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Birthday Blackout Cake

January 2nd, 2012 · No Comments · Recipes

New York Blackout Cake is a legendary foodstuff, which Brooklynites of a certain age long for.  Although the chain of bakeries closed in the 1970’s, many still remember this fudge cake with dense chocolate filling in the distinctive blue box.  We found that our Chocolate Schmear® Filling has just the right flavor and texture to [...]

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FROM OUR RECIPE BOX-Warm Chocolate-Filled Cinnamon Crêpes Filled with Rum Bananas

March 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Recipes

We wonder why crêpes are not served more often.  They are so simple to prepare and so versatile. Unsweetened and filled with cheese, fish, cooked chicken, vegetables or meat, they are the perfect lunch or light supper.  Sweetened crêpes spread with a little jam make a simple snack.  Gussie them up a bit, as we [...]

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FROM OUR RECIPE BOX – Blueberry Jam-Filled Almond Cupcakes with Lemon Buttercream

November 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Recipes

What a summer it was for fruits. Now that we’ve canned pints of wild blueberries into spoonable jam, we needed a way to use it. Here’s a rich almond batter baked into little cupcakes. Moist and tender, these cakes hold up well and are ideal for filling and frosting. It’s easy to cut a little piece [...]

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FROM OUR RECIPE BOX – Nutty Butter Chocolate Sandwich Cookies

September 30th, 2010 · No Comments · Recipes

The gooey cocoa goodness of our Chocolate Schmear® inspired these sandwich cookies. Our version of an ever popular peanut butter cookie recipe is but one of the many cookies that could be sandwiched with the Schmear®. Chocolate chip, vanilla wafer, sugar, cinnamon or even oatmeal cookies get a lift from a yummy-layer of this intense [...]

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