Category Archives: chocolate

Cool, Sweet, Simple…and Chocolatey!

Sweet and simple. Deliciously decadent. Very cool.  Very chocolatey. Very perfect for summer dessert.  Anytime dessert. Perfect presentations. Whether stemmed or ramekin or tasting spoon. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… Great menu ideas deserve a great menu cover. Have … Continue reading

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A classic confection: German Chocolate Cake

German Chocolate Cake. A classic.  Deliciously decadent patisserie. Chocolatey components re-interpreted and de-constructed. The art of patisserie. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… classic finds for trending treats. Freshen your dessert menu for al fresco season. While desserts and sweets always … Continue reading

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Great Gifting for Dad

Great gifting for Dad. Especially for a grill enthusiast. New from Williams Sonoma: Steel Grill Roaster One pan roasting designed to work on top of a charcoal or gas grill. Also designed to offer direct exposure to the flame –adding smoky enhancement. Sears and … Continue reading

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Cheering Chocolate Ice Cream Day

Chocolate Ice Cream. A classic favorite. Fresh churned ice cream can be an everyday treat. Experiment with flavors or artisan bittersweets. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… Great tips for great dessert menus. Fountain menus sparkle on our LED Board and Chalkboard  Our … Continue reading

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Macaroons: trending and terrific!

Macaroons. A fluffy mound of coconut OR… those pretty petite pastries…a cross between a cookie and petit four. Trending now and as popular as cupcakes. French macarons can be of fabulous hues and flavors. Classic meringue “sandwiches” filled with ganache, a concept … Continue reading

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Devil’s Food Delight

Devil’s Food cake. Devilishly delightful.  Deep dark decadent. …which is the opposite of Angel Food cake… and thusly its moniker. The difference between Devil’s Food and other chocolate confections is the use of cocoa–instead of mere chocolate. The baking soda ingredient, … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip goodness…part deux

Chocolate Chip goodness…part deux. Not merely the usual chipper confiserie… but assorted creative variety…granola or muffins or cheesecake + small plate nibbles too. The Menu Shoppe has it covered… Sweet ideas for sweet dessert menus. Bakery or bistro…specials dazzle on … Continue reading

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