Tag: chocolate

Cranberry & Chocolate Chip Blondies

Ingredients:2 cups dark brown sugar1 1/4 cup flour1/3 cup semisweet chocolate chips1/3 cup dried cranberries2 eggs, at room temperature6 tablespoons butter, melted2 teaspoons vanilla2 teaspoons baking powder3/4 teaspoon salt Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour or spray with cooking spray with flour one 8 inch square baking pan. […]

Chocolate Coconut Brownies

Ingredients:1 1/2 cup flour1 cup applesauce1 cup dark brown sugar2/3 cup cocoa1/2 cup shredded coconut1/4 cup oil2 teaspoons vanilla1 teaspoon baking soda2 teaspoons baking powder Directions:Preheat oven to 350. Grease and flour or spray an 8×8 inch baking dish. In a large bowl, beat together applesauce, oil, sugar and vanilla. […]

Chocolate Mini Cupcakes

Ingredients:2 oz semisweet chocolate, melted and cooled1 oz unsweetened chocolate melted and cooled1 cup sugar1 cup flour3/4 cup butter, at room temperature1/2 cup sour cream, at room temperature1/2 cup warm water1 teaspoon vanilla1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon baking powder2 eggs Directions:Preheat oven to 350. Line or grease and flour 48 […]

Cocoa Dusted Marshmallows

Ingredients:3 tablespoons unflavored powdered gelatin1/2 cup cold water2 cups granulated sugar2/3 cup corn syrup1/4 cup water1/4 teaspoon salt1 tablespoon vanilla confectioners’ sugar for dredgingunsweetened cocoa for dredging Directions: In a large bowl, sprinkle gelatin over 1/2 cup cold water. Allow to seep for 10 minutes. In a medium saucepan, combine […]

Dark Chocolate Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies

Ingredients:8 oz semisweet chocolate chips3 oz flaked coconut2 oz unsweetened chocolate, melted and cooled1 egg, at room temperature1 1/3 cup flour1 1/4 cup butter, at room temperature3/4 cup sugar1/4 cup dark brown sugar1 1/2 tablespoon cocoa1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla1 teaspoon baking powderpinch salt Directions:Preheat oven to 325. Grease or spray […]

Chai Hot Chocolate

Recently the editor of Four Weeks Magazine contacted me and asked if I’d be interested in contributing an original recipe for hot chocolate for this month’s issue. Of course I was! Who doesn’t love hot chocolate? I took it as a an opportunity to try something new and created a […]

Cheerios Chocolate Marshmallow Bars

Ingredients: 5 cups Cheerios dry cereal 4 cups marshmallows* 1 tablespoon butter 3 oz semisweet chocolate chips Directions: Grease or spray a 9×13 inch baking pan. In a large pot, melt butter and marshmallows together, stirring** near continuously. When the marshmallows are almost totally melted, add the chips. Stir once […]

Chocolate Chip Peanut Cookies

Ingredients:1 cup plus 6 tablespoons flour1/2 teaspoon kosher salt1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/2 cup unsalted butter at room temperature1/2 cup light brown sugar1/2 cup sugar1 egg at room temperature1 teaspoon vanilla1/2 cup dry roasted, lightly salted peanuts6 oz semisweet chips Directions:Preheat the oven to 350. Lightly grease or spray with baking […]

Chocolate Cut Out Cookies

Ingredients:1 egg1 1/4 cups flour1 cup sugar10 tablespoons butter3/4 cup cocoa1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon baking powder colored sugar for sprinkling Directions:In a small bowl, whisk together flour, baking soda, cocoa and baking powder. In a larger bowl, cream together the butter and sugar. Add the egg, mix to combine. […]

Chocolate Cream Cheese Truffles

Ingredients:1 3/4 cup confectioners’ sugar4 oz cream cheese*, slightly softened2 oz unsweetened chocolate, melted cocoa to roll Directions:In a large bowl, beat together cream cheese and sugar. Add chocolate. Beat until well combined. Using your fingers, roll the chocolate/cream cheese mixture to the size of a large marble or superball. […]