Tagged: ‘bittersweet chocolate chips’

Chocolate Chip Cookie-Cake Heart

This chocolate chip cookie-cake heart is the handiwork of my friend and incredibly versatile cook Jacquie McMahan. Jacquie’s daughter-in-law fell in love with a cookie-cake with her name written on it available by mail order from a bakery in San…

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Chocolate Cake of the Month: Italian Cassata

Smack dab in the middle of the end of summer heat, you’re asked to make the dessert for a grand occasion sit-down dinner. Then there’s a dessert for the family picnic. Old friends drop in at 3 p.m. and they’re staying for dinner. So, what can you prepare and serve, yet never turn on the oven? A host of beautiful, well-presented desserts that start with store-bought pound cake. The best of which is a Cassata Siciliana.

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