Top Nut Contest with Temptery: Gourmet Nut & Chocolate Gifts

Dark Chocolate covered almonds from temptery

I have this strange affliction where I love to identify ingredients that are missing from things I taste, or ingredients that should be swapped. It’s weird but true. That is why when my friend, and owner of Temptery: Gourmet Nut Continue reading

Adventures in Boston – Boston Chocolate Tour of Faneuil Hall & The North End

In mid-August, my sister came to Boston for her birthday. By now my readers know that when my sister comes to town, we always have something fabulous planned, and it usually includes a lot of food, and discovering New England. Continue reading

Did He Really Just Ask Me To Make An Amuse Bouche? Maple – Chocolate Drunken Bananas

Ryan just walked into the kitchen, where seared bananas were on the dessert menu, and asked if I could make him an amuse bouche with a granola bar. Yup. We need to stop watching cooking shows. For those of you Continue reading

The Best Chili Recipe: Beer Bacon Chocolate Chili

The best homemade chili recipe with beer bacon and chocolate

This may be one of the hardest things I have ever had to do…my Beer Bacon Chocolate Chili recipe is being exposed to the world. I literally covet this recipe. I keep it in a lock box under my bed Continue reading