Author: Marie Avila

Strawberry Chocolate Shortcakes
Desserts

Strawberry Chocolate Shortcakes

Chocolate and strawberry — they just go together. This delicious twist on your typical strawberry shortcake is about to become your new favorite dessert.   Ingredients   4 cups of sliced strawberries 1/4 cup of sugar 1 2/3 cups of all-purpose flour 1/3 cup of unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 cup of sugar 1 tablespoon of baking […]

Chocolate Almond Torte
Desserts

Chocolate Almond Torte

Sweet chocolate and almonds combine to create this indulgent and completely delectable dessert. 4 oz(1/2 cup) of unsalted butter, cut into pieces plus more softened for the pan 6 oz. of bittersweet chocolate (60% to 70% cacao), coarsely chopped 1-1/2 cups of Marcona almonds 3/4 cup of granulated sugar 2 […]

Bacon & Arugula Cavatelli
Entrees

Bacon & Arugula Cavatelli

A bacon recipe that isn’t drenched in fat? Score! This delicious recipe for Cavatelli with bacon and arugula is ideal for a quick meal for date night or a girls night in. Ingredients 1/4 pound(s) of sliced bacon, cut crosswise into 1/2-inch strips 1 onion, chopped 1 3/4 cup(s) of canned crushed […]

Bread Pudding & Fruit Compote
Desserts

Bread Pudding & Fruit Compote

A decadent bread pudding topped with fruit compote is the perfect alternative to a pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving. If you’re really feeling daring, heat it up in the microwave and throw a scoop of vanilla or spiced rum icecream into the mix. Ingredients 4 tablespoons of unsalted butter, cut into small […]