Chocolate Bliss

• 09 March 2008

A serious chocolate craving kicked in Friday night. I decided to make this cake with this glaze (substituted half n half for heavy cream). After the glaze set I cut the cake into wedges and wrapped them up in these. Love this recipe...easy and really really good. Make sure you use a high quality cocoa though for best results--a Dutch cocoa like Vanhouten is ideal.

I had so much fun making and delivering the little packages I forgot to take a picture of my own version but here is a picture of what I was aiming for as I put my own together. Mine was close but I admit, I changed a few things. I used a thin satin ribbon instead of twine and I made a circular scalloped tag out of some extra card stock. Also, I used white parchment paper instead of the kraft brown wax paper you see pictured below because I had it on hand. I had so much fun putting these little packages all together!


11 comments:

  1. Those could be the cutest little things I've seen in a long time! I think I need to make some.

    ReplyDelete
  2. Man, I wish I lived near you Stephanie. I was having a major chocolate craving on Friday!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Deeeelicious- however, you are way too health conscious. I would have used the heavy cream :-)

    ReplyDelete
  4. i wish i lived near you too! YUM!

    J :)

    ReplyDelete
  5. Martha is amazing ... what beautiful little packages. I'm sure yours looked equally lovely and only wish I lived closer - lol.

    ReplyDelete
  6. This post is so great!!! First, because I crave chocolate daily and second because we bake a lot and are always in need of a beautiful way to shower our neighbors! Practical and lovely, thank you!

    ReplyDelete
  7. We were so lucky to be on the receiving end of this devine cake. All I can say is yummy. Thanks so much for dinner Steph. It was all delicious.

    ReplyDelete
  8. I think you should make this your next giveaway:)mmmyummy

    ReplyDelete
  9. I just can't get over these treats you give away... so thoughtful and adorable. How do you manage to make it, create treat packaging, and deliver them??

    ReplyDelete

Thanks so much for taking the time to drop a line. I really appreciate it!

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
 

stephmodo © All rights reserved · Theme by Blog Milk · Blogger