Chocolate Arts Posts


ice cream sundae adapted from vintage Hershey

Ben & Jerry’s, what are you trying to tell us? Because Ben & Jerry’s has big warnings now on some pints: “still 16 oz.”  In lower case. On other…

Dark Plus

dinosaurs are fat from eating too much chocolate

I love this cartoon, but in case it’s not clear at first glance, the dinosaurs in this pic are very very fat, not just the normal Brontosaurus, Tyrannosaurus Rex,…


Ice Cream

spinach timbales from vintage Wear-ever cook book

but not this time. I was excited to try Talenti Gelato, because it came in a plastic pint ice cream container instead of coated cardboard. That meant something special,…


Ralphs Private Selection 1001 Chocolate Chip Cake. Described as:

Rich white cake with chocolate chips and chocolate icing

Have you ever had white cake with melt in your mouth chocolate flakes or specks before? So good!

This wasn’t that.

drawing of chocolate mousse cake

I don’t like writing negative reviews. I prefer to ignore bad things, just as I do in real life. Hope it goes away.  But this cake annoyed me.

Cakes and Pies