How To Satisfy A Chocolate Urge

I was at a function at my church and one of the ladies brought some vegan chocolate cookies. They looked delish! I asked if I could do some quality control and she said yes. Mmmm they were more than delicious they were orgasmic!Of course I begged for the recipe. I know that the next time I get a chocolate urge I will make these yummy cookie morsels with deep chocolate flavor, moist chewy texture, and slightly crisp outer shell.Chocolate Fudge CookiesStep one Combine dry ingredients in a large mixing bowl.2 cups quick cooking oats1  2/3 cup all purpose flour2/3 cup cocoa1/2 tsp. baking powder1/2 tsp. baking soda3/4 tspStep two  Combine till smooth1/2 cup sugar2 Tbsp ground flax seeds2/3 cup non dairy milkStep three Add to wet ingredients till well combined2/3 cup oil canola or coconut1/2 tsp real vanilla extract1/4 tsp almond extractStep four combine wet and dry ingredients thenMix in 3/4 cup vegan chocolate chips1 cup chopped walnutsWet fingers and take 2...
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Stubbe Chocolates – Ottawa Ontario

We were visiting Parliament Hill in Ottawa for Canada Day and the next day decided to visit the Byward Market. We looked for a Chocolatier and found Stubbe Chocolates. We were lucky as Heinrich Stubbe himself was in the front of the store waiting on customers. Friendly and helpful he made a Hot Spicy Drinking Chocolate for us ... delicious.We bought a Beer Truffle and a Pear William Truffle. Heinrich said that a specialty were his chocolate covered cocoa–beans created with a special process and lots of love.They were fabulously unique with dark chocolate overtones and interesting texture. We ate them slowly and were in wonder at the texture and taste. Crunchy but tender dark chocolate but neither too bitter or too sweet. I love them and think they would make great hostess gifts for the holiday season.I also bought a chocolate torte cake as a hostess gift that evening. We tasted it and was lovely European style....
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