Category Archives: chocolate

Orange chocolate chip pound cake

I can’t stop baking.  Be it a silent rebellion against January detoxing and dieting or a craving for winter comfort (snow or no snow, it is still January), the flurry of flour and sugar has not subsided in my kitchen … Continue reading

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The 12 days of Christmas: crème de menthe brownies

Once upon a time, circa 1989, there was a second grader named Jessica who returned to Brackett Elementary School after Christmas vacation with the only remaining three crème de menthe brownies in her Disney lunchbox–the most prized of desserts.  When lunchtime rolled … Continue reading

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The 12 days of Christmas: chocolate bark

On the second day of Christmas….. Sorry to disappoint, but don’t expect to find a recipe here for roasted dove.  Maybe some day you will, but I’m opting for a quicker, sweeter ode to ye olde turtle dove, in the form … Continue reading

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