chocolate

#MuffinMonday: Triple Chocolate Muffins.

February 13, 2012
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I tried to get in the Valentine’s mood with this post. I haven’t made any cute heart shaped food this year [maybe I’ll plan for next year’s V’s day] so this is all you will get from me *update: my friend Micaela just pointed out the heart shaped baked donuts I made yesterday. OOPS.* I think […]

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Muffin Monday: Chocolate Nutella Brownie Muffins!

December 5, 2011
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These muffins are so rich and decadent I would recommend for dessert instead of breakfast. Recipe calls for chopped pistachios which I substituted for chopped hazelnuts, I beautified them with some dulce de leche and a strawberry on top. As usual my sister was the taste tester along with the people who work at the […]

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Muffin Monday: Rocky Road Muffins!

November 21, 2011
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52% cacao chocolate, mini-marshmallows and walnuts in a fluffy cocoa batter. This week’s muffins are pure decadence and so pretty to look at too I have been baking my muffins with little or no adaptations lately because I always give them away and none of the people I know are gluten-free or vegan. I baked […]

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Blog hop: Strawberry Ganache Fudge Cake [raw and vegan]

August 13, 2011
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9 days ago I got an email from my friend Junia [happy mail!] proposing we do a blog hop. What is a blog hop? A blog hop is a linky list that is SHARED ON MULTIPLE BLOGS. When several blogs put the same linky list code on their blog, the exact same list appears on each blog. Blog […]

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Muffin Monday: Double Chocolate Muffins.

July 24, 2011
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Another Monday, another muffin. Last week was so much fun I asked Anu if I could be part of muffin Monday this week too and she said yes 😀 in case you were busy with work, kids or real life, last week we made bacon cheddar muffins and now we baked these gorgeous DOUBLE chocolate muffins for you. […]

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Delicious Links! 05.23.11

May 23, 2011
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Happy Meatless Monday! How was your weekend? Mine was filled with [pitiful] fun thanks to The Peche and his BHF11PP. I won a Wüsthof knife thanks to Tasty Kitchen and the movie trivia they had on Twitter last Friday night. I guessed the last movie which was Ratatouille and I’m pretty stoked because I’ve never won anything […]

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Chocolate Merlot Cupcakes + Fun Wine Facts!

May 18, 2011
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Wednesdays are my favorite day of the week: we celebrate Wine Wednesday and its the day I have Wine Class + Wine Tasting.  So far we’ve been studying grapes and the winemaking process: let me tell you that the more I know the more I love this magical world of fermented grape juice. Today I’m […]

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Chocolate Truffle Tart w Oreo Crust, Nutella Mascarpone Frosting and Callebaut Crispearls + GIVEAWAY!

May 12, 2011
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I remember the first time I read about Nutella Fudge Brownies: a 4-ingredient recipe that caused quite a stir on the web. They were baked, eaten, photographed and Tweeted for weeks. That’s how I first “met” Abby Dodge and have been following her on Twitter ever since. She published this amazing book called “Desserts 4 […]

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Match made in heaven: Chocolate & Wine.

May 10, 2011
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The fine people of Nazario Rizek [who recently launched a new line of gourmet chocolate bars] and El Catador teamed up to offer a FREE [don’t you love free stuff?] chocolate + wine tasting today. We had Massimiliano Wax representing Rizek cacao and my favorite sommelier Thomas Sartori who is my wine teacher as well. […]

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Delicious Links!

May 2, 2011
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Happy Monday, my friends! We are welcoming May and it’s a very special month for two reasons: We celebrate Mother’s Day [here in the Dominican Republic is celebrated on the last Sunday in May] and it’s my birthday month! This morning I found out it’s Mardi’s birthday on the 12th so make sure to congratulate […]

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