Bailey’s Chocolate Cake

Just in time for Saint Patrick’s Day! Love Irish Cream? Same! Especially when Irish Cream frosting is lovingly spread all over a dark chocolate cake. I started baking this cake when I was just twenty-one years old. This cake is a classic at The Rose Table so it’s funny that I’ve never published it before….

Lavender Chocolate Chip Cookies

These are the dreamiest chocolate chip cookies. I can’t remember the last time I ate such a fancy cookie! The texture and flavor of this cookie is bakery-perfect. These are easy cookies to bake with no chilling time required, meaning you can be eating them about twenty minutes from now! Lavender complements dark chocolate so well. I…

Rocky Road Bar Cookies

These cookies…wow. I made these for my mom and our eyes popped out of sockets like little cartoon characters when we first tasted them. They’re chewy, they’re rich, they’re chocolatey, they’re nutty…they pretty much have all of the elements I’m looking for in a cookie. I learned how to make homemade marshmallows (so fun! so…

Marshmallow Heart Pops

Need a Valentine’s Day treat? Make Marshmallow Heart Pops! I used my homemade vanilla marshmallows (which are so satisfying and fun to make!) for this recipe and cut out a few hearts from the block. This recipe makes four heart pops, but it’s easy to scale it up if you want to cut out the…

Perfect Chocolate Coating

Frustrated with gloopy melted chocolate? Need perfectly melted, smooth, glossy chocolate for chocolate covered strawberries, bananas, marshmallows, and more? You’ve come to the right place. I’ve finally cracked the code for the perfect chocolate coating: for every 1 oz of chocolate, add 1/2 tsp of shortening. Just look how gorgeous and glossy it is! This…

Chocolate Chip Bar Cookie Sundae

What’s more delightful than a warm chocolate chip cookie sundae? It’s a classic! My chocolate chip bar cookies are perfect for this because they’re so soft and a great size for a sundae. I topped my sundae with vanilla ice cream, my delicious homemade hot fudge sauce, and toasted pecans. If you’ve never made hot fudge…

Chocolate Doughnuts

There’s just something about doughnuts that makes me smile. These made my day instantly better! This recipe is super fast. If you have all of the ingredients, you’re about thirty minutes away from savoring this sweet treat! It’s a one-bowl batter too; just whisk the dry ingredients together, then gently stir in the wet ingredients….

Chocolate Sheet Cake

Sometimes you just need chocolate cake. This easy one-bowl cake recipe comes together in a flash. It bakes for half an hour, you smother the frosting on top and bam, you’re done. It’s easy as…sheet cake! Add some fun sprinkles and you’ve got the perfect birthday cake or picnic cake, as 9×13 cakes are much…

The Best Chocolate Frosting

I dream about this frosting. When I bake my favorite chocolate cake, it’s usually because I want this frosting. I use dark chocolate cocoa powder in my chocolate frosting, making it rich and super chocolatey. There are a couple of important tips when it comes to frosting: Make sure your butter is soft. Cold butter will…