Starbucks chocolate frappe
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Starbucks Quietly Released Its Most Chocolatey, Fudge-y Frappuccino Yet

Originally posted 06/13/2016 03:47PM

Starbucks added another nostalgic summer favorite to its list of scrumptious sweet beverages—and we were one of the first in line to try it out.
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Crispy S'mores M&Ms
Courtesy M&Ms

New Crispy S’Mores M&Ms Have Arrived for Summer

Originally posted 05/20/2016 02:07PM

As if you need another reason to be excited about summer.
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FILED UNDER: Chocolate , Dessert , Food , Food News

RECIPE: Holly Peterson’s Cherry and Chocolate S’mores

Originally posted 05/16/2016 12:34PM

Holly Peterson’s Cherry and Chocolate S’mores

1 cup pitted extra-ripe cherries
2 tbsp. sugar
1 tbsp. freshly squeezed lemon juice
6 bars milk chocolate, broken in half
12 graham crackers, broken in half
12 jumbo marshmallows

1. To make the cherry compote, bring the cherries, sugar and lemon juice to a simmer in a small saucepan over medium heat until cherries look like molten lava, about 10 minutes. Let rest as you assemble the s’mores.

2. Place 1 chocolate square on each of the 12 graham cracker squares. Roast marshmallows over an open flame until blistered, about 6 minutes. Place 1 roasted marshmallow on each stack, and top with another graham cracker square, pressing gently. Smother with hot cherry compote. Best eaten on a plate.

Makes: 12
Active time: 5 minutes
Total time: 20 minutes

 
 
 

Harley Pasternak
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Celeb Trainer Harley Pasternak Clears Up Your Confusion About Healthy Foods

Originally posted 04/07/2016 03:58PM

Harley Pasternak is a celebrity trainer and nutrition expert who has worked with stars from Halle Berry and Lady Gaga to Robert Pattinson and Robert Downey Jr. He’s also a New York Times best-selling author, with titles including The Body Reset Diet and The 5-Factor Diet. His new book 5 Pounds is out now. Tweet him @harleypasternak.
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Ice Cream + Brownies = Best Milkshake of Your Life

Originally posted 04/04/2016 01:31PM

Brownie Bits Milkshake
1 cup heavy cream
2 tbsp. sugar
½ tsp. vanilla extract
1 pint vanilla ice cream
2 brownies (about 2-inch square), cut into chunks
¼ cup whole milk
3 tbsp. cold coffee
2 tbsp. chocolate syrup
Chocolate sprinkles, for garnish

1. To make whipped cream, combine heavy cream, sugar and vanilla in a stainless steel mixing bowl. Beat on high using the whisk attachment until soft peaks form. Place the bowl in freezer until you’re ready to assemble milkshakes.

2. Place ice cream, brownie pieces, milk, coffee and chocolate syrup in a blender. Blend until smooth with tiny brownie pieces visible.

3. Drizzle chocolate syrup on inside of tall glass. Pour in milkshake and top with whipped cream, crumbled brownie pieces and chocolate sprinkles.

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Smores Recipe
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This 3-Ingredient S’mores Dip Will Satisfy Your Chocolate Craving in Under 10 Minutes

Originally posted 03/30/2016 01:19PM

When it comes to having a killer week at work or acing that ridiculously difficult exam, we’re always quick to reward ourselves — whether that means splurging on all the Kylie Lip Kits or purchasing that fancy handbag you’ve had your eye on for months.
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Harley Pasternak
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Celeb Trainer Harley Pasternak: The Secret Health Perks of Coffee, Chocolate and Wine

Originally posted 03/17/2016 04:32PM

Harley Pasternak is a celebrity trainer and nutrition expert who has worked with stars from Halle Berry and Lady Gaga to Robert Pattinson and Robert Downey Jr. He’s also a New York Times best-selling author, with titles including The Body Reset Diet and The 5-Factor Diet. His new book 5 Pounds is out now. Tweet him @harleypasternak.

Three Healthy Indulgences—in Moderation

When a food or beverage you already love turns out to have health benefits, it’s like winning the lottery. Here’s my trifecta of favorite indulgences: coffee, chocolate and red wine, and some of the health benefits each offers.

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Eric Stringer/Getty; Starbucks
Courtesy Sally McKenney Quinn; Inset: Jen Woodruff

Sally’s Baking Addiction: These Whiskey Chocolate Truffles Are Perfect for St. Patrick’s Day (or Any Day)

Originally posted 03/15/2016 05:02PM

Baking enthusiast Sally McKenney Quinn is the author of the popular blog and cookbook Sally’s Baking Addiction as well as a food blogger for PEOPLE.com. Check back each month for her latest easy-to-follow recipes! You can order her new cookbook, Sally’s Candy Addiction, hereWarning: Don’t read when hungry. 

There’s no better time than now to enjoy Irish whiskey in all forms, including in dessert. St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner, so I whipped up some boozy chocolate bliss to celebrate.
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Cumberbunny
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These Benedict Cumberbatch Chocolate Easter Bunnies Are Half Amazing, Half Terrifying

Originally posted 03/04/2016 11:48AM

Last Easter, a very skilled chocolatier created a life-size, edible Benedict Cumberbatch statue  — The Chocobatch, if you will — much to the delight and joy of dessert lovers and Cumberbabes everywhere.

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