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Triple Chocolate Biscotti

Triple Chocolate Biscotti

INGREDIENTS 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar 6 tablespoons (3/4 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature 3 large eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 8 ounces semisweet chocolate chips (I used 1.5 large slabs Bourneville dark chocolate, chopped in the blender) PREPARATION […]

Thailand, a taste sensation

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Thailand has been a popular destination with tourists of every age and background for some time and it’s easy to see why if you take a look at what the country has to offer. Whether you have a limited budget and want to travel to somewhere exotic and beautiful, simply want to spend your time […]

Vanilla Frosting For Cupcakes & ...

Vanilla Frosting For Cupcakes & Cakes

Frosting is usually not my favourite topping for cakes – I prefer real chocolate! But this recipe – which I discovered by desperation, is really awesome.  I had baked a load of cupcakes to take to the office for my birthday, and needed to get them frosted.  When started searching my pantry I had just […]

Brandied Cherry Balls

Brandied Cherry Balls

A delicious and easy recipe for brandied cherry balls. A great alternative for an easy dessert – I’m sure all the chocolate brownie fans will love this. It makes a great alternative to chocolate brownies! Also stores for longer than chocolate brownies! Ingredients 1/2 cup glazed cherries, finely chopped 1/2 cup cherry or regular brandy […]

Chocolate Ganache Cake

Chocolate Ganache Cake

Tired of baking traditional chocolate cake?  Here’s a nice challenge.  If you thought Chocolate Ganache cake could only be found at the bakery or coffee shop, think again – you can now bake it in your own kitchen! Ingredients for cake layers 3/4 cup boiling water 1/2 cup cocoa powder (unsweetened) 1 teaspoon instant-espresso powder […]