Espresso Chocolate Sauce Recipe

Chocolate-Espresso Sauce Recipe

I eat it with a spoon.I dip my biscotti in it.I drizzle it over my ice cream.I cover strawberries with it.I pour it over bananas.Really, I could drink it.Over the weekend I served it with Individual Chocolate-Coffee Mud Pies for my dad's birthday.  (We'll have that tomorrow.  Stay … [Read more...]

Flourless Chocolate Kahlúa-Espresso Decadence Cake

Chocolate-Kahlúa-Espresso-Decadence-Cake-Recipe

There are seven more chocolate recipe-planning days until Valentine's Day.Let's be honest: Valentine's Day is simply a good excuse to eat chocolate -- and for one reason and one reason only --  because it's just so good.This recipe is absolutely luscious.  I mean seriously, it's oozing with melting dark … [Read more...]

Kona Coffee Kahlúa Brownie Recipe

Kona-Coffee-Kahlúa-Brownie-Recipe

I've been pouring myself a cup of Mountain Thunder Kona coffee every morning since we returned home from Hawaii.  It's absolutely delicious.Though, I can't just drink it.  I also have to cook and bake with it, because after all, the flavor and fragrance of coffee can take both sweet and savory recipes to another … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Chocolate Recipes – 2014!

Valentines Day Chocolate 2014! | cookingontheweekends.com

What's the first thing you think of when you hear "Valentines' Day?"Is it hearts?  Red and pink?  Romance?  Sweet friendships?  Or is it chocolate?I'd love to hear your answers in the comments below the post.  (You're probably not wondering -- but if you are, for me it's chocolate.) … [Read more...]

Valentine’s Day Dessert Recipe: Mocha Truffle Bars Recipe

Valentine's Day Dessert Recipe:  Mocha Truffle Bars | http://www.cookingontheweekends.com

With Valentine's Day less than two weeks away, I've got chocolate on my mind.  (More than usual, that is.)I'm combining chocolate with coffee, and well, that's love.I could talk about how amazing this recipe is for quite a while, but you'll have to try it to find out for yourself, that this dessert might just … [Read more...]

The Best Coffee, Espresso and Mocha Recipes

Coffee, Espresso, and Mocha Dessert Recipes! | Cooking On The Weekends

I'm really in the mood for coffee this morning, which is nothing new for me.  And today I'm in the mood for the rich, deep flavors of coffee in a bunch of mouth-watering desserts -- also nothing new for me. ;-)Below are links to the delicious coffee, espresso and mocha images above.Enjoy!1. Mocha Meringues … [Read more...]

Top 10 Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes

Top 10 Gluten-Free Cookie Recipes | Cooking On The Weekends

What's a mom/chef to do when she learns that one of her children has Celiac Disease?She creates ten really delicious gluten-free cookie recipes, of course!         ~     ~     ~Let's cut right to the chase, shall we?1.  Nutella Chocolate Chip - These are almost like eating Nutella right out of the jar, … [Read more...]

Friday Flowers: Purple-Flowered Rock Rose and Iced Mocha Smoothie

Friday Flowers: Purple-Flowered Rock Rose and Iced Mocha Smoothie | Cooking On The Weekends

When I go to a breakfast or brunch in someone's home, I expect coffee will be served.  And if it's not, I regret that I haven't snuck in my coffee thermos from the car, to sip discretely while others drink their mimosas. My rule, if you will, is that if it's before noon, there should be coffee.  And frankly, if it's … [Read more...]

Meringues: Mocha, Vanilla Chocolate Chip & Double Chocolate Chip

Double Chocolate Meringues | Cooking On The Weekends

I think there's a  secret to making a meringue cookie a perfectly enjoyable treat.Of course they must be pretty and taste delicious - that is no secret!So what is the secret? Double Chocolate Chip Meringues They must, must, be one bite!  Not two, not three -- just one, pleasant pop in the mouth.  I'm known to … [Read more...]

Holiday Cookies Galore 2012

December 11-cookie grid numbered

I cook, bake, write recipes, and I share them -- all the time.  It's just what I do.  It brings me comfort.For the second year in a row, I've gathered some of my favorite cookie recipes to share during the holiday season.  Some are from Cooking On The Weekends and some are from around the web that I've had my eye … [Read more...]