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Tag: chocolate

Kirsch Schwarzwälder Torte (Black Forest Cake)

1 2/3 cups all-purpose flour 2/3 cup cocoa powder 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup shortening 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/2 cups buttermilk Pit most of the cherries leaving about 10 for decoration on top […]

Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies

3 1/3 c flour 1/2 c Unsweetened Cocoa Powder 3/4 c dark brown sugar 3/4 tsp baking soda 1 Tbl cinnamon 1 Tbl ground ginger 3/4 tsp ground cloves 1/2 tsp salt 1 tsp orange zest 12 Tbl unsalted butter 1 egg 3/4 c molasses […]

Marble Halvah

2 cups honey 1-1/2 cups tahini, well stirred to combine 3 to 4 tablespoons chocolate syrup 1/2 c nuts Heat honey on medium heat until your candy or instant-read thermometer reads 240 degrees F, or indicates the “soft ball” stage of candy making. To confirm […]