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Cherry Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Cream Cheese Buttercream

This cake is so decadent, a little goes a long way with beyond satisfactory results. After our first indulgence of one thinly sliced piece each, we saved the rest to be devoured the next morning with vanilla cashew ice-cream. It was even better straight from the fridge with a firm fudge-like texture along with that thick creamy whipped icing, it was an adventure to be savored. The flavors of deep chocolate with bits of tart cherries bursting with each bite, coupled with a taste of sweetView full post »

Chocolate Blackberry Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Buttercream

May is here and summer is on its waaaay! Which means, here in my part of the world at least, the blackberry vines are blossoming and producing sweet abundant fruit – deliciously ripe and ready for the picking. Me and my people here didn’t waste a moment on that subject. We packed up a couple Friday mornings ago and headed straight for our local u-pick farm, and came home with a whopping 22 lbs of berries- half of which were blackberries.       My head, heart andView full post »