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Chocolate Cake with Peanut Butter Filling & Nutella Buttercream

I was tasked with making a sweet sixteen birthday cake for my cousin. I asked what flavors he liked, and was told, “chocolate, peanut butter, and Nutella.” Fortunately, that’s a match made in heaven already, so it was just a … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Whole Wheat Chocolate Breakfast Muffins

The thought of a chocolate muffin for breakfast doesn’t scream healthy, but sometimes you just want something sweet and indulgent to eat with coffee or tea. I think this chocolate muffin definitely serves up decadence and chocolaty goodness while still … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Dark Chocolate Brownies

These brownies are quick and easy for when you need your chocolate fix and don’t want to deal with melting butter and chocolate chips over a double boiler. The dark cocoa powder and heaps of vanilla extract give them a … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Super Fluffy Frosting

I love buttercream, but lately have been craving something different on my cupcakes. Buttercream is delicious but also extremely heavy and to achieve tons of volume with the frosting you have to pipe a lot, making it even heavier! My … Continue reading

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Guinness Chocolate Cupcakes with Baileys Buttercream

Stout cupcakes are one of my favorite ways of dressing up a regular chocolate cupcake. The Guinness creates a very deep, complex flavor with the chocolate. In keeping it Irish (these were for St. Patrick’s Day, but good any time … Continue reading

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Whole Wheat & Flax Chocolate Chip Cookies

Whole wheat and flax seeds gives these chocolate chip cookies a deeper, earthier flavor than regular cookies. The flax seeds give a pleasant little crunch and accompany the chocolate chips perfectly. The health benefits of flax seeds are best achieved … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cupcakes with Chocolate Buttercream & White Chocolate Shavings

I love the idea of combining vanilla and chocolate but wanted to be a little more complex than a vanilla cupcake with chocolate frosting. This vanilla cupcake has a dense crumb texture and chocolate chips throughout, with a rich chocolate … Continue reading

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