Depression Chocolate Cake

Ingredients: 3 cups flour (Either spelt or unbleached all-purpose or a combination of both) 2 cups of organic cane sugar 1 tsp sea salt 6 Tbs cocoa powder 2 tsp aluminum-free baking soda 1/2 tsp ground ginger 12 Tbs (3/4 cup) coconut oil, melted and cooled 2 tsp pure vanilla extract 1 Tbs coffee (freshly …

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Homemade Chocolate Eclairs

Ingredients: For the Choux Pastry 250 ml (1 cup + 2 tsp) water 70 grams (5 tbsp) butter 150 grams (1 cup) all-purpose flour 4 eggs 1/8 tsp salt For the pastry cream 350 ml (1 1/2 cup) cold milk 30 grams (3 3/4 tbsp) corn starch 100 grams (1/2 cup) sugar 75 grams (1/3 …

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Chocolate Craving Cake

Ingredients: For the cake: 1 cup flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 large egg 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 cup whole milk 1/4 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup coffee or boiling water For the frosting: 1/2 cup sour cream 1 …

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Grandma’s Chocolate Cream Pie

Ingredients: 1 (9 inch) pie crust, baked 3 egg yolks, beaten 1 ½ cups white sugar 3 tablespoons cornstarch ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder ½ teaspoon salt 3 cups milk 1 tablespoon butter 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup frozen whipped topping, thawed Directions: In a large mixing bowl, cream together egg yolks and …

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White Chocolate Blueberry Lasagna

Ingredients: For the Crust: 36 Golden Oreo cookies ( whole cookies with filling ) 6 tablespoon unsalted butter-melted Cream Cheese Layer: 1/2 cup unsalted butter-softened 1 cup powdered sugar 8 oz. cream cheese-softened 1 ¼ cup Cool Whip 1 to 1 ½ cup blueberries fresh or thawed (I used 1 ¼ cup frozen wild blueberries) …

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French Silk Chocolate Pie

This chocolate pie has been on my “to make” list for quite some time. Every single time I would put it on my weekend list of things to make something got in the way. The process of making the dough was what was holding me back since there is some chilling time involved. It is …

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Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake

My grandma grew up in the era of the Great Depression, and therefore was always very frugal and loved to save and reuse anything that was worth keeping. She would save pieces of foil to use again, our Sunday dinner leftovers were always send home in old sherbet or Cool-Whip containers, and once she even tried to …

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Chocolate Mint Squares

The perfect holiday combination, chocolate, and mint. These brownies are rich but super delicious. Imagine a moist brownie, covered with a sugary, mint frosting, and topped off with a chocolate glaze. My grandma makes these yummy brownies for many of our family events and they always disappear. I made these for salad bar this month …

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