Dark Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cookies

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and while I don’t buy into the commercial day for love, it’s still a great excuse to make up something special for the lover in your life. Any excuse that involves having a special moment with your special someone is a good enough excuse for me. And especially…

Peppermint Buttercrunch from Food & Wine

After drooling over ┬áthe holiday edition of Food & Wine magazine, I had to try out some of the sweets presented in the “Presents from the Pastry Shop.” The Peppermint Buttercrunch intrigued me because it was a play on peppermint bark but with the addition of adding a toffee to the layers. Not to mention…