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S'mores Meringue Cookies

I received product samples from sponsor companies to aid in the creation of the #Choctoberfest recipes. All opinions are mine alone.  Light and airy s'mores meringue cookies are coated in milk chocolate and graham cracker crumbs. This dessert is naturally low in calories! #Choctoberfest 2019 continues! Did you read about our prize packs and enter …

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Halloween Layer Cake

This post was created for #HalloweenTreatsWeek! I was sent products by some of the sponsor companies but as always, opinions are 100% mine. This Halloween layer cake has three layers of rich chocolate cake, and is covered in orange-tinted Swiss buttercream, a ganache glaze, and Halloween Sweets and Treats sprinkles. When celebrating anything—a birthday, a wedding, …

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Black Forest Brownies

Chocolate, cherries and whipped cream are the key components of Black Forest Cake. These are the fudgy, easier brownie version! It's the end of Farmers Market Week, and I'm sharing another dessert, this one filled with fresh sweet cherries. Cherries and chocolate pair so well together, probably most famously in Black Forest Cake, a German …

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Irish Cream Truffles

These chocolatey two-bite treats have only 5 ingredients. What a decadent way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day! It's almost time for St. Patrick's Day! It's a fun holiday. Not just because I'm partly Irish. Because Irish cream is one of my favorite liqueurs. And it's one of just five ingredients in these decadent Irish cream …

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Chocolate Opera Cake

Chocolate opera cake is a slight twist on the traditional French dessert, with thin layers of chocolate cake, coffee buttercream and chocolate ganache. I attended culinary school for two years. Three mornings a week, we started the day with a 5-hour Production "class"—making all of the treats that were sold in the school's bakery, which …

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Old-Fashioned Chocolate Fudge

This post is sponsored in conjunction with Choctoberfest. I received product samples from sponsor companies to aid in the creation of the Choctoberfest recipes. All opinions are mine alone. This old-fashioned chocolate fudge is firm, yet melts in your mouth. It gets its decadent chocolate flavor from Divine Chocolate's 100% unsweetened baking bar. 

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