Tag: Chocolate

CHOCOLATE NAUGHTY MUFFINS

What would you say if I told you, you could have ‘naughty’ and healthy all at the same time… Yep! That’s exactly what I thought!! Deep, dark, rich, earthy, healthy antioxidant raw cacao, sweetened with dates and molasses , fattened up with almond flour and a few eggs to hold […]

FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKE

What type of chocolate cake do YOU like? There are a gazillion recipes for chocolate cake. So the real determination as to what recipe you will love is to determine what you want out of the flavor of chocolate. There are those that prefer milk chocolate anything, which is less […]

ALMOND ESPRESSO POPSICLES

Every afternoon, throughout the summer, I find myself looking for something icy cold, with just a little kick of caffeine, and of course… healthy! These Almond Popsicles have become my summer afternoon treat. Lots of crushed almonds, a few dates to sweeten, (instead of sugar) a splash of espresso, and […]

CHOCOLATE DATE BALLS

Healthy desserts. Is there really such a thing? Yes!! Dates are deliciously sweet, nuts are wonderfully healthy, and a splash of chocolate is always good for whatever ails you. This Mediterranean style dessert has been around a very, long time, and will soon become your new favorite dessert to keep […]

CHOCOLATE DATE HEARTS

Who needs Valentines Day to enjoy Healthy Chocolate Hearts! Dates, Nuts, and Cacao are the only ingredients in these hearts. Dipping chocolate is the only ingredient that has a bit of sugar. Eat up and enjoy! INGREDIENTS Yields 2 – 3 dozen Dates – 2 cups, pitted Nuts – 2 […]

CHOCOLATE CHILI PASTA

Chocolate Passion So, you say you love Chocolate. Yummy, thick, sweet, melted, whipped chocolate. But, maybe what you really love is flavored sugar? Because chocolate is not sweet, or gooey, or melty… It is bitter, powdery, and almost hot. Let’s test your chocolate passion to a new level of flavor. […]

CHESTNUT BUTTER COOKIES WITH SALT CARAMEL FILLING

Why have one cookie, when you can have two, sandwiched together with a decadent schmear of Salt Caramel filling! These Chestnut Butter Cookies are festive enough all on their own, but add caramel, and a drizzle of chocolate, and you have the best holiday cookies you will ever put to […]

S’MORES VODKA ICE CREAM

Ice Cream is great. Vodka Ice Cream is better. S’MORES VODKA ICE CREAM IS BEST! If you loved my S’MORES VODKA MARTINI, you are sure to crave the less alcohol version, in an Ice Cream. It’s fast, easy, and an investment in an ice cream machine (about $65.00) will make […]

HOT CHOCOLATE CUP CAKES

HOT… SWEET… CHOCOLATE!  What more is there to say, other than YUM!  This chocolate cake/cup-cake recipe is my all time favorite. It is moist, rich in flavor, and with the right amount of heat to be memorable. The addition of coffee adds a moistness from the oils in coffee while […]

CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM

WHO DOESN’T LOVE CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM!! This summer, buy yourself an ice cream maker (about $60.00), and you can have home-made ice cream any day of the week!  This Chocolate Ice Cream couldn’t be easier. Ingredients Makes 3 cups Cacao Powder – 1 cup Sugar – ¾ cup Water – […]