Tag Archives: Chocolate

Homemade Candy and How to Temper Chocolate

I reached 100 posts today.  It’s actually kind of sad since I’ve been blogging for almost 3 1/2 years.  I should have triple that amount, or more!  Regardless, candy is a great way to celebrate it! What?? Candy making during the scorching … Continue reading

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My Guest Post at A Culinary Journey and the THREE Giveaway winners!

Hi everyone, hope you all had a great Memorial Day Weekend! Summer is here and the time is right..for dancing..in…the…STOP ME. OK, to let’s get to the good stuff. A few weeks ago, Chef Dennis of A Culinary Journey, asked if … Continue reading

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Salted Pretzel Macarons

Yes, believe it or not, Salted Pretzel Macarons! And they taste just like chocolate dipped pretzels due to ground pretzels in the batter! So I had an idea, and it’s been festering in my brain for months now.  I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Matcha Pistachio Chocolate Sesame Mousse Cakes

These Matcha Pistachio Chocolate Sesame Mousse Cakes aka I Don’t Know What To Call Them, should have been my St. Patrick’s Day entry. A few weeks ago I missed Valentine’s Day in the blogosphere, so the next post I put up, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Cinnamon Meringue Rolls

Many years ago, in the Pillsbury Bake-Off contest, a marshmallow wrapped in crescent dough won the Grand Prize. Who woulda’ thunk it? I will get to the above in a moment. Chocolate Cinnamon Meringue Rolls. Sounds good, doesn’t it? Well, … Continue reading

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