Tag Archives: chocolate ganache

Chocolate Sour Cream (or Greek Yogurt) Zucchini Fudge Cake

Chocolate and Zucchini isn’t just a great blog, it’s a great pairing! I’ll get to this  Chocolate Sour Cream (or Greek Yogurt) Zucchini Fudge Cake in a moment since I want to touch on some baseball stuff first. Last night I … Continue reading

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By George, It’s a Bakewell Tart! (OR TWO)

Just to give you all a heads up, since this month’s Daring Bakers Challenge is a British treat, I’m officially British for this entry – spelling and all.  I’m sure my dialect will come from many different regions of England considering … Continue reading

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POM IS wonderful..in Pomegranate Meringue Tarts!

Today I’d like to introduce you to Pomegranate Meringue Tarts. Silky, tart and sweet pomegranate curd atop a spicy chocolate ganache in a flaky, buttery crust, topped with mountains of fluffy, toasted meringue! About a month ago, I was contacted … Continue reading

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Caramel Cake with Caramelized Butter Frosting

Did someone say Caramel?!? Yay, Daring Bakers! A cake loaded with buttery caramel goodness for this month’s challenge, plus soft caramel candy! I think I could live on caramel, not to mention bathe in it! What an awesome surprise, hence … Continue reading

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“I MUST have Chocolate and Peanut Butter!” Tart

I uttered the above sentence in quotes at least 15 times a few nights ago. It went on from 10 pm until 1 am, and I couldn’t sleep because I had to have it. My SO suggested grabbing a jar of peanut butter … Continue reading

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