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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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Double Mint Chocolate Cupcakes

Mint and chocolate are a wonderful match for any occasion. These cupcakes are the easiest to make, ultra moist, and have the perfect amount of mint to really accent the chocolate. I recommend using Hershey special dark cocoa powder for … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate-Nutella Lava Cakes

This Nutella lava cake has the perfect balance of dark chocolate and sweetness. The Nutella serves as a smooth, sweet base, then the addition of bittersweet chocolate adds a dark edge that makes this cake luxurious. The recipe is fast … Continue reading

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Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Orange Buttercream

Dark chocolate and orange are a match made in heaven. I’m bringing back the same cake recipe from the raspberry cupcakes since it has a deep chocolaty flavor that will pair well with the orange buttercream. The buttercream recipe is … Continue reading

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German Chocolate Stout Cupcakes

The Guinness in these cupcakes provides a deliciously deep chocolaty accompaniment to the sweetness of the pecan-coconut frosting. In my family we love the frosting so much I decided to use it as a filling too, but that’s optional. You’ll … Continue reading

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Raspberry-Filled Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Raspberry Truffles

These cupcakes have the perfect combination of richness, tartness, and sweetness. Even the raspberry truffles on top add a special element that is visually impressive and very tasty! Ingredients: For the cupcakes: 3 cups white sugar 2½ cups all-purpose flour … Continue reading

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