• Warm Chocolate Cobbler aka Chocolate Pudding Cake

    February 13, 2018DishinandDishes

      Chocolate Cobbler. Yes you heard me right. There IS such a thing…and it’s easy and delicious. Also, known by various names like Chocolate Pudding Cake and Fudgy Pudding Cake, the recipes out there are varied but pretty similar and all result in a pan of warm chocolate goodness.  Think molten lava cakes, but instead…

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  • Valentine’s Day Chocolate Recipe Ideas

    February 9, 2017DishinandDishes

      Valentine’s Day is coming!  What do you on Valentine’s Day? Do you go out and fight the restaurant craze or stay home and cook a romantic meal for you and your hunny?  We typically stay home and for those of you who do, here are some recipe ideas with chocolate dessert inspiration for your…

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  • Espresso Truffles

    February 12, 2015DishinandDishes

    Recently I visited one of my favorite baking shops (Sweet Cherry’s Bakery ) and picked up some supplies to make truffles.  Valentine’s Day is approaching so I thought I’d knock some chocolates out ahead of time! Now, you can use your imagination here – make milk chocolate or dark chocolate truffles.  Add in a flavored liquor or…

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  • Dark and White Chocolate Peppermint Bark Bites

    December 4, 2014DishinandDishes

    One day last year when we were snowed in, I scrounged around in my kitchen yesterday and created these Peppermint Bark Bites.  I also ate a bite or two. Okay, I ate several whole pieces. Don’t judge me, they were GOOD! For this recipe, you’ll need one bag each of dark chocolate chips and one…

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  • A Romantic Giveaway

    March 8, 2013DishinandDishes

    Today’s post involves thinking about saying thank you and a giveaway! If you’ve been like us for the past couple of months, you’ve tuned in at least a little to the numerous music and film and television awards that have been numerous, glamorous and usually, a bit quirky. It’s always fun to see what will…

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  • Molten Lava Cupcakes

    February 13, 2013DishinandDishes

    Recipe redo!  I chose to make this dessert for our Girls Night Out on Saturday.  Nothing says “Girls” better than chocolate sauce, strawberries, ice cream and a gooey-warm chocolate cake.  These would also be a fabulous dessert to make for your sweetheart on Valentine’s Day Mix up a few ingredients with your mixer, and spoon…

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  • Valentine Heart Brownies

    February 5, 2013DishinandDishes

    Valentine’s Day is almost here and I am always looking for a simple chocolate dessert recipe to serve Mr. Wonderful. Hearts made of brownies and strawberries say chocolate romance in a big way. Melt some butter and stir in some chocolate chips, add in eggs and some sugar and flour. Mix it all up and…

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  • Chocolaty Chocolate Chip Cookies

    January 13, 2013DishinandDishes

    I got this recipe from a cookie exchange years ago.  I can’t remember who brought it but it is a twist on chocolate chip cookies that will leave even the most avid chocolate lover feel warm all over due to the fact that it has double the chocolate! It is particularly cold right now in…

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  • My Favorite Candy and Studying Your Spouse

    September 26, 2009DishinandDishes

    Lindt’s Lindor Truffles.  Dark chocolate with a smooth filling. These are my favorite candies….ever! This is my favorite man. Ever. What do the two have in common? My husband, commonly referred to as Mr. Wonderful, surprised me with these last night. No big deal, Katie, you say.  Men buy candy for women all the time. Ahhhh,…

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  • Molten Chocolate Lava Cupcakes -the Perfect Dessert

    September 14, 2009DishinandDishes

    I chose to make this dessert for our Girls Night Out on Saturday.  Nothing says “Girls” better than chocolate sauce, strawberries, ice cream and a gooey-warm chocolate cake. These ingredients harmonize together like the best of friends, and complimented a gathering of women sure to become the best of friends as well. These cakes are…

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