Tag Archives: chocolate

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars \\ Sweet Laurel

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars feat. Diamond of California Heirloom Reserve Pecan I was simply elated when Diamond of California asked me to create a few recipes using their delicious California Heirloom Reserve nuts. Their high quality nuts are a baking favorite of mine, and it’s no wonder they’re a century-old producer of specialty nuts. To kick […]

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Kiss Cookies \\ Sweet Laurel

Kiss Cookies These Kiss Cookies are a fall favorite! Peanut Butter cookies are one of the ultimate classics. However, peanuts are inflammatory for many people, so this recipe keeps the chewy, nutty flavor without the nuts. Sunflower seed butter is creamier and lighter than peanut butter and the chocolate ganache center makes these absolutely heavenly! […]

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Brownie Cake \\ Sweet Laurel

Brownie Cake My brother Paul invented this cake. He’s in law school, and whenever he comes over, I make him brownies because, gasp, he’s not a cake person. Can you imagine? Anyways, as I said, he invented this cake. He suggested I pair the brownies with our classic coconut whipped cream, and this delectable cake […]

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Keto Cookies \\ Sweet Laurel

Keto Cookies Our Keto Cake has been such a hit, I decided to share another Keto-friendly recipe with you! I must confess, I am guilty of keeping this cookie dough in my fridge and snacking on it from time to time… Enter the Keto Cookie. A delicious, guilt free dessert, low carb, and sweetened with […]

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Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Cake \\ Sweet Laurel

For many, Valentine’s Day equals chocolate, right? This year, I asked Nick what he would like his ultimate Valentine’s Day treat to be. If you remember from last year’s Pink Heart Cake, you know Valentine cakes are my thing! This year Nick wanted a chocolate cake, filled with delicious fresh raspberry. And here you have it! Our […]

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