Month: December 2012

Mayan Truffle Cake

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cakes / candy & chocolate / desserts & sweets / In the Kitchen

In celebration that today is rather than isn’t, I am sharing a special treat to honor the Mayans. They loved chocolate as much as I. Mayan Truffle Cake for two 3/4 cup whipping cream 1/4 tsp salt 1/8 tsp nutmeg 1/4 tsp cinnamon (plus more for dusting) 1/8 tsp smoked paprika 4 oz bittersweet (70%) chocolate–melted cocoa powder for dusting Spray 2-8oz ramekins with pan spray,then line with plastic wrap. Set aside. Pour cream in […]

Honey Spiced Latte

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beverages / In the Kitchen

I mostly drink tea; but this time of year, i love a festive coffee drink that isn’t filled with syrups and sugar. Because we have honey bees, I have a nice fresh stock of honey on hand at all times. Paired with warming spices, it is a delicious additiont to a hot cup o’ joe. Honey Spiced Latte perfect for a cool day, or apris ski 1 Tbs honey dusting of cardamom dusting of cinnamon […]