Very agreeable desert this evening. I'm sure I'll change things, but so will anyone else who tries this. Bon appetit.
Based loosely on Chocolate hummus
Half a 400 g tin of chickpeas drained and rinsed
1 teaspoon vanilla extract...
I took this to the office yesterday (16th Jan 2024) and it was popular. I'm thinking of increasing the oil and adding vanilla extract.
What are your thoughts? What would you change if you were making this recipe?
Based on Buckwheat Chocolate Cake (Gluten-Free + Egg-Free + Dairy-Free) |...
Hot Cocoa for One
Makes 1 mug (but you already knew that, didn’t you? :wink: )
2 TB unsweetened cocoa powder
1 to 2 TB sugar (depends on your sweet tooth)
Pinch of salt
1 cup milk or any combination of milk, half-and-half, or cream (I use half-and-half)
¼ tsp vanilla extract...
As a fan of hot chocolate I found this interesting. So much work went into making what’s now an easy to make, common beverage.
Who are our hot chocolate lovers and haters on here I wonder?
How chocolate became the winter beverage of choice
- 6 eggs, yolks separated from whites
- 200g dark cooking chocolate
- 100g sugar
- 100g margarine
- 100g slivered almonds toasted almonds, cool
1. Melt chocolate together with margarine, either in a ban Marie or on the microwave
2. Beat egg yolks with sugar until lightly yellow. Add the melted...
Does anyone have a chocolate liquery recipe they like. I want something rich (lots of cacao) that will last for over a month in the fridge. Let me know if it can also be kept at room temperature.
I found this online. Homemade Chocolate Liqueur
I will admit I use Nigella Lawson's recipe for brownies here, but I tweaked it to my own preferences so it's not a complete copy. She does not add the orange zest, nor the white chocolate icing or chips.
Ingredients for at least 24 slices:
375 grams soft unsalted butter
375 grams best-quality...
This is a special occasions "cake" that even tofu haters love. It's a no-bake cake/tart that just happens to be gluten free (if your oats are gluten free) as well as vegan. The base is for a 20cm tin (Victoria sandwich cake size). Don't worry about being too precise with the quantities for the...
Got a party for children coming up? Or just feeling down in a funk? This will definitely cheer you up and give you a mellow sugar high!
Ingredients for a party with at least 5 people:
397 ml of condensed milk (1 regular size can)
400 g milk chocolate (or even sweeter, half white half milk)
This is a nice refreshing and not too sweet Italian inspired dessert. The Orange zest really lends itself nicely here and gives it a nice aftertaste.
16oz/450g whole-milk Ricotta cheese
1cup/250ml heavy cream
1 Vanilla bean split lengthwise
5oz/150g dark chocolate (70% cacao)...
DD and I went on a bus tour of Italy in 1998 a few days after Christmas until about 10 days into January. Craig had been traveling a LOT for work earlier in the year in Europe and had time for sightseeing as well so he was all for us taking the trip as a Christmas present. We went a few days...
The ingredients for Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies are:
2 cups all purpose flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon salt
1 cup (2 sticks) butter
3/4 cup granulated sugar
3/4 cup packed brown sugar
2 large eggs
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
2 cups semisweet chocolate chips
Homemade Chocolate Chip Cookies
1 stick of butter
1/2 cup white sugar
1 cup brown sugar
1 large egg
2 tsp vanilla
2 cups of flour
1/2 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
3/4 tsp salt
1/2 cup chocolate chips
In a pan cook 1 stick of butter until it turns brown, cool...
So tomorrow I’m meeting some former colleagues to have our usual Friday morning breakfast meetup. One of my friends happens to have a Gluten intolerance so I decided to try whipping up some Gluten-free Brownies. While I personally have no problems consuming Gluten I must say...
I originally made this cake as a lemon & blueberry cake which was great, but I wanted a chocolate cake today, so decided to modify the original recipe to include chocolate...
I marking this up as a retro recipe for a reason.
It apparently comes from an old Italian cookbook (Pellegrino Artusi...
I've decided to revamp my Recipe - Vegan Black Bean Brownies recipe in light of the current beer ingredient challenge (The CookingBites recipe challenge: beer). My original black bean brownies were written up just under 10 years ago (by 5 days!) and didn't include any beer. From my search for...
I made this recipe in stages.
One day I baked the cakes, let them cool completely, wrapped them well and stashed them in the freezer.
Another day, I made the filling, put that into an air-tight container and froze that as well.
I made the Frosting the morning of assembly and took the cake...