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ganache types

How to Make the Perfect Ganache for Everything – Lessons Learned with $50 of Chocolate and a Half Gallon of Cream

Chocolate ganache is incredibly versatile. By combining just two ingredients, chocolate and heavy whipping cream, you can create cake filling, poured glaze, a spread or piped frosting, a decorative drizzle, or the base for truffles. How do two ingredients come together to make so many different things? The key is knowing the percentage of each [...]

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Chocolate Banana Pirate Ship

Super Simple Chocolate Banana Pirate Ships

Banana boats are one of my favorite camping treats.  Just slice a banana down the center, stuff it with chocolate, wrap it in foil, and throw it into the fire for a few minutes and you’ll be rewarded with ooey gooey goodness.  Making banana boats is SO easy! Today, I have reenvisioned the banana boat [...]

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Flourless Chocolate Pumpkin Pie

Flourless Chocolate Pumpkin Pie

Flourless chocolate pumpkin pie is the pumpkin pie for chocolate lovers.  It’s a traditional pumpkin pie (any pumpkin pie recipe will work) baked right on top of a layer of flourless chocolate cake.  Each bite brings you intense chocolate plus classic fall pumpkin pie goodness.  Serve it hot or serve it cold – you can’t [...]

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Cornbread Apple Cobbler

Skillet Cornbread Apple Cobbler

Brown sugar dusted apples, cornbread, and cinnamon ice cream paint a picture of fall; all that’s missing is the bluegrass band on a stage framed with crimson leaves. My skillet cornbread apple cobbler is made much like traditional cobbler, but I used big chunks of sweet cornbread instead of the typical crumb topping!  How can [...]

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Craftsy Cupcake Class

Win a Free Cupcake Class from Craftsy

I’ve been telling you about amazing Craftsy courses for almost year and this is the first time I’ve shared a cupcake class.  It’s about time.  :) Today, I get to give away a free Craftsy cupcake class with Jennifer Shea! Jennifer is the founder of Trophy Cupcakes & Party with five Seattle locations.  You guys know [...]

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Waffle Iron Baked Apples

One Minute Waffle Iron Baked Apples

Waffle iron baked apples so are fun, easy, and healthy that they could quickly become a new staple around here.  They take just one minute to make and all you need is an apple, a little sugar, and a waffle iron. The timing worked out perfectly for my discovery of waffle iron baked apples. We [...]

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