banana Bread

    Double Chocolate Banana Bread ~ maybe I should have called this chocolatey concoction a cake rather than a bread, but whatever you want to call it, I defy you to find anything…

  • Toasted pecan and dark chocolate chip blondies

    Toasted Pecan and Dark Chocolate Chip Blondies

    These moist and chewy Toasted Pecan and Dark Chocolate Chip Blondies are big, fat, classic blondies perfect for packed lunches, picnics, and care packages ~ stash one in your work tote…

  • almost no bake chocolate mousse pie

    (Almost) No-Bake Chocolate Mousse Pie

    Almost No-Bake Chocolate Mousse Pie is an easy chocolate dessert for any time of year. It’s creamy, decadent, and super quick to whip up.  Chocolate lovers, rejoice!…

  • sliced chocolate zucchini bread

    The BEST Chocolate Zucchini Bread

    My Chocolate Zucchini Bread recipe is a classic zucchini bread amped up with layers of chocolate culminating in a thick layer of ganache.  It’s a super delicious way to scratch that…

  • A pan of chocolate chip cookie dough ice cream with scoop

    Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream

    Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Ice Cream ~ a brown butter and brown sugar ice cream base studded with dark chocolate.  If you’re a closet cookie dough fiend, you’ve just found your…

  • A Brown Sugar Bourbon Icebox Pie topped with shaved chocolate curls

    Brown Sugar Bourbon Icebox Pie

    My Brown Sugar Bourbon Icebox Pie recipe with lots of pillowy whipped bourbon mousse piled into a dark chocolate crumb crust and topped with more dark chocolate is a seriously adult…

  • Nutella Sandwich Cookies, stacked

    Nutella Sandwich Cookies

    Nutella Sandwich Cookies ~ these easy cookies have a delicately crisp exterior, and are soft and chewy inside.  A thick layer of Nutella filling seals the deal.  So yummy.…

  • Will You Marry Me Brownies, sliced with powdered sugar

    Will You Marry Me Brownies

    Will You Marry Me Brownies ~ a simple pan of homemade brownies has won more hearts than any box of bonbons or dozen roses ever could.  This easy chocolate dessert is…

  • Chocolate Dipped Pretzels with sprinkles

    Chocolate Dipped Pretzels

    Chocolate Dipped Pretzels are the answer when you need something sweet in a hurry.  These chocolate covered pretzels make great treats for holidays, gifts, parties, or just emergency snack attacks.  …

  • A chocolate hazelnut torrone, sliced

    Chocolate Hazelnut Torrone

    My Chocolate Hazelnut Torrone is an Italian confection that is pure chocolate hazelnut nirvana.  It’s made with 3 simple ingredients, but nobody has to know how easy it was to throw…

  • Sugar Plum Fairy Bark on a gold and white plate

    Sugar Plum Fairy Bark

    Sugar Plum Fairy Bark ~ a pretty white peppermint confection bedazzled with sprinkles, because a little bling is always appropriate during the holidays.…