13 Ice Cream Sandwiches with a Twist ūüć¶

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Nothing perks up a blistering hot day like a cold, creamy helping of your favorite ice cream.

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Add a couple of cookies and some sprinkles, and you’ve got yourself the perfect summer treat.¬†

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But what happens if you’re fresh out of cookies?

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No problem. Check out these alternative ingredients, creating some unique takes on the classic ice cream sandwich.

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13 Ice Cream Sandwiches with a New Twist

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Let me know in the comment section which ones are your favorites!

 

Chocolate Profiteroles

Recipe here by Cooking NYTimes

Chocolate Dipped Doughnut Sandwiches

Recipe here Taste Spotting

Cinnamon Roll Ice Cream Sandwiches

Recipe here by Sugar Hero

Chocolate Dipped Graham Cracker Ice Cream S’mores

Recipe here by Love and Olive Oil

Chocolate Dipped ‘Churros’

Recipe here by Hola Jalepeno

Ice Cream Whoopie Pies

Recipe here by Good Food Stories

Chocolate Strawberry Ice Cream Macarons

Recipe here by Barbara Bakes

Chocolate Fudge Brownie Sandwiches

Recipe here by Country Cleaver

Rice Crispy Cookie Dough Ice Cream Sandwiches

Recipe here by The Gunny Sack

Caramel Peanut Butter Fudge Pretzel Sandwiches

Recipe here by Half Baked Harvest

Nutella Pizzelle Sandwiches

Recipe here by My Boys and Their Toys


 

Heath Bar Blondies

Recipe here by Real Simple

Chocolate Waffle Raspberry Sandwiches

Recipe here by Dessert for Two

13 Chocolate and Peach Recipes ūüćĎ

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 I think you’d agree that some fruits just naturally pair well with chocolate. 

Such as….

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Chocolate and bananas?

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How about….

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Chocolate and strawberries?

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But, what about chocolate and peaches?

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Granted, peaches are not the most common fruit found in chocolate desserts. Actually, the combination might even sound a bit odd. But maybe we just havent given the humble peach a proper chance to shine. 

Still skeptical?

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I’ve researched the most appetizing chocolate and peach recipes on the internet. Let me know which ones you’d be willing to try.


And if you’re ready to start baking, check out this tip:

See how to peel a peach perfectly without a knife here.


13 Chocolate and Peach DessertsūüćĎ

Dark Chocolate, Carmelized Peach, Marscarpone Grilled Cheese

Recipe here by How Sweet It Is

 

Carmelized Peach Chocolate Dutch Baby

Recipe here by Chocolate and Connie

Chocolate Ginger Peach Icebox Cake

Recipe here by Serious Eats

Peach Pavlova

Recipe here by Home Cooking Adventure

Chocolate Peach Shortcakes

Recipe here by A Couple Cooks

Chocolate Chip Peach Cake with Coffee Frosting

Recipe here by The Pancake Princess

Chocolate Chip Peach Walnut Cookies

Recipe here by Can’t Stay Out of the Kitchen

Chocolate Peach Tart

Recipe here by You.co

White Chocolate Peach S’mores with Ginger Grahams

Recipe here by Peanut Butter and Julie

Chocolate Peach Pancakes

Recipe here by Healthy Little Cooks

Peach and Brown Sugar Scones with White Chocolate

Recipe here by Sweet Peas and Saffron

 

Chili Chocolate Pudding with Grilled Peaches

Recipe here by Playful Cooking

Southern White Chocolate Peach & Pecan Pizza

Recipe here by A Lovely Place to Land

13 Chocolate Walnut Recipes

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What if I told you that it was National Walnut Day?

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and I had lots of Walnut Recipes?

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CHOCOLATE walnut recipes?

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Admittedly, walnuts are not on the top of my Favored Nut List. So, when I discovered that it was National Walnut Day, I was on the search for recipes that would change my mind. The desserts I found, did not disappoint. Turns out, the walnut is quite a versatile ingredient, pairing well with many flavors, and offering a wide variety of textures.


Are you a fan of walnuts? If so, what’s your favorite way to enjoy them?


13 Chocolate Walnut Desserts

Chocolate Walnut Meringue Cake with Dulce de Leche Buttercream

Recipe here by Let the Baking Begin


Chocolate Banana Cake with Maple Glazed Walnuts

Recipe here by My New Roots

Salted Chocolate Walnut Tart

Recipe here by SBS

Walnut Fudge

Recipe here by Once Upon a Chef

Chocolate Cherry Walnut Torte

Recipe here by Thrive Market

Kentucky Bourbon Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookies

Recipe here by Craving 4 More

Coffee Cake with Chocolate Walnut Streusal

Recipe here by Bon Appetit 

Chocolate Orange Brownies

Recipe here by The Peach Kitchen

Chocolate Walnut Cinamon Rolls

Recipe here by The Little Epicurean

Chocolate Dipped Cherry Apricot Walnut Biscotti

Recipe here by Periodic Table

Chocolate Walnut Strudel

Recipe here by Vegan in the Freezer

Kenucky Derby Chocolate Walnut Pie

Recipe here by Spicy Southern Kitchen

Pear Chocolate Walnut Crumble

Recipe here by The Brick Kitchen

13 Irresistible Chocolate Raspberry Desserts Perfect for Spring & Summer

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It’s that time of year, when the Easter bunny has come and gone, and summer is peeking around the corner.

 

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Around these parts, the heat is already breaking through chilly mornings, gardens are blooming with color, and sweet ripened berries are begging to be baked into scrumptious spring treats.

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13 Chocolate Raspberry Confections

Chocolate Raspberry Bavarian Torte

Recipe here by Sprinkle Bakes

Chocolate Raspberry Charlotte Royale Bombe Glacee

Recipe here by Cherry Teacakes 

 

Chocolate Ravioli with Cannoli Filling & Raspberry Sauce 

Recipe here by Pasta Princess and More

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Raspberry Chocolate Tartlets 

Recipe here by Bakerita

 

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Banana Bread 

Recipe¬†here by Sally’s Baking Addiction

 

Chocolate Raspberry Torte 

Recipe here by Taste of Home

 

Chocolate Buttermilk Doughnuts with Raspberry Cream Cheese Frosting  

Recipe here by Crumbs and Chaos

 

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Sundae 

Recipe here by Life With the Crusts Cut Off

 

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Fudge Brownies 

Recipe here by Toast the Host

 

Raspberry White Chocolate Waffle Pudding 

Recipe here by Taste

Chocolate Raspberry Tart 

Recipe here by Ambrosia

 

Raspberry Oreo Mocha Cheesecake Cake with Ganache

Recipe here by Recipe Rebel

 

Raspberry and Chocolate Ripple Semifreddo  

Recipe here by Bakers Royale

 

What’s your all time favorite Berry Dessert?

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13 Chocolate Mocha Recipes

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Some things are just better with coffee…

Mornings,

Doughnuts,

Research papers,

and, ah yes, chocolate.

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13 Chocolate Mocha Recipes…that happen to go great with a cup of coffee.


Mocha Chocolate Raspberry Swiss Cake Roll  

Recipe here by Cake Whiz

Frozen Mocha Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache 

Recipe here by Bon Appetit 

 

Chocolate Espresso Cookies 

Recipe here by Partial Ingredients

 

Mocha Toffee Chocolate Cupcakes 

Recipe here by Inside Bru Crew Life

 

Bailey’s Chocolate Espresso Whoopie Pies 

Recipe here by If You a Give a Blonde a Kitchen

 

Triple Chocolate Mocha Brownies 

Recipe here by Wonky Wonderful 

 

Caffe Mocha Creme Brulee Chocolate 

Recipe here by Diethood 

Mocha Chip Chocolate Biscotti 

Recipe here by All Day I Dream About Food

Mocha Profiteroles with Espresso Ice Cream & Caramelized Cocoa Nibs

Recipe here by the Brick Kitchen

Espresso Macarons with Salted Dark Chocolate Buttercream

Recipe here by Kitchenhooradventures 

 

Mocha Coffee Cake 

Recipe here by My Baking Addiction 

Chocolate Mocha Almond Fudge Ice Cream 

Recipe here by First Year Blog

White Chocolate Mocha Peppermint Cookies 

Recipe here by Top with Cinnamon

 

13 Chocolate Coconut Recipes Inspired by the Samoa Girl Scout Cookie

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Every year the package arrives. Those famous Girl Scout cookies.

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While I’m no snob to the wondrous Thin Mint, sometimes (meaning often), I crave that chocolate caramel toasted coconut goodness that’s wrapped up perfectly in the Samoa cookie.

 

Once in the house, that’s all I can think about. (Yes, I’m ill that way.)

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Five minutes later…no more cookies. ‚ėĻÔłŹ

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What’s a gal to do?¬†

Find more ways to recreate those flavors!

13 Ways to Get Your Samoa-fix All Year Long


Giant Samoa Cookie

Video recipe here by Tastemade

Samoa Rice Krispy Treats

Recipe here by Jenny Evolution 

Samoa Doughnuts

Recipe here by PaleoOMG

Samoa Pretzels

Recipe here by Twigg Studios

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Samoa Bundt Chocolate Cake 

Recipe here by Betsy Life

Samoa Milkshake

Recipe here by House of Yumm

Samoa Brownies

Recipe here by Deliciously Yum

Samoa Ice Cream Cake

Recipe¬†here by Mariah’s Pleasing Plates

Samoa Pull-Apart Bread

Recipe here by I Wash You Dry

 

Samoa Cookie Pie

Recipe here by Averie Cooks

Crockpot Coconut Hot Chocolate 

Recipe here by How Sweet It Is

Chocolate Coconut Caramal Upside Down Cake 

Recipe here by Mind Over Batter

Samoa Apple Bites

Recipe here by Spoon University

What’s your favorite Girl Scout cookie flavor?

13 Easter Desserts to Make with Mini Chocolate Eggs

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How do you like your eggs?

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Chocolate!

 

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13 Recipes to Make with Chocolate Mini Eggs


Chocolate Cake with Malt Frosting  

Recipe here by Glorious Treats

Malted Milk Chocolate Brownies

Recipe here by Sugar Hero

Easter Brownies

Recipe here by Heather Christo

Chewy Robin Egg White Chocolate Chip Cookies 

Recipe here by The Crepes of Wrath

Easter Thumbprint Cookies

Recipe here by A Bowl of Mush

Reese White Chocolate Robin Egg Popcorn

Recipe here by 100 Directions

 

Cadbury Chocolate Egg Cheesecake Dip

Recipe here by A Pumpkin and a Princess

3-ingredient Mini Egg Fudge

Recipe¬†here¬†by Lord Byron’s Kitchen

Robin Egg Chocolate Easter Doughnuts 

Recipe here by The Recipe Rebel

Bird’s Nest Chocolate Cupcakes¬†¬†

Recipe here by Cooking Classy

Robin’s Egg No Churn Ice Cream

Recipe here by Delish

 

Easter Ombré Pinata Cake 

Recipe here by Taming Twins

Boston Cream Chocolate Easter Cupcakes 

Recipe here by Cup of Sugar Pinch of Salt