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chocolate

Treats

Indulgent Hot Chocolate

December 20, 2014

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It’s the time of year for hot drinks and indulgent treats. If I am pushed for time, some Cadburys cocoa powder and hot milk will suffice. But, if I have a little more time to spare hot chocolate, made with real chocolate and a little whiskey is a real treat. Continue Reading…

Treats

Chocolate Brownie Pies

December 13, 2014

Christmas Brownie Pies

I sometimes find it hard to believe that I have been living here in Seattle for over 2 years! I think I have assimilated well. I probably speak more like an American-when I go to the grocery store, I say cart instead of trolley for one! ¬†I celebrate American holidays, and have forgotten all about those countless European bank holidays ūüėȬ†I eat American – now¬†that¬†I know where to find all the¬†great local produce, there is little I miss – with¬†exception of¬†Irish cheese and dairy. Continue Reading…

Dessert

Chocolate Orange Souffle

November 15, 2014

Chocolate Orange Souffle

These gooey chocolate and orange¬†souffl√©s¬†are sinfully delicious. So many chocolate¬†souffl√©s¬†are made with cocoa, but these ones are made with real chocolate, cream and some boozy Cointreau. Continue Reading…

Dessert

Sweet Baby Yorkshire Puddings

November 7, 2014

Sweet Baby Yorkshire Puddings

We were eating Sunday lunch, and enjoying some roast beef and Yorkshire puddings, when the¬†brainwave came to me. Yorkshire Puddings shouldn’t be just served as a savory side, when they have the potential to be the best dessert ever. Continue Reading…