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Brown Butter Dark/White Chocolate Chunk Cookies

The cookie monsters are back!

And this is very true, considering the time a batch of cookies lasted in our home: 3 days. 2 people.

Testament to how awesome they were!


This was the first time I tried browning the butter. I was always thinking that it cannot make such a big difference. Boy, was I wrong!

It definitely makes a difference! The taste and smell are incredible!


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Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

Time for dessert! Or breakfast 🙂

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Serving today: Chocolate chip banana muffins! There’s no denial chocolate is to banana what a glove is to a hand. Perfect combination!

And those muffins are fluffy and delicious!

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And really, very simple to bake!

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Walnut Chocolate Pie

What do you do when you have a bucket full of walnuts and no plans to just eat them?

You make a pie.

A very easy, very decadent pie, with great walnut and chocolate taste.

Did I mention it is soaked in syrup? Yes. It. Is.

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Chocolate Whoopie Pies with Caramel Cream Filling

It seems (and probably is) like ages since my previous post, but we had a loooong (one “o” per day-off) weekend and we visited family in Switzerland. 🙂

But as I said in the previous post, we have whoopie pies today!

I only tried whoopie pies for the first time this year and I fell in love. This dessert has everything I like: you bite into soft cookie to reach a thick creamy frosting. Swoon.

Also, for the first time, I made caramel all by myself!

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Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread (or Cake)

Do you like banana?

I don’t. Unless it’s an ice cream flavor or in THIS cake!

Quoting: “This is the best dessert you’ve ever made and one of the best I’ve ever tried!”, Pan (husband).

This is my first banana bread and I was impressed! Mashed banana can do miracles for the softness and moistness of a cake.

And melting chocolate chunks can do miracles for, well, everything!

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