chocolate

  1. Cooking Tips & Trends

    5 Best artisan chocolate makers

    Even when chocolate is bad, it's pretty good. But these five artisan chocolate vendors are making the best must-taste artisan and...
  2. Entertaining Menus & Recipes

    How to pair chocolate with beer

    Beer pairings are becoming far more popular these days, as are chocolate pairings. Why not combine these two trends with these tips...
  3. Holiday & Seasonal Recipes

    Chocolate breakfast in bed Valentine's Day menu

    Treat your special someone to a four-course breakfast-in-bed menu featuring luscious chocolate in every dish.
  4. Low Fat Recipes

    3 Easy low-fat chocolate desserts

    If you've stuck to your New Year's resolutions and are feeling (and looking) better than ever, why blow it all on one dessert on...
  5. Holiday & Seasonal Recipes

    5 Gifts under $20 for the chocolate lover

    Having chocolate-loving friends doesn’t have to be expensive! These deliciously sweet gifts won't break the bank, but will...
  6. Wellness

    The top 5 reasons to eat chocolate on Valentine's Day

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    Valentine’s Day is a day of love, but it is also a time for chocolate. Feeling guilty? You shouldn’t. Chocolate is experiencing a...
  7. Dessert Recipes

    Exploding white chocolate candy

    Impress your guests at any dinner party with this recipe for exploding white chocolate. It's such a showstopper, your friends will...
  8. Dessert Recipes

    The ultimate gift guide for chocolate lovers

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    Fine chocolates to pair with wine, coffee and tea, and other sweet-tooth goodies that will make you swoon top our list of gourmet...
  9. Dessert Recipes

    Frozen “hot” chocolate ice cubes

    Ice made from water is so 2011! Sweeten up your ice cubes with this recipe for frozen “hot” chocolate ice cubes to put in milk, iced...
  10. Holiday & Seasonal Recipes

    Chocolate raisin truffles

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    These easy truffles are filled with all the goodness of rum-soaked raisins and covered in caramelized walnuts! What better way to...
  11. Cooking Tips & Trends

    In a pickle: How to salvage overheated chocolate

    Overheated chocolate is thick, lumpy and definitely not ideal for baking (or eating!). Next time this happens, don’t throw it out....
  12. Baking

    Homemade Hostess Ding Dong recipe

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    With Hostess officially closing their doors, the days of being able to run to the store to buy a box of Ding Dongs is sadly behind...
  13. Vegan Recipes

    It's National Chocolate Week!

    Does anyone ever need an excuse to eat chocolate? I certainly don't, but I do experience a surge of chocolate inspiration during...
  14. Entertaining

    Throw a chocolate themed party

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    If you’re throwing a party, it can be difficult to find a theme that will please everyone. A chocolate-themed party is guaranteed to...
  15. Entertaining

    Tips for pairing chocolates and wine

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    Chocolate comes in many varieties much like wine. Many people can't imagine pairing chocolate with a fine wine, but the complexity...
  16. Entertaining

    5 Dark chocolate after-dinner drinks

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    Do you want a little dessert after a good meal but don't know if you can eat another bite? Dark chocolate is full of intense flavor...
  17. Entertaining

    Food and chocolate pairing menus

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    Do you know letting chocolate melt in your mouth produces brain and heart activity similar to (and sometimes stronger than)...
  18. Entertaining

    Why chocolate makes a great menu addition

    The sweet, satisfying taste of chocolate is usually delegated as an indulgent treat, but it can be an excellent addition to any...
  19. Entertaining

    Non-alcoholic drinks and chocolate pairings

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    When pairing chocolate with your favorite drink, it’s fun to mix and match flavors that complement or contrast with your beverage....
  20. Entertaining

    Best chocolates to use for after-dinner drinks

    After-dinner drinks are usually rich, sweet and creamy cocktails. Many recipes include melted chocolate or cocoa powder for...