The best chocolate chip cookies

the best chocolate chip cookies recipe

No mixer needed to make these large, buttery chocolate chip cookies. With their crisp edges, chewy middles and overloaded with chocolate they are everything you dreamed an amazing chocolate chip cookie would be. Chocolate chip cookies are the ultimate comfort food. There’s no such thing as “I do not like chocolate chip cookies”. Everyone has their… 

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Chocolate cake with coffee frosting

chocolate cake with coffee frosting recipe

Light and fluffy cake with a soft and tender crumb, this chocolate cake relies on the rich flavor of cocoa powder complemented with thin layer of coffee frosting. Tiffany started pre-k today. It’s been a tough decision for us. On one hand I was so looking forward to having her out of the house and interacting… 

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Chocolate ganache cake

chocolate ganache cake recipe

Only 6 ingredients and 10 minutes of prep time are needed to make this cake. Under the silky rich chocolate ganache you’ll discover a light and fluffy chocolate cake. I have an inexplicable, out of this world love for chocolate. My mind dreams of chocolate everything and anything all day long. Sometimes even at night…. 

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Chocolate cupcakes with vanilla bean buttercream

chocolate cupcakes with vanilla bean buttercream recipe

A classic combo, chocolate and vanilla pair perfectly in these rich and tender chocolate cupcakes topped with a dreamy vanilla bean buttercream frosting. I’m glad I get to open this years’s chocolate party with this classic combo. A perfectly domed fluffy chocolate cupcake piled-high with a swirly vanilla bean buttercream frosting. It’s impossible to take just one… 

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Chocolate chip amaretto cake

chocolate chip amaretto cake recipe

A delightfully decadent dessert, this chocolate chip amaretto cake is super soft and tender and is bursting with almond flavors from both the almond paste and amaretto creamer. I used to be terrified of bundt cakes. Yeast bread? Bring it on! 3 layer cake? Piece of cake! Bundt cake? How about cookies or cheesecake instead?… 

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Chocolate party 2nd Anniversary!

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Just a sneak preview of all the recipes I’ll be sharing in September (click here for the recipes). From cookies to cakes, there’s something for everyone! Visit daily for new irresistible chocolate desserts! I am over the moon about today’s post! It’s time for another chocolate party! And not just any party, but its 2nd… 

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Smore brownies

smores brownies recipe

Outstanding taste with the perfect amount of gooey-ness, these rich s’more brownies put a fun spin on the classic smores. Ooey, gooy and oh-so-good. Today I’m saying goodbye to summer. I know there are a few more days left until the official season change but I’m ready for all things apples and pumpkin. The weather… 

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Homemade moon pie cookies

homemade moon pies cookies recipe

Melt in your mouth graham cookies filled with homemade marshmallow creme and dipped in chocolate ganache – these moon pie cookies are what dreams are made of. Moonpies or moon pie cookies I really don’t know exactly what’s the correct name (or maybe it’s both) but what I know is that these cookies stole my… 

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Chocolate avocado cake

Chocolate avocado cake recipe

Love at first bite, this chocolate avocado cake with chocolate ganache is dense, rich and fudgy,  and has a brownie texture that is sinfully delicious. For years I have sneaked avocado at almost every meal. May it be with an egg, a big bowl of salad or with pasta (my favorite). With almost every weekly grocery trip I… 

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Soft chewy cherry chocolate chip cookies

cherry chocolate chip cookies recipe

No one can resist the comfort of a chocolate chip cookie and these cherry chocolate chip cookies are perfectly soft and chewy with an addictive smell wafting from the kitchen as they bake Chocolate chip cookies are a classic dessert. An iconic sweet treat passed on from generation to generation. I’m pretty sure every family has their… 

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Nutty chocolate chip brownies

nutty chocolate chip brownies recipe

If you are looking for a scrumptious easy dessert, these nutty chocolate chip brownies stuffed with chocolate chips and walnuts will make you weak at the knees. I have a confession to make. When it comes to brownies, I’ve been a slacker. Sure, I have made lots of other chocolate desserts, but brownies – not a… 

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Smores coffee cake

smores coffee cake recipe

So moist and tender, this smores coffee cake is filled with chocolate chips and topped with a layer of ooey gooey toasted marshmallows. Looking for a sweet treat to get you though the day or put a little magic in your afternoon? Have some coffee cake! I always wanted to know where does the name coffee… 

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Mississippi mud pie

Mississippi mud pie recipe

Flaky pie crust, incredible rich chocolate layer and light whipped cream make this Mississippi mud pie quite impossible for anyone to resist it.  Mud pies always make me think of childhood. Layers upon layers of mud and dirt. Sometimes sand or mulch. Little sticks, flowers and leaves were part of the decorations. The more the prettier…. 

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Chocolate caramel cake

chocolate caramel cake recipe

Light and airy, with a decadent crumb and a hint or caramel, this chocolate caramel cake makes a great accompaniment to a cup of coffee in the afternoon or after dinner.  I rely on a few cups of coffee most of the days. Although there are days I get so busy I simply don’t get… 

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German chocolate cupcakes

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A secret ingredient makes these german chocolate cupcakes so unbelievable light, moist and tender. Topped with a generous amount of sticky sweet coconut pecan frosting, these are the best german chocolate cupcakes I’ve tried! German chocolate deserts have a special place in my heart. They are the foundation of this blog, so to speak. If… 

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50 chocolate and hazelnut desserts

chocolate hazelnut desserts

Hazelnut nutella magic bars, flourless chocolate hazelnut brownies, chocolate hazelnut cookies, hazelnut chocolate chip oatmeal cookies, nutella truffles I’m no stranger to pairing chocolate with hazelnut and probably that’s why I picked hazelnuts as this month secret ingredient to our chocolate party, but if you’re looking for a little more inspiration, here’s a collection of… 

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