Milky Way Brownies

milky way brownies

I’ve made many, many different kinds of brownies over the years.

Brownies with Nutella Frosting, Salted Caramel Brownie Bites, Decadent Dark Chocolate Flourless Brownies, Dark Chocolate Citrus Brownies with a Cream Cheese Swirl, Brownies with a Rice Crispy Layer, Olive Oil Brownies.

But this, my friends, is serious business. I may have found the best brownie base I’ve ever made.

A fudgy brownie base with a deep dark chocolate intensity, studded with chunks of dark chocolate. Of course it didn’t hurt that I also stuffed it with little squares of Milky Way bites. Milk chocolate, nougat, and caramel. And this incredible brownie base. Can’t go wrong.

mexican fried rice

At La Brasa in Somerville, I may have had the best steak I've eaten this year (so far). That's a big claim, I know, because I am a very enthusiastic carnivore. At La Brasa,...

overnight chia oatmeal
July 10, 2014

Overnight Chia Oatmeal

I realize that chia pudding falls in the love-it-or-hate-it category. I definitely belong in the former group. I can't get enough of the cold, creamy, almost jelly-like pudding (my favorite is coconut chia pudding). And...

beet pasta

Over the last couple of years, I’ve been writing a collection of my Good Eats where I share some some of the great foods I’ve enjoyed but were previously undocumented. I ate plenty of...

banana bread with candied bacon

I love banana bread and I've been wanting to make one studded with dark chocolate chips. I decided to amp it up even more by adding chopped up candied bacon

polpette

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there, especially to my own super dad! After my graduation last month (where Aretha Franklin sang the national anthem!) I took a couple of weeks off...

cherry garcia smoothie

This Healthy Chocolate Cherry Smoothie is low-fat, vegan, gluten-free, and filled with fiber and protein. It has all the flavors of Cherry Garcia ice cream, but it's much more nutritious. And you don't have...

hatchery
May 26, 2014

Hatchery Giveaway

Happy Memorial Day, folks! I have a very nice giveaway for you all today. I’m very picky about hosting giveaways here (I’ve only done six in the last three years) and I only do...

pampanga coliseum

We were at the cockfighting arena in San Fernando, Pampanga, a province in the Philippines. Dark, humid, loud and thumping, I could feel a frantic energy pulsing in the air. It was my first...