Historical Hot Chocolate, 1631

Thoughts: This is the most decadent hot cocoa I have ever encountered. Made thick and creamy by the emulsified ground nuts, it pours beautifully. There is a hint of robust smoky spiciness lent by the chipotle that compliments the chocolate, giving … Continue reading

Cinderella – Edible Mice

  A thoroughly compelling rags-to-riches story, Cinderella has inspired countless films, ballets, books, and songs. The earliest type of Cinderella story dates as far back as the ancient Greeks, and the account by Strabo in the 1st century BCE. In … Continue reading

Sleeping Beauty – Woodland Animal Sweet Rolls

Woodland Animal Sweet Rolls The tale of Sleeping Beauty dates back at least to Perrault’s version of 1697. This version contains many of the elements with which we are all familiar, although the second half of his tale is stranger, … Continue reading