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Chocolate Peanut Butter Caramel Crispy Treat

OH MY !!! THESE ARE A MUST !!!holiday or not…these are a HUGE hit!crunchy, gooey sweet, salty THE ULTIMATE RICE CRISPY TREAT (can be made gluten free) PERFECT FOR COOKIE EXCHANGE, OFFICE PARTY AND HOLIDAY DESSERT TREAT TRAY. the recipe can serve a crowd…you might even get 36 squares depending on how you cut them.  the squares can be more …

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My first chocolate bar…Chip n’ Chipotle Dark Chocolate

rich dark chocolate crunchy tortilla chips spicy chili blends with pure cocoa nibs and robust espresso beans A CHOCOLATE LOVER’S  bite size MEXICAN FIESTA to make the beautiful bars, you’ll need some molds.i found mine at SURFAS.  they are also available here from Amazon. you will also need toTEMPER YOUR CHOCOLATE.the idea of tempering should not scare you away.  it’s very …

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Dark Chocolate Breakfast Bar

CHOCOLATE FOR BREAKFAST !!! with granola, hickory smoked BACON, espresso beans and pecans what self respecting chocolate lover doesn’t dream about chocolate? well, now you can wake up, enjoy your chocolate and feel fabulous about the day ahead. A GOOD DAY STARTS THE CHOCOLATE WAY! CHOCOLATE IS THE CURE ALL of course there are health benefits in dark chocolate.  pecans …

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Royal Raspberry Ras el Hanout Truffles

TRUFFLES… not always the perfect sphere, but guaranteed smooth chocolaty decadence. take the short cut and make truffle squares… no need to slave over a messy chocolate bowl with latex gloves and rolling into perfect little balls. i’ve made so many little truffle balls in the past year or two that i’ve lost count.  it’s the rolling, the mess and …

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Homemade Oreos

I’m such a slacker on here. I made a bunch of new recipes a few weeks ago then realized that my camera was in the shop and had no way to take pictures of them! So dumb. I’ve been in a cooking slump. It seems like it’s been going on for some time now…what the heck?!   I’ve made these …

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Flourless Chocolate Cake with Dark Chocolate Ganache and Candied Bacon

MY NEW FAVORITE FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKE i now believe i found the perfect flourless chocolate cake.  as stated before in previous posts…most all flourless chocolate cakes are going to be delicious…that’s a given, BUT most are very difficult to serve.  i usually end up with little chocolate crumbles on me, the table, the floor.  chocolate mess is not a bad …

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Delicious Peanut Buttercream Frosting with Easy Chocolate Cake

all i can say is…if you love PEANUT BUTTERyou’ll love this cake.  this “cake”post is all about the frosting. the cake is good and super easy to throw together, but it definitely takes a back seat to this sweet savory smooth peanut butter buttercream frosting. my friends were absolutely head over heals about this cake.  the aroma of peanut butter …

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Freaky Frito No Bake with Bacon and Red Pepper Flakes

SO WRONG…yet SO PERFECTLY RIGHT !!! everything about this says NO NO NO NO DON’T DO IT but you just can’t help yourself… this is a true definition of GUILTY PLEASURE FRITOS chocolate BACON, peanut butter caramel and a sprinkle of HOT chili flakes YOU MUST TRY THIS !!! i found this incredibly sinful delight on pinterest brought to my attention …

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Chocolate Chipotle Almond Cake

YOU CAN’T GO WRONG WITH CHOCOLATE CAKE flourless chocolate cake and, of course, in my usual fashion… espresso to deepen the flavors with a smoky chipotle kick…even better everyone loves chocolate cake and i seem to be obsessed at the moment so there will be quite a few coming your way. RICH, DENSE, MOIST, DEEP DARK CHOCOLATE A TOUCH OF …

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One Bowl Chocolate Cake with Chipotle Chocolate Ganache

YES…another chocolate cake. i can’t help myself. the cake is a good cake.  it’s super easy, but the ganache is what really sends this to the “make again” pile. this one bowl chocolate cake comes to you from The 5 Second Rule.com.  it truly IS an easy cake to whip up.  the first time i made it for this post i …

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