13 Chocolate and Orange Recipes ūüćä

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When we think of chocolate desserts with fruit, we often think of strawberries, raspberries, and bananas. Citrus? Not so much. But, why not?

Let’s take a look at Oranges. They’re the perfect summer fruit. A little sweet, a little sour, capable of waking up your senses one at a time.

 

The smell,

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The feel,

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The taste.

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There’s nothing more refreshing on a hot summer day. 

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Now take that tart, juicy masterpiece, and blend it with decadent chocolate. 

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The results? Nothing short of magic.

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13 Chocolate and Orange Recipes 

to Celebrate your Tastebuds


Baked Dark Chocolate Mousse with Orange Curd

Recipe here by Follow the Fork


 

Chocolate Orange Twists

Recipe here by Lazy Cat Kitchen

Nigella’s Flourless Chocolate Orange Cake

Recipe here by Neighbor Food

Dark Chocolate Orange Ice Cream

Recipe here by Barefeet in the Kitchen

Chocolate Orange Cheesecake

Recipe here by Shades of Cinnamon

Orange Chocolate Brioche Rolls

Recipe here by A Cookie Named Desire

Dark Chocolate, Almond & Orange Lace Cookies

Recipe here by My Jerusalem Kitchen

Chocolate Orange Pistachio Bark

Recipe here by This Mama Cooks

Chocolate Cinnamon Orange Pots de Creme

Recipe here by The Fed Up Foodie

Chocolate Orange Macarons

Recipe here by Steph in Thyme

Chocolate Orange Brownies

Recipe here by Eat Cake For Dinner

Chocolate Orange Checkerboard Cake

Recipe here by Lucy and the Runaways

Chocolate Orange Pudding with Grand Marnier

Recipe here by The Globe and Mail

 Are you a fan of Orange and Chocolate? If so, which recipe would you most like to try?

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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

You’ve Never Had Twinkies Like These Before

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Fan of the Twinkie?

 

Then you’re going to Love these sophisticated Twinkie recipes.

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Espresso Twinkies 

Recipe here by Cooking NY Times

 

Twinkie Tiramisu 

Recipe here by The Domestic Rebel


Twinkie Bread Pudding

Recipe here by Fox8



Fried Bourbon Soaked Twinkies

Recipe here by Thrillest


Chocolate Twinkies with Peppermint Filling

Recipe here by Free Range Cookies

Dunk It or Dump It? Chocolate Covered Potato Chips

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Hello Chocolate Afficianados!

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It’s time for WOULD-YOU-EAT-IT-WEDNESDAY?

 

The objective is simple.¬†I bring an ingredient to the tasting table, and you¬†decide if it’s compatible with¬†chocolate.


Today’s ingredient…
 
Potato Chips!

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It certainly fits nicely into that salty & sweet category.

Photo by Chuao Chocolatier

 

If this sounds like a winning combination, you may want to try out these recipes. 


Chocolate Covered Potato Chip Blondies

Recipe here by I am Baker

Chocolate Tart with Potato Kettle Chip Crust

Recipe here¬†by What’s Gaby Cooking

Potato Chip Caramel Popcorn 

Recipe here by Like Mother Like Daughter 


Time to vote!

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Should Potato Chips be dipped in chocolate?

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Dunk It or Dump It?

Please vote in the comment section below!

13 Chocolate Recipes for Mint Lovers

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Who’s ready to add more greens to their diet?¬†

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If the words Grasshopper, Thin Mints, or Andes trigger hunger, these Mint Chocolate recipes are for you! 

 

13 Mint Chocolate Recipes

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Crunch Cake

Recipe here by Cake Merchant

 

Dark Chocolate Mint Chip Whoopie Pies

Recipe here by Sugar Spun Run

 

Chocolate Cupcakes with Fluffy Mint Chip Buttercream  

Recipe here by Cooking Classy

Mint Chip Brownie Ice Cream Cake

Recipe here by Baking a Moment

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Tart

Recipe here by Homemade Interest

Grasshopper Pie

Recipe here by Sugar Hero

 

Double Chocolate Mint Chip Skillet Cookie

Recipe¬†here by Sweet Anna’s

 

Thin Mint Milkshake

Recipe here by Broma Bakery

Mint Chocolate Chip Doughnuts

Recipe here by Dessert for Two

 

Mint Chocolate Oreo Brookies 

Recipe here by Averie Cooks

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Scones 

Recipe here by Created by Diane

 

Mint Chocolate Meringue

Recipe here by Daring Gourmet 

 

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Dip

Recipe here by Host the Toast

 

 

 

 

13 Chocolate Desserts Created for the Ultimate Oreo Fans

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When it’s National Oreo Day and you don’t have any cookies…

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And you can’t stop thinking about them.

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And suddenly, everything around you reminds you of the glorious cookie.

There’s no denying it, you’ve got to have them.

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You make a desperate trip to the store.

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And finally, find happiness.

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Slam. Dunk!

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(You did remember to buy an extra bag or two for baking, right?)

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13 Oreo Cookie Recipes

Homemade Oreo Ice Cream Sandwiches

Recipe here by Bite Me More

Chocolate Covered Oreo Cookie Cake

Recipe here by Delish

 

Oreo Cannoli 

Recipe here by Foodiggity 

 

Oreo Doughnut 

Recipe here by Baker by Nature

 

Oreo Cookies n Cream Swiss Roll

Recipe here by Crazy for Crust

Deep Fried Cookie Dough Oreo

Recipe here by Doughmesstic 

Cookies n Cream Oreo Ice Cream Cake

Recipe here by Life Made Sweeter

Oreo Rice Krispies

Recipe here by Shari Blogs 

 

Oreo Cookie Cobbler

Recipe here by Call Me PMC

 

Oreo Brownie Trifle

Recipe here by Baker Homemaker

Chocolate Chess Oreo Pie

Recipe here by Something Swanky

 

Oreo Popcorn

Recipe here by Pop Sugar 

 

Death by Chocolate Oreo Cupcakes  

Recipe here by Instructibles