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Recipes with a hint of "special"

There are many, many chocolate recipes out there, but the recipes here all have a little something special added to them.

Take the quick bread pictured above - as you can see, the "special" ingredient is zucchini. 

There are recipes with mashed potatoes, condensed tomato soup, mayonnaise and the like as their special ingredients too.

So keep reading - you are sure to find some delightful recipes filled with chocolaty goodness and the addition of something extra tasty!


More pictures and links will be added as I create more yummy goodies to share with friends and family.  And YOU!

Chocolate Zucchini Bread

This is a chocolaty, not-too-sweet, quick bread with a healthy secret ingredient - zucchini!  Perfect for a light snack with coffee or tea.  Recipe here...

Chocolate Cheesecake

A rich, moist cheesecake with a touch of coffee.  The crust is made with Oreo cookies.  Recipe here...

Coffee Chiffon Pie with Chocolate Cereal Crust

This pie has a light-as-air coffee flavor nestled in a crunchy chocolate cereal crust.  Recipe here...

Sweet Potato Chocolate Walnut Pie

A rich pie with the warm, rich flavor of sweet potatoes, a bit of rich, fudgy chocolate, the crunch of toasted walnuts and finished with a hint of rum.  Recipe here...

Coffee Chocolate Mousse

I'm searching for The Perfect Chocolate Mousse.  This coffee-flavored one comes very close.  Recipe here...

Bourbon Chocolate Pecan Pie

Although pecan pie is a traditional holiday favorite, this one's worth eating any time of year.  It's just that good.  Recipe here...

My Perfect Chocolate Cake

I've spent a lifetime searching for a certain kind of chocolate cake.  After decades, I've come full circle to realize that simple is, sometimes, the best.  Recipe here...

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