The Best Easy Chocolate Cake
We wanted an easy chocolate mayonnaise cake recipe that would deliver good chocolate flavor. To get there, we “bloomed” unsweetened cocoa powder in coffee to intensify its flavor and supplemented it with bittersweet chocolate. Although traditional easy chocolate cake recipes are made with mayonnaise only, we found that adding an egg to the batter gave it moisture and a springy texture that we loved.
Chocolate Crinkle Cookies
By Sarah Mullins
Rolled in powdered sugar before going into the oven, chocolate crinkle cookies (aka earthquakes) feature dark chocolaty fissures that break through the bright white surface during baking. They have a striking appearance, with an irresistible chocolaty richness to back it up.