Dark Chocolate Espresso Cookies with Butterscotch Chip

Baker Bettie Cookies, Halloween, Holidays, Sweets 10 Comments

Intensely dark chocolate butterscotch cookies with espresso are chewy and soft and the perfect mid afternoon pick-me-up. Hershey’s dark chocolate cocoa powder gives these their intense dark chocolate flavor, however dutch processed cocoa powder could be used in its place. I can’t believe I haven’t posted this recipe before now. I’m sorry I’ve been holding out on you. When I had my cookie business, you know that one where I baked 6,000 cookies one Christmas, this was one of my flavors. I called them “The Pick-Me-Up”. They are ultra chocolatey and pack a good punch of espresso. And oh those …

Espresso, Pecan, and Dark Chocolate Coffee Cake

Baker Bettie Cakes, Sweets 11 Comments

This recipe for dark chocolate pecan coffee cake that is really flavored with coffee! This is not your ordinary coffee cake. This is coffee flavored coffee cake for an extra jolt in the morning!  One of the worst pains I have known in my life is the pain of seeing the person you love more than anything mourning. Knowing  that they are in an incredible amount of pain and despair and feeling as though there is nothing I can do to put their heart at ease. Wishing I could fast forward time for them to the day when it will feel …