Tag: Chocolate

Chocolate Streusel Bar Recipe

Chocolate Streusel Bar

Every so often I make something that I don’t think is the best thing that I have made.  I always want to bite into something and think “OMG, this is freaking amazing.  I must admit that when I first made this recipe I was on the fence about it.  I […]

Chocolate Strawberry Rum Cake Recipe

Chocolate Strawberry Rum Cake

This recipe for a Chocolate Strawberry Rum Cake is something I came up with because I wanted to make something similar to the Cherry Chocolate Rum Cake I used to make at the restaurant. Two days before our Christmas Eve celebration at my parents’ house, my sister pointed out that […]

Reese's Peanut Butter Brownies Recipe

Reese’s Peanut Butter Brownies

Nothing can satisfy a chocolate craving better than a brownie, and these Reese’s Peanut Butter Brownies, along with a tall glass of milk, can make your hunger disappear.  This recipe is inspired by a 1968 cookbook my mom recently passed on to me.  Looking at “vintage” cookbooks for inspiration has […]

Chocolate Caramel Poke Cake Recipe

Chocolate Caramel Poke Cake

Sometimes I start wanting something different.  I love chocolate cake, just as much as the next person, but when the hankering hits me for a different kind of chocolate cake I become obsessed with figuring out what my stomach is telling my brain it wants. I pull out the legal […]

Chocolate Delight Recipe

Chocolate Delight

Light and airy, this Chocolate Delight was a popular recipe during the hot summer months at my restaurant.  Now that we are hitting 100 plus degrees here in Texas for weeks on end, I am reaching for this light and cool dessert yet again. This Chocolate Delight probably got its […]

Damn-Good-Chocolate-Cake

Damn Good Chocolate Cake

Yes, I said it.  This cake is a Damn Good Chocolate Cake.  I made this one probably once a week in the restaurant because it was not only easy to make, but it sold so well.  When you have a restaurant you have to serve dessert, right? Desserts on the […]

Buckeye Crunch Bites Recipe

Buckeye Chocolate Crunch Bites

As a food blogger (and a crazy lady) I am always looking for fun things to make.  These Buckeye Chocolate Crunch Bites fit that bill!  They are inspired by a fellow food blogger Half Baked Harvest and came together really easy.  I did change a few things (as always) to […]

Oreo Cookie Chocolate Mousse Pie Recipe

No-Bake Oreo Chocolate Mousse Pie

Sometimes you can come up with something that you know you are going to make over and over again.  Tonight, I created this basic dessert which I am calling a no-bake Oreo Chocolate Mousse, and I absolutely loved it.  As a matter of fact, this No-Bake Oreo Chocolate Mousse Pie […]

Rocky Road Cheesecake Brownie

Rocky Road Cheesecake Brownies

Rocky Road Cheesecake Brownies! I love a good cake as much as the next guy but, sometimes I just want to try something a little different.  The other night was one of those times.  I had been outside mowing the yard for a few hours and when I came in […]

Chocolate Lava Cake Recipe

Busy Mom Chocolate Lava Cake

As the mom of three kids, I understand that often you really want to make something awesome for your kids but you just don’t have the time or the energy to make something awesome and complicated every single day!  When I owned a restaurant, the kids were very accustomed to […]