Tag Archives: chocolate

Chocolate-Avocado Mousse with Raspberries

Adore mousse but don’t do dairy or eggs? Don’t sweat it: this avocado-based dessert is easy, chocolate-y and delicious.

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Chocolate Cake

This recipe comes from Cybele Pascal’s The Allergen-Free Baker’s Handbook My sister and I made this for her birthday last week. The cake is rich, chocolatey, moist and wonderful. For the chocolate frosting we used the recipe that accompanies the cake recipe in the cookbook (Dark Chocolate Frosting). However, neither of us really liked it: […]

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Chocolate Maple Cupcakes

This recipe comes from Cybele Pascal’s Allergen-Free Baker’s Handbook. There’s no sugar in these cupcakes–just maple syrup. Making these reminded me of the part in Laura Ingalls when she and her sister eat maple syrup candy for Christmas as a treat. It really makes you think about how there are a lot of substitutes for […]

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Chocolate Zucchini “Bread”

Zucchini! The one I used in this recipe was huge (as you can see), and I didn’t even use all of it. And you guessed it: it was part of my urban farm class harvest. I’ve always loved zucchini bread/cake, even before I knew I was gluten intolerant. There must be something about the vegetable […]

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