Category Archives: chocolate

>Homemade Vitatop Chocolate Muffin Tops!

> After hearing about them for over a year, I finally decided to purchase a small box of Vitalicious Muffin Tops. In the mood for a treat, of course I chose chocolate! The other flavors sound yummy, but the selection … Continue reading

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>Homemade Cacao Bliss

> I’ve lately found a new obsession: Artisana Cacao Bliss. If you’ve never had it, let me explain. It is a delicious, rich, chocolate butter that has the texture of frosting. Quite a decadent dessert topping…it’s in the running for … Continue reading

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>Pear & Chocolate Tart

> Unusual combination, no? I have to admit, I did not think of this flavor combination — when my husband and I were in Paris last fall, we had a wonderful tart with these elements. Then, when I came home, … Continue reading

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>Almost Sugar-free, Gluten-free Super Chocolate "Muffins"

> I’ve had a number of requests for some gluten-free recipes. I’ve never baked gluten-free, and I’m still trying to determine how to create gluten-free baked goods that rise nicely. These muffins are muffins only in the loosest of terms. … Continue reading

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>I’m going to begin this blog the right way, and start with dessert. Chocolat is a local chain here in SD, where the special is — you guessed it — chocolate and all that goes with it!  Chocolat specializes in … Continue reading

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