Our Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe- Food Gypsy

Our Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

November 23, 2015 | 8 Comments

This is Our Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe, tried and true, it never fails.  It has the perfect spread and it’s easily adjustable for how you like you cookies – from crisp to soft and...

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Reese's Chocolate Pizza - Food Gypsy

Reese’s Chocolate Pizza

November 4, 2015 | 4 Comments

Have you tried the new Reese Spreads?  Oh My God, it’s my new addiction, chocolate and peanut butter – in a jar!  In honor of National Candy Day (no really, it’s a thing) we dug...

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Rocky Road Fudge Cake - Food Gypsy

Rocky Road Fudge Cake – Irresistible

July 17, 2015 | 9 Comments

What to make next time the kids are clamouring for sweets?  Rocky Road Fudge Cake, it’s completely irresistible. A rich fudgy chocolate cake topped with chocolate icing, marshmallows, dry roasted peanuts and, yup, you guessed...

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Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie

April 28, 2015 | 1 Comments

The Groovy Momma Black Forest Smoothie; gluten-free, sugar-free, vegan and raw.  Just measure and blend.  Perfect as you run out the door or as a Mother’s Day breakfast idea from the kids – with love. Mother’s...

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Chocolate Torte Au Naturel - Food Gypsy

Chocolate Torte Au Naturel

April 22, 2015 | 15 Comments

Chocolate Torte Au Naturel a cake so naked it’s gluten free and made with 100% organic, fair trade chocolate, sugar and coffee.  Hell, even the butter is organic! Happy Earth Day from the Gypsy Kitchen,...

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Hot Chocolate Syrup - Food Gypsy

Hot Chocolate Syrup

December 30, 2014 | 1 Comments

This Hot Chocolate Syrup is my secret weapon against winter.  It will warm you to the core on a cold winter day and make kids (of all ages) beg for more.   First and foremost,...

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Red Velvet Waffles with Cream Cheese Drizzle

February 5, 2014 | 3 Comments

Rich and decadent, what could be better for a sexy Valentine’s brunch than Red Velvet Waffles with Cream Cheese Drizzle?!  OK, besides straight chocolate… I love the colour and texture of red velvet cake and...

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Nutella Crackle Cookies - Food Gypsy

Nutella Crackle Cookies – Git Yer’ Chocolate On

September 23, 2013 | 2 Comments

Deliciously chocolaty and terribly addictive Nutella Crackle Cookies are crisp on the outside and soft and chewy on the inside.  I apologize in advance for causing you to sneak into the kitchen under the cover...

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Chocolate: From Concept to Competition

March 9, 2013 | 1 Comments

Over the last month an idea became edible art, as two Chefs were let loose to experiment and play as they prepared for the Carefor Chocolate Competition, held last Saturday in Ottawa.   The Chef in my...

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The scent of chocolate was overwhelming as they threw open the doors to the ticket buying public at the 9th Annual Carefor Chocolate Competition in Ottawa’s Centurion Centre on Saturday.  Competitors brought their best game, judges brought their discerning palates and guests brought unbridled...

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Chocolate – Chemical Happiness

February 13, 2013 | 3 Comments

There’s a reason we gift chocolate at Valentine’s Day.  Besides being one of nature’s most perfect foods, from a chemical perspective, a new study finds that chocolate and some of our other favorite flavours, have structural similarities...

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Mom's Chocolate Pudding Cake - Food Gypsy

Mom’s Chocolate Pudding Cake

October 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

This is a recipe I've tweaked and tinkered with a dozen times in attempts to make it super fancy, to no avail. Sometimes it's best to stick with the original recipe, however humble, such...

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