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Unsweetened cocoa

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Chocolate-Peppermint Thumbprints

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Mexican Hot-Chocolate Cookies

Ingredients
  • 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 2 teaspoons cream of tartar
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 1 3/4 cups sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 teaspoons cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon chile powder (optional)
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Mocha Macarons

Time:2 hours
Ingredients
  • 2/3 cup sliced blanched almonds (71 grams)
  • 1/4 teaspoon instant-espresso powder
  • 2/3 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 2/3 cup Swiss meringue buttercream
  • 2 large egg whites, room temperature
  • 1/4 cup granulated sugar (53 grams)
  • 1/2 teaspoon instant-espresso powder, plus more for sifting
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
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Easy Chocolate Truffles

Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons heavy cream
  • 1/8 teaspoon ground cardamom
  • Five strips 1-inch-wide orange peel, pith removed
  • 8 ounces semisweet chocolate, finely chopped
  • 1/4 cup confectioners' sugar
  • 1/4 cup sifted cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup finely chopped assorted nuts, such as walnuts, pecans, and pistachios
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Fudge Brownies

Time:35 mins
Ingredients
  • 4 tablespoons (1/2 stick) unsalted butter
  • 2/3 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 cup whole-wheat pastry flour
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2/3 cup sweet-potato puree
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 1/4 teaspoon instant coffee powder
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Triple-Chocolate Brownies

Time:40 mins
Ingredients
  • 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, plus more for baking pan
  • 1/4 cup black beans, rinsed, drained, and pureed until completely smooth
  • 3 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped (1/2 cup)
  • 2 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped (1/3 cup)
  • 1 1/3 cups sugar
  • 2 large eggs, plus 1 large egg white
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour (spooned and leveled)
  • 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
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No-Bake Triple Chocolate Brownies

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One-Bowl Chocolate Cake

Ingredients
  • Unsalted butter, softened, for pans
  • 3/4 cup unsweetened Dutch cocoa powder, plus more for pans
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 large eggs
  • 3/4 cup low-fat buttermilk
  • 3/4 cup warm water
  • 3 tablespoons safflower oil
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • Chocolate Frosting
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Pumpkin-Chocolate Whoopie Pies

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Dessert, Pumpkin
Ingredients
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon heavy cream
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup plus 1 tablespoon confectioners' sugar
  • 2 tablespoons ground cinnamon
  • 1 tablespoon ground ginger
  • 1 teaspoon ground cloves
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 cup safflower oil
  • 3 cups solid-pack pumpkin puree, chilled
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
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Chocolate Cupcakes

Time:1 hour
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