Chocolate Covered Strawberries

PREP15 mins READY IN 15 mins Recipe by Kitten “This is the simplest version of chocolate covered strawberries I know. Paraffin was originally used instead of shortening. Turn the strawberries upside down and insert by the toothpicks into a piece of styrofoam for easy cooling, or simply place them on a sheet of wax paper. White chocolate may be drizzled over the milk chocolate for a fancier look. They are perfect for weddings when decorated with frosting bow ties, bells, butterflies, roses, etc.” Ingredients Original recipe makes 3 cups 16 ounces milk chocolate chips 2 tablespoons shortening 1 pound fresh strawberries with leaves Directions In a double boiler, melt … Continue reading Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Chocolate Mousse Cups Recipe

  White Chocolate Mousse (Makes about 3 cups) 8 ounces white chocolate, chopped 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 ¼ cups milk 3 large egg yolks 3 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons cornstarch 2 teaspoons gelatin powder, softened in 3 Tbsp cold water 1 cup whipping cream Chocolate Cups 8-10 mini balloons 4 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped 1 recipe White Chocolate Mouse, chilled raspberries or chocolate shavings, for garnish DIRECTIONS White Chocolate Mousse (Makes about 3 cups) 1. For the white chocolate mousse, place the white chocolate and butter in a medium bowl, with a strainer placed over it. Heat the milk … Continue reading Chocolate Mousse Cups Recipe


7 Easy Recipes to Try When You're Single ...

I don’t know about you, I want easy recipes to try when I’m single. Not to say that I don’t love watching a great food related movie (Eat, Pray, Love or Under the Tuscan Sun, to name a couple) that don’t totally transport me to somewhere my palate wants to be and instantly get inspired but sometimes simple is the way to go. Whether you’re in a rush or looking to stretch your culinary muscles, here are seven easy recipes to try when you’re single. Continue reading “7 EASY RECIPES TO TRY WHEN YOU’RE SINGLE”

15 Easy Dinner Recipes For Two To Wow Your Man

Are you ready to show off your mad cooking skills to your boyfriend with these easy dinner recipes for two?! Don’t worry if you didn’t inherit your family cooking trait, these 15 recipes are easy for both the domestic novice and the domestic goddess! The next time you have date night, treat your man to a delicious home cooked meal he’ll never forget! Here are 15 easy dinner recipes to wow your man…

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Mini Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups

Mini Spinach Lasagna Roll-Ups Ingredients 8 lasagna noodles, cooked 1 (10 ounce) package Green Giant frozen chopped spinach, thawed and well drained 1 (15 ounce) container ricotta 1/2 cup Parmesan cheese 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic 1/2 teaspoon Italian seasonings if salt and pepper, desired 1 (15 ounce) can Muir Glen organic pizza sauce 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a medium bowl combine spinach, ricotta, Parmesan cheese, egg, garlic, and Italian seasonings. Add salt and pepper if desired. Pat noodles dry with a paper towel and lay them on parchment or wax … Continue reading Mini Spinach Lasagna Roll Ups