Category: Recipes

Sep 14

Chocolate: A True American Tradition

You’ve probably heard the saying, “As American as baseball, mom and apple pie.” Well, the original author of that famous phrase left something out. Chocolate is all-American too. So as you celebrate the holidays over a meal with friends and family this year, take a moment to consider how chocolate has helped to shape the …

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Aug 23

Cookie Dough Truffles

The truffle has come a long way since the 1920s. Legend says it was created by a pot of hot cream accidentally poured into a bowl of chocolate chunks. This delicious chocolate and cream mixture, known as ganache, formed the centre of the original cocoa encrusted chocolate truffle. Today, a variety of tasty truffle fillings …

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Aug 23

Chocolate Cinnamon Cha-Cha Smoothie

Blend banana and protein-rich soy milk to give this smoothie an extra nutrition boost, while satisfying those undeniable chocolate cravings. And then, add cinnamon for a unique and sensational spin. Additional recipes can be found at www.sogoodbeverage.com. Chocolate Cinnamon Cha-Cha Smoothie Makes 2 to 3 servings Ingredients: 2 cups (500 ml) So Good Chocolate Supreme …

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Aug 23

Choco Almond Granita

Looking for an easy summer dessert to help beat the heat? The combination of chocolate and almond in this granita is a refreshing change from traditional ice cream flavours, and will leave any chocolate lover wanting more. Additional recipes can be found at www.almond-fresh.com. Choco Almond Granita Makes 6 servings Ingredients: 3 cups (750 ml) Almond …

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Nov 22

Quick and easy Raspberry Coulis with Molten Lava Truffle Cakes

(NC) — Raspberry coulis is an easy way to pretty up freshly baked molten lava cakes for company. Don’t drain the raspberries- you want all that raspberry juice in the sauce. You can use frozen strawberries if you prefer strawberry coulis. Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 9 minutes Stand time: 5 minutes Ingredients 2 …

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Oct 20

Easy and Elegant Holiday Chocolates

Want to take an impressive dessert to your next holiday party? Chocolate is a contender but, combine chocolate and hazelnuts and you have a champion. Elegant and delicious Hazelnut Butter Cups will dazzle the crowd. Looking for easy gift ideas for friends, neighbors and co-workers? A selection of Hazelnut Butter Cups in dark and white …

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