Tag: chocolate

  • Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

    Lisa recently made these peanut-butter cups while we were on the Oregon Coast with the Small Clan — this is the second go-round for Lisa experimenting with peanut-butter cups, and it was a definite winner. The peanut-butter filling has the perfect texture thanks to the addition of crushed up graham crackers (!!) — I know, […]

  • Agave-Sweetened Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream

    Lisa wanted to make ice cream again, and being a huge fan of both peanut butter and agave nectar, combined this recipe from David Lebovitz with this one from Joy the Baker to create this Agave-Sweetened Chocolate Peanut Butter Ice Cream treat! Wow, was it good. Dangerously good. Pure-evil good. [donotprint] Lisa says: Hey, where’s […]

  • Free Stuff Review: Cowgirl Truffles

    One of the benefits of being a FoodBuzz Featured Publisher is the opportunity to sample new food finds. Recently we received in the mail this 1/4 box of chocolate from Cowgirl Chocolates, which included a delicious variety of truffles and caramels, ranging from ever-so-mild to holy-that’s-hot! The habañero caramel was by far the hottest treat […]

  • (Almost…) Good-For-You Chocolate-Chip Cookies

    Lisa’s been spending her free time baking lately, and today she made a huge batch of chocolate-chip cookies that also have chopped walnuts and peanut butter. We really enjoyed the light, chewy texture of these “healthy” cookies. Chris says: Yum, these are good! They’re light and chewy like the soft-baked kind — I like the […]

  • Reduced Fat Fudge Brownie Cupcakes

    Lisa made this recipe from the book Fitness Food. We didn’t have a baking pan that was the size the recipe asks for, so she used an 8×8 pan and put the remaining mix in muffin pan lined with paper cups. The recipe yielded a full 8×8 pan plus 4 cupcakes. Lisa says: Yay for […]