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Chocolate and what?
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Poll: Chocolate and what?
Other chocolate (light or dark mix)
Au naturel - no additions necessary!
View Results (108 votes)

Superuser / Moderator

Jul 16 2010, 11:46pm

Post #1 of 54 (978 views)
Chocolate and what? Can't Post

What are your favourite 'chocolate and something' mixes? It could be in biscuits/cookies, chocolate boxes, hot drinks ... your choice!

(Multiple answers allowed.)

(This post was edited by Ataahua on Jul 17 2010, 12:18am)


Jul 16 2010, 11:57pm

Post #2 of 54 (452 views)
With coffee for me! [In reply to] Can't Post

Especially my husband's most excellent chocolate cookies and his perfect coffee blend. I have no idea how he makes either of these, but the cookies are right between the consistency of a cake and candy bar, and the coffee is this nice blend of light and dark tastes. They are both great on their own -- but together, pure heaven!


Jul 17 2010, 12:11am

Post #3 of 54 (491 views)
Chocolate & Peanut Butter! [In reply to] Can't Post

I have this at least once a week when I have the house to myself (which is only once a week these days anyways)--my sinful pleasure snack. I take a chocolate bar (only a Hershey bar will do) and smother it in creamy Peanut Butter, pop it in the microwave for about 10 seconds and then dig in. A wonderfully, delectable, sinful, pleasurable, delicious snackHeart. My grandmother did this for me when I was little. Hard to give up tradition Tongue. Ahhh, I feel a craving coming on Ataahua!Laugh


Jul 17 2010, 1:02am

Post #4 of 54 (501 views)
Red wine // [In reply to] Can't Post


Jul 17 2010, 1:50am

Post #5 of 54 (443 views)
I will take... [In reply to] Can't Post

chocolate with anything. But it must not be dark chocolate--too bitter, usually.

For ice cream, I'll take vanilla with chocolate and caramel chunks. All the fattening things.

Tol Eressea

Jul 17 2010, 1:55am

Post #6 of 54 (475 views)
(nearly) all of the above... [In reply to] Can't Post

Angelic...lemme think and give an order of preference...au naturale, chocolate with (or in) coffee, fruit, other chocolate, mint, caramel, nuts. With spices--sounds like something to try. Keep nasssssttty liquorice.

My nick is batik and I am a chocoholic Smile

Sr. Staff

Jul 17 2010, 2:16am

Post #7 of 54 (510 views)
Me too {NT} [In reply to] Can't Post



Jul 17 2010, 3:03am

Post #8 of 54 (458 views)
It is hard to resist a PB dip... [In reply to] Can't Post

I just finished off an evening snack. The craving just wouldn't go away. My youngest son joined me in splitting a Hershey bar smothered with peanut butter. I have a feeling he will be up all night. Oh, well...it is summer vacation, so he deserves a little bending of the bedtime curfew rules once in a while!Wink

Tol Eressea

Jul 17 2010, 3:32am

Post #9 of 54 (423 views)
Mint... [In reply to] Can't Post

I really dig the chocolate and mint combo.....one of the best things going. I love the chocolate mint ice cream, and get it in my Blizzard's at Dairy Queen all the time...


Jul 17 2010, 6:09am

Post #10 of 54 (719 views)
I wouldn't go for it [In reply to] Can't Post

all the time, but while at Niagara Falls I had a delicious dark chocolate and chili pepper bar.

Forum Admin / Moderator

Jul 17 2010, 12:15pm

Post #11 of 54 (418 views)
All of the above [In reply to] Can't Post

I'm only pondering on the chocolate with liquorice. I do love liquorice but I can't remember ever combining it with chocolate and I'm not sure about it.

And I have to add with milk. Chocolate milk on a cold winter day, add some whipped cream and I'm in heaven.

Forum Admin / Moderator

Jul 17 2010, 12:17pm

Post #12 of 54 (449 views)
You're doing it again! [In reply to] Can't Post

You're making me quite hungry! Laugh

Now, when are the two of you going to open that B&B so we can all come up and enjoy your hubby's cooking? Smile

(Really, I'm starting to plan this out: day 1, stop at Misty Mountain's Adirondack bakery and cabins; day 2, head to yours along the border...well, maybe two days at each place...)


Jul 17 2010, 2:17pm

Post #13 of 54 (410 views)
Other chocolate [In reply to] Can't Post

I was going to ask "why ruin something so tasty" but then I realized that it IS possible to improve chocolate ... by adding more chocolate. Tongue


Jul 17 2010, 2:40pm

Post #14 of 54 (450 views)
Yes! I love Reeses's peanut butter cups! [In reply to] Can't Post



Jul 17 2010, 3:35pm

Post #15 of 54 (401 views)
Oooohhh, I like it that way too!! [In reply to] Can't Post

Chocolate does go wonderfully with its self Sly!

Alassea Elensar

Jul 17 2010, 4:16pm

Post #16 of 54 (466 views)
Raspberry :-) [In reply to] Can't Post

I don't usually mix my chocolate with anything, but I do love it combined with raspberry. I can't remember the name of it, but Godiva has a really lovely chocolate/raspberry piece. Yummy! And I have to admit, although I really don't care for peanut butter otherwise, chocolate and peanut butter was a match made in heaven. Smile

Also, hot chocolate mixed with coffee is a very nice change from just plain coffee.

Superuser / Moderator

Jul 17 2010, 9:55pm

Post #17 of 54 (374 views)
RJ's Licorice Choc Logs [In reply to] Can't Post

It's a bit of a treat now and again - http://www.rjslicorice.co.nz/

Arwen Skywalker

Jul 17 2010, 10:49pm

Post #18 of 54 (444 views)
usually au naturel [In reply to] Can't Post

But I also love mocha. I've even used coffee instead of water to make hot chocolate. I can't think of any pair of flavors that make a better match. Unfortunately, my stomach is super sensitive to coffee so I only drink it when I've pulled an all-nighter.

I also love mint (especially dark) chocolate. While I like chocolate fondue with fruit, it's even better with salty snacks like nuts, crackers and chips. Yes, you read it right, chips. Especially tortilla and pita. I feel like salt gives a nice contrast to the sweetness and brings out more cocoa flavors. When I make fondue, I usually dump some chocolate chips (usually Ghirardhelli) in a bowl and microwave them. Then put some nuts in and just scoop into your mouth.

I'm not a big fan of caramel or licorice. But either of those is way better than white chocolate.

Eowyn of Penns Woods

Jul 18 2010, 4:19am

Post #19 of 54 (577 views)
I wasn't a big fan [In reply to] Can't Post

of white chocolate, either...until Target started carrying the Swiss brand Frey, and I tried their white chocolate bars. Oh, the [white]Cinnamon & Blood Orange, White Blueberry, and the White Lemon & Lime with it's tiny hit of black pepper! But they're gone, and we're lost, preciousss... Frey, bring 'em back to our shores, danggit!

Arwen Skywalker

Jul 19 2010, 2:59am

Post #20 of 54 (363 views)
for some strange reason [In reply to] Can't Post

I don't mind having white hot chocolate, though I wouldn't eat it in any other form. Sure, I still prefer regular hot chocolate but I enjoy the white version too.

(This post was edited by Arwen Skywalker on Jul 19 2010, 2:59am)

film fanNo.7

Jul 19 2010, 3:15am

Post #21 of 54 (662 views)
frrruuuuuiiiiiiiittttttttt... mmmmmmmmmmmmm...chocolate covered strawberries... [In reply to] Can't Post


Tol Eressea

Jul 19 2010, 1:11pm

Post #22 of 54 (343 views)
Au naturel dark chocolate [In reply to] Can't Post

just give me a bar of really dark chocolate and I'll be happy Smile

but with pecans is delicious as well

Grey Havens

Jul 19 2010, 1:23pm

Post #23 of 54 (389 views)
Heavenly Hash ice cream... [In reply to] Can't Post

It's chocolate & vanilla ice cream with nuts and bits of chocolate... *drooling*

Alassėa Eruvande

Jul 19 2010, 8:38pm

Post #24 of 54 (348 views)
Chocolate and mint are an unholy alliance... [In reply to] Can't Post

I prefer my chocolate unadulterated. If you absolutely have to add something, I suppose you could add nuts. I also prefer milk chocolate to any other kind.

(This post was edited by Alassėa Eruvande on Jul 19 2010, 8:39pm)


Jul 19 2010, 9:28pm

Post #25 of 54 (377 views)
Oh, mint chocolate chip ice cream... [In reply to] Can't Post

is, as the kids say, "the bomb!"

Just as many would be vegetarians relapse with bacon, I find mint chocolate chip ice cream ruins even my most fervent dieting intentions.

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