Posts for 'chocolate'

Chocolate Matzoh

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Chocolate Matzoh

Happy Passover!  The Jewish holiday started on Monday night and continues for a total of 8 nights, in order to celebrate the freedom of the Jewish people from slavery in ancient Egypt.  Although our family is not Jewish, we have close friends who are and they kindly include us in their seder dinner.  The Passover seder […]

Guinness and Chocolate

Thursday, March 15, 2012
4-leaf clover

I admit I was skeptical.  I’m not a big beer drinker, but I wanted to try something new for St. Patrick’s Day, and thought I’d find some type of recipe using Guinness.  A dessert made with Guinness?  Chocolate, no less.  I’m somewhat of a purist when it comes to chocolate – after all, why ruin […]

Cupcakes & Cocktails

Monday, February 13, 2012
Chocolate Martini cocktail

It’s no secret that chocolate is one of my addictions.  Something about it warms my soul, especially on a chilly winter night.  I’ll always try any new recipe that includes chocolate, including cocktails.  So, in honor of Valentine’s Day, here are a few recipes for the kid and grown-up in you.  Enjoy! Frosted Chocolate-Buttermilk Cupcakes […]

Chocolate + Moose = Winter Park

Friday, July 1, 2011

Last Saturday we decided to head up to the Winter Park Chocolate Festival for some serious chocolate tasting. The weather was perfect, the views were stunning, and the food was fantastic. We started out with a lovely Shrimp and Bruschetta Salad on the patio at The Cheeky Monk in Winter Park Village.       […]