Chocolate Mousse..with a twist

Chocolate mousse is one of the best creations…EVER.  I’ve been wanting to make it for a while now but the ingredients are very discouraging: heavy cream, 6-8 eggs, sugar, chocolate, etc..Ah!  When a craving comes along, I go to Whole Foods and get my fix…UNTIL NOW.  This chocolate mousse recipe is delicious, easy, and much lower in fat and calories!  Do NOT let the first … Continue reading Chocolate Mousse..with a twist

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

I have been making these muffins since a long time and everyone who has eaten them loves them, especially Kiran! These muffins are incredibly rich and spicy, delicious with coffee or cold milk and great to take to the beach and long trips. Makes 12 regular or 48 miniature muffins. Ingredients: 1/2 cup (1.25 oz) sliced unblanched almonds 1 and 2/3 cups all purpose flour … Continue reading Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Kentucky Derby (Chocolate Chip Pecan) Pie

This is one of Seema’s favorites.  It is heavenly and best served warm with vanilla ice cream. Servings: 1 pie Ingredients: Ready-made pie crust 1/2 cup white Karo syrup 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 stick margarine (or butter) melted 1/2 package (3 oz. of chocolate chips) 2 eggs (Alternative: 2 Tbs. of ground flax seed + 6 Tbs. water.  Note: we have never actually tried the … Continue reading Kentucky Derby (Chocolate Chip Pecan) Pie