Low Carb Cake Balls

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Oh, for Pete's sake. I was talking on the phone and accidentally hit "send" before I was ready to publish. That's what happens when I talk to my sweet babboo and he speaks to me of things like rain. I get all happy, and then I hit "publish". Aside … [Read more...]

Mascarpone Choconutty Bites

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  This is a recipe I wanted to try and nail down because the universe requires a chewy kind of candy without the maltitol. I also wanted to use unsweetened coconut for something absolutely fabulous. It only looks like you have to swoon … [Read more...]

S’Mores Bars

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In the famous words of that lovable scamp Oliver Twist, "Please, sir; Can I have s'mores?" What do you mean that's not what he said? While I'm letting your obvious lack of knowledge regarding Dickens' revised classics slide, when LC Foods said … [Read more...]

Klondike Style Ice Cream Bars

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Oh, nuh uh, I di'unt! Oh yes, I di'ud! I could talk more, but you have eating to do. … [Read more...]

Frozen Cheesecake Nibbles

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Summer's not over yet, but you can still beat the heat with these freezer cookies.Using LC Food Corporation's LC-Chocolate Fudge Sauce Mix, I was able to make these fun, cheesecakey cookies (you can use any sugar free chocolate fudge mix). I never … [Read more...]

Krista’s Terrific Tiramisu

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I just received the most righteous email from a friend from Pittsburgh named Krista. I started reading your blog a couple of weeks ago after seeing on Tom Naughton's blog (fathead-movie.com.)  Your recipes are fantastic!! Yum Yum! Pizza on low … [Read more...]

Decadent Chocolate Mini Cakes

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Need I say more? OK, I will-- but just because you asked me, and you sound like the little voice in my head that speaks like Ricardo Montelbahn. These small cakes are coated with chocolate and layered (or left as... well, stay tuned later for the … [Read more...]

No Bake Mud Pie Cheesecake

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This gourmet no-bake cheesecake begins with a triple nut crust covered with a thin caramel ganache, a coffee cheesecake layer,  a peanut butter cheesecake layer and more ganache. Fresh whipped cream and sugar free chocolate chips can be added as an … [Read more...]

Caramel Turtle Cheesecake

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The perfect cheesecake for caramel fans. One of my other bucket list cheesecakes is modeled after my favorite candy ever: caramel turtles. Chewy caramely goodness, who could ask for more? The plate can even be decorated prior to adding the … [Read more...]

Ganache Recipes

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ganache over cheesecake The basic ganache recipe is low carb, especially if using Chocoperfection baking chips or a Lindt 85%  chocolate bar. The second ganache is definitely lower in carbohydrate values, since cocoa is substituted. While values … [Read more...]

Chocolate Baking Substitutions

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Don’t keep chocolate on hand? No worries! Thanks to brilliant mathy people like Rose Levy Beranbaum’s Cake Bible, bakers have access to substitutions perfect for your recipes when you don’t keep that kind of chocolate collateral about the house. … [Read more...]

Peanut Butter Chocolate Cheesecake

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Cheesecake with optional whipped cream and sugar free candy What can I say? I wanted a peanut butter cup in the form of a cheesecake. Hey you. You dropped your cheesecake in my peanut butter cup (how I miss the 70's)... This gourmet cheesecake … [Read more...]

Quick Chocolate Syrup

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Perfect with this bacon shake! Need a chocolate syrup or drizzle in a snap for your iced coffees, lates, or for chocolate milk? If the syrup sits at room temp, it may harden. If this happens, add a titch more water, reheat, stir, and pour. … [Read more...]

Cream Puffs

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Oopsietwins to the rescue! Form of--dessert! If a low-carb cream puff was invented in a forest and dropped on the ground, would there be a collective groan even if I was the only one there to drop it? It's still broiling outside, and refreshment … [Read more...]

Chocolate Glaze

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This recipe is incredibly easy and decadent! Try on any recipe where you need a little something special. This recipe is gluten free and largely sugar free, depending on your chocolate used. … [Read more...]