Suzi's Blog

Chocolate Whiskey Balls from No-Bake Cookies

My wife likes whiskey. I like chocolate. And this weekend was cold, so I was energy low. And it was filled with football, so I was busy. I wanted an easy dessert and I wanted to please Suzi. Here’s just solution form No-Bake Cookies by Camilla V. Saulsbury. I’m doing a TBT cookbook review of…

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Recipe Redux: Chocolate Fudge Brownies from Brownies Blondies and Other Traybakes from Ryland Peters & Small

        Last month I post this brownie using the third picture from the top here, the picture from the book. Well, I could not let that recipe go uneaten. So the top two pictures are mine. We made, we ate, we ate more, we photographed, we ate still more, and now I…

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Chocolate Fudge Brownies from Brownies Blondies and Other Traybakes from Ryland Peters & Small

  Yesterday I posted a very positive review of Brownies, Blondies and Other Traybakes from Ryland Peters & Small. It’s the best brownie book in years. And, yes, you should try all the other yummy treats here. This is a British book, so there are some surprises here for you: jam-filled and fig-topped trays of…

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Chocolate Comfort Cake with Creamy Chocolate Frosting from Baking Style by Lisa Yockelson

Someone reminded me that I owe you this recipe, this perfectly perfect recipe from Baking Style by Lisa Yockelson. This is the ultimate combination: luxury in the chocolate cake and then this creamy, almost fudgy frosting. My mother made this style of frosting, a long time ago, and I had forgotten about it. But one…

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