Posts Tagged ‘Truffles’

Be My Valentine Test Nest

Sunday, February 20th, 2011
Ask my mom and best friends and they’ll tell you my least favorite holiday is Valentine’s Day. Last year however, I caught a little bit of the love spirit with my two hearts and chocolate dinners. They were fun and I enjoyed thinking of creative ways to incorporate hearts. So I decided that with V-day on a Monday it would be a perfect opportunity for a fun celebration of good food, friends and love – it was a fabulous evening. This menu was a popular one so I increased the number and had 9Read More....

Christmas Gift Bags

Sunday, January 2nd, 2011
I like to make treats every year for Christmas giveaways so I decided to really go all out this year and make quite a few different recipes, including the first time to make jam. [simpleviewer gallery_id="28" bgcolor="ffffff" gallery_width ="600" gallery_height ="600"]

Chocolate Truffles (3 Stars)

Added some orange flower water to give a little bit of flavor instead of liquor. These types of truffles are much easier to make than dipping truffleRead More....

February Hearts and Chocolate – Round 1

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010
Who can resist themes around holidays? I sure can’t, so I decided to embrace love, my heart cooking gear and an irresistible ingredient called chocolate. On February 12, I had 6 wonderful dinner guests (Tim Tanner, Gabe Jones, Martha Demos, Ben Stratford, Marie Alarcon, and Kevin Shelley) join me in eating, reviewing and ringing in the Olympic Opening Ceremonies. [simpleviewer gallery_id="3" bgcolor="ffffff" gallery_width ="600" gallery_height ="600"]

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