Take your passport and travel around the world on a chocolate adventure. We researched some exciting places involving chocolate in one way or the other. Here is our top 5 list of must see places for chocolate lovers. Happy travelling.
Popcorn and chocolate are two irresistible treats and both are usually consumed while watching television, sporting events or a movie. Did you know that popcorn was made even before corn was domesticated according to research? It is also believed that early American settlers consumed popcorn during breakfast as part of their cereal with milk, after learning about it from native populations. Thus, it seems only natural to combine it with dessert. We have found a delicious chocolate tart recipe which combines both.
Easter is the most important holiday in the Christian calendar, but also a holiday known for chocolate eggs and Easter Bunnies. Did you ever wonder where the traditions originated? Here is a quick summary to get you in the holiday mood.
Baileys is probably the best invention besides chocolate. We love it and like to use it in our coffee, hot chocolate or dessert. With the Easter holidays just a few weeks away, here is our tip to make your own chocolate gifts. These Bailey's Irish Cream chocolate truffles are deliciously rich and totally irresistible.
Cake pops are fun! It is a form of cake styled as a lollipop. The baking molds needed are widely available on Amazon and they come in various shapes - classic round, hearts or flowers. The ingredients of cake pops are the same as baking a traditional cake and they can be made from cakes of any flavor.
February - the month where we celebrate love. It is the perfect occasion to surprise your loved one with a homemade cake. Making your own gifts on Valentine's Day is a romantic gesture and who doesn't love a good chocolate cake? There are endless varieties of chocolate cake available from Gateau Au Chocolat, Black Forest Cake, Brownies to rich Chocolate Molton Cake. This is a basic recipe for Gateau Au Chocolat.
Trifle has it's origin in English cuisine and is referred to a dessert made with fruit, a layer of sponge cake that was soaked in Sherry and custard. Over time this classic dessert has evolved and it can be made with our without alcohol. Trifle is a delightful dessert to finish a meal and it is hard to resist this sweet temptation. Cranberries are perfect in the combination with chocolate and thus we have recently made this chocolate trifle.
Need a mood booster during the cold and gloomy winter season? Then we have the right cure for you. There is nothing better than a delicious cup of organic hot chocolate to lift your spirits. The ADORATIO Schokoladenkunst Hot Chocolate is made from real chocolate, which is shaved into fine pieces so that it melts quickly. Drinking chocolates contain cocoa butter and have a rich flavor as opposed to hot cocoa, which are made from cocoa powder after the cocoa butter is removed. Drinking chocolates are not instant like hot cocoa, but require only little preparation time.
Making a gingerbread house yourself is a fun activity for the whole family and a holiday tradition in Germany. We usually make the gingerbread house in November and then use it as decoratation till the end of December unless some Chocolate & More Delights girls decide to eat it away secretly. A gingerbread house is also a great gift. We picked an easy recipe for you and making the gingerbread house is not as difficult as it may seem. Let's get started.
Throw a Halloween party using natural ghost like decorating materials that will excite even the little ghosts and goblins. Halloween costumes and decorations are traditionally designed after non-natural figures such as vampires, ghosts, skeletons, wizards and the devil. Although Halloween is clearly not a German tradition, we have adopted this fun day in recent years. Here are five quick and easy DIY Halloween designs and patterns to use this year.