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. This […]

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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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