Dark Chocolate Peppermint Patties


Fresh mint and dark chocolate–flavor combinations don’t get much better than that. Tonight for the Super Bowl, I celebrated with¬†Ruth Reichl‘s fabulous recipe for Dark Chocolate Peppermint Patties from the Gourmet Today Cookbook. If you haven’t tried one of Ruth’s recipes, you are missing out. ¬†(look at me…talking like I know the woman. Well, I […]

Comfort My Tailgate with Bouchons and Rum


While I enjoy simple recipes, every now and then I look for a challenge in my kitchen. Normally, I tackle challenging recipes when they involve chocolate. Add a splash of rum to the picture and a few dark cherries, and I cannot resist. Most of the recipe I’ll tell you about today comes from the […]