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Andouille Pimiento Mac and Cheese

The creamy pimiento cheese reminded me of the flavors I've always loved, and the garlicky sausage bits added a nice snap to each bite. I look forward to making this again, wearing a blanket scarf, and drinking apple cider. #hellofall The post ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Sep 13, 2016 |  Original Post

Zesty Salami Pasta Salad

I've combined some of my favorite things (pasta, cured meat, mayo, spice) for a not-your-run-of-the-mill pasta salad, guaranteed to be a hit at your next BBQ or summer party or weekend breakfast (no judging). The post Zesty Salami Pasta Salad ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Jun 13, 2016 |  Original Post

Dulce de Leche Popcorn

This is like caramel popcorn but 10,000 times better. There's freshly popped popcorn, sweet and creamy dulce de leche, walnuts, cashews, chocolate toffee bites, all finished with a sprinkling of flaky sea salt. Waaaayyyyy better than any standard ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Feb 29, 2016 |  Original Post

Hosting a Party? Make These Crowd-Pleasing Recipes

If you're hosting a viewing party for the Superbowl or the Oscars, or just having a few friends over, I have a few recipes that are certified crowd-pleasers. The post Hosting a Party? Make These Crowd-Pleasing Recipes appeared first on Confessions ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Feb 01, 2016 |  Original Post

5 Easy Memorial Day Desserts

I have a quick round-up of easy dessert recipes today - all of them are fool proof and simple to make, you can prepare them a day or two in advance, and I promise you that they're all crowd-pleasers. Whip one (or all) of these up for the upcoming ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: May 18, 2015 |  Original Post

Mushroom Ricotta Tart with Truffle Oil

There I was, sprawled on the floor in my sweaty running clothes, eating a slice of fancy mushroom pizza. In another life, I would've wrinkle my nose at my unshowered self, I would've said no to eating pizza for breakfast or post work-out, I would've ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Dec 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Mushroom Ricotta Tart with Truffle Oil

There I was, sprawled on the floor in my sweaty running clothes, eating a slice of fancy mushroom pizza. In another life, I would've wrinkle my nose at my unshowered self, I would've said no to eating pizza for breakfast or post work-out, I would've ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Dec 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Avocado and Crab Crostini

Golden crostini rounds, creamy mashed avocado, and buttery lemony crab meat. I'll totally get if you become fixated on this, too! (By you I mean me.)The post Avocado and Crab Crostini appeared first on Confessions of a Chocoholic.

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Sep 18, 2014 |  Original Post

Homemade Potato Salad

  We’re going on a picnic! It’s hard to believe that Labor Day is just around the corner, and summer is coming to an end. Although, living in Southern California it seems as though summer never really ends, and that’s just ...

Blog: Mama's Gotta Bake
Posted on: Aug 15, 2014 |  Original Post

Homemade Potato Salad

  We’re going on a picnic! It’s hard to believe that Labor Day is just around the corner, and summer is coming to an end. Although, living in Southern California it seems as though summer never really ends, and that’s just ...

Blog: Mama's Gotta Bake
Posted on: Aug 15, 2014 |  Original Post

5 Easy Party Appetizers

"I can make a meal out of these appetizers!" How many times have you heard someone say that? If we're friends in real life, then you probably hear it from me every time we're out for dinner. I love appetizers, especially party appetizers. I like ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: May 15, 2014 |  Original Post

Golden Beets with Smoked Trout & Dill

As a kid, I never looked twice at a beet.  Back then, they were a vegetable I was usually forced to eat, but never consumed by choice. I think a lot of it had to do with how they were prepared or maybe integrated into a dish. As a youth, no one ...

Blog: Mama's Gotta Bake
Posted on: Feb 19, 2014 |  Original Post

Golden Beets with Smoked Trout & Dill

As a kid, I never looked twice at a beet.  Back then, they were a vegetable I was usually forced to eat, but never consumed by choice. I think a lot of it had to do with how they were prepared or maybe integrated into a dish. As a youth, no one ...

Blog: Mama's Gotta Bake
Posted on: Feb 19, 2014 |  Original Post

Salted Chocolate Turtle Graham Bars

It’s February! Which means it’s almost Valentine’s Day. Which means we’re all overloading on chocolate. Do you want to make something that’s not molten chocolate cake or a red velvet brownie? Something that tastes like ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Feb 02, 2014 |  Original Post

Lindt Double Chocolate Crunch Bark

I love that each bite has so much texture and a variety of flavors: incredibly creamy milk chocolate, bittersweet dark chocolate, a subtle hazelnut flavor from the Nutella, flakes of smoky salt, and bits of crunch throughout. So far, I've made ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Dec 18, 2013 |  Original Post

Stuffed Mushrooms

I know what you're thinking. "Ooooh, stuffed mushrooms! Finally, a vegetarian appetizer! I wonder if it's healthy..." I'm sorry, sweet friend, but today is not the day for vegetarian or healthy appetizers. While I have a soft spot for those and ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Nov 24, 2013 |  Original Post

Salted Caramel Brownie Bites

Alternate titles: Rolo Brownies Bites with Espresso Salt. Easiest Salted Caramel Brownies Ever. Cake Mix Brownies with Mini Rolos. Adorable Brownies with Teeny Tiny Rolos. Lazy Girl’s Brownie Bites. These little rounds of fudgy brownies are ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Oct 25, 2013 |  Original Post

Fig & Prosciutto Crostini

This weekend my family will celebrate a most momentous occasion, that being my parent’s 60th wedding anniversary. They were of course, the Ward and June Cleaver of Havertown, Pennsylvania. (A 1960′s cultural reference only old people ...

Blog: Mama's Gotta Bake
Posted on: Oct 01, 2013 |  Original Post

Dark Chocolate Nutella Cherry Truffles

It's time. I can't believe we're almost halfway through the year, and I haven't posted a Nutella recipe yet. Dear friends, I'm sorry. It's time I make it up to you with these Dark Chocolate Nutella Cherry Truffles. These are no bake, silky, ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Jun 08, 2013 |  Original Post

Easy White Chocolate Fudge

I know I've already given you three fudge recipes in the past: Nutella Fudge with Espresso Salt, Blackberry Fudge, and Salted Peanut Butter Fudge. But this newest version is a worthy fourth. It's a ridiculously easy recipe that requires only 5 ...

Blog: Confessions of a Chocoholic
Posted on: Mar 07, 2013 |  Original Post

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