Tag: chocolate

Dark Chocolate Icing

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups confectioners sugar1/4 cup butter (at room temperature)1/4 cup Hershey’s Special Dark cocoa (or other baking cocoa)3 tablespoons milk1/2 teaspoon vanilla Directions: In a large bowl, combine all ingredients and mix well. Excellent on Dark Chocolate Cupcakes

Chocolate Cupcakes

Ingredients: 2 cups flour1 cup cocoa2 tsp. baking powder1 tsp. baking soda2 cups sugar2 sticks butter (softened)4 eggs1 1/3 cups milk (may need to add a little more if batter looks dry)2 tsp. vanilla Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour pans if making cake or line with […]

Chocolate Guinness Cake

Ingredients: 1 cup Guinness10 tablespoons butter, sliced3/4 cup cocoa3/4 cup sour cream2 cups sugar2 cups flour2 eggs (at room temperature)2 1/2 teaspoons baking soda1 1/2 tablespoons vanilla Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter (or spray with cooking oil) a 9 inch pan throughly. In a large pot combine Guinness […]

Peanut Butter Chip/Chocolate Chip 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 dark brown sugar1/2 cup sugar1 egg at room temperature1 teaspoon vanilla4 oz semisweet chips (I used Hershey’s Special Dark chips)4 oz peanut butter chips (I used Reese’s Peanut Butter chips) Directions:Preheat […]

Best Ever Chocolate Chip 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 dark brown sugar1/2 cup sugar1 egg at room temperature1 teaspoon vanilla8 oz semisweet chips (I used Hershey’s Special Dark chips) Directions:Preheat the oven to 350. Lightly spray one cookie sheet with […]

Turkey Gumbo

6 quarts turkey stock 1 cup flour 1 cup oil 1 pound leftover turkey meat, in bite-sized pieces 1 pound andouille sausage 2 pounds shrimp (we used frozen) 2 pounds okra, chopped (frozen okay) 2 onions, chopped 1 bunch green onions with tops, chopped 2 bell peppers, chopped 5 ribs […]

Chocolate Fudge

Ingredients: 2 tablespoon butter 2/3 cup evaporated milk 1 2/3 cups sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 cups mini-marshmallows 1 1/2 cups semi-sweet chocolate chips 1 teaspoons vanilla Directions: Combine butter, milk, sugar, and salt in a saucepan over medium heat. Bring to a boil; cook 4 to 5 minutes, stirring […]