Tag Archives: brownie
Chocolate Recipe – Bacon Stout Brownies
Beer and brownies together in a recipe? Are worlds colliding? Heck, yeah! Here’s the recipe for awesome Bacon Stout Brownies: Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder – I used Scharffen Berger 1/4 teaspoon salt 6 strips … Continue reading
Bouchon Chocolate Bombs
Bouchon means cork in French. When I hear this word I don’t think of wine, I think of Thomas Keller and great food. On trips to New York City, I make it a point to visit Bouchon Bakery so I … Continue reading
It’s Sunday, Sundae Sunday!
Grab your fixings and get ready to celebrate because the third Sunday in July is Sundae Sunday, which falls on July 18th this year. The Sundae is an American icon that is well known for its indulgence and ingenuity. No … Continue reading
Diet? What Diet? It’s No Diet Day!
May 6th is International No Diet Day. For anyone that is on a diet this is phenomenal news. It’s like a “Get Out of Jail Free” card. No one ever told me about No Diet Day when I was on … Continue reading
Stout + Chocolate
Some people still have to discover the magic of beer and chocolate together. Many beers pair wonderfully with chocolate, but stout is an all-around winner in the kitchen. Stout beer (which is made with darkly roasted barley and malt) is … Continue reading
Chocolate brownies. Are there any other kind? Well, like any good basic chocolate bar, chocolate brownies make a good foundation for a multitude of wonderful addins. This can turn an ordinary chocolate brownie into a fantastic dessert…or meal. Personally, I would … Continue reading
Nibs, Nibs, Everywhere Nibs!
What are nibs? How do I use them? Very good questions. You might have seen recipes or chocolate bars listing nibs as an ingredient. Nibs are roasted cocoa beans that have been separated from their paper-thin outer husks and broken into … Continue reading
Anise + Chocolate
Have you ever enjoyed Black Jack gum? Created back in 1884, it was the first flavored gum in the US and also the first gum to be offered in sticks. Black Jack is still being sold today. What flavor is … Continue reading
Semi, Bitter or What?
Not long ago supermarkets stocked around three kinds of chocolate: semi sweet, unsweetened and milk. I remember getting the semi sweet for our chocolate chip cookies and unsweetened was for brownies. Now there is a wide variety of options in … Continue reading