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Luscious Chocolate Desserts

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By Lori Longbotham Photographs by William Meppem"Sexy, rich, and good in bed - chocolate is the ultimate indulgence. And Luscious Chocolate Desserts is the ultimate chocolate cookbook. Lori Longbotham, author of the best-selling Luscious Lemon Desserts,
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published August 12th 2004 by Chronicle Books
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Stephanie
Sep 04, 2008 rated it really liked it
Shelves: cooking
I appreciate book opening with a brief history and information/background about chocolate being given. There were some facts and helpful tips I had never been told/seen/read before, so it set a nice tone for the book.

The recipes cover every shape, form, flavor and size chocolate can come in and none are too complex or intimidating to consider trying. Almost every recipe has a gorgeous photo accompanying it that just makes you want to try the recipes out even more. I like how the author also shar
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Lauren
Aug 31, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: bakers of chocolate desserts
Shelves: food
This is the ABSOLUTE BEST book about chocolate (and I have several to compare to). All of the recipes are amazing. Most require minimal and simple ingredients. The Dark Chocolate Tart is one my favorite fall-back on desserts because it is so easy and quick to make, and it is very impressive. Top with a little cocoa powder and a scoop of homemade whipped cream--to die for.
And the Chocolate Crinkle recipe is really good too. Everything is good. If you like baking with chocolate, this is the one bo
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Melanie
Jul 15, 2011 rated it it was amazing
This book is a winner for pastry professionals and home bakers. I highly recommend trying the Chocolate Panna Cotta. It is suburb. On page 51, there is a typo for the Perfectly Simple Dark Chocolate Tart. For the filling, 1 cup of heavy cream was missed as an ingredient. Lori Mongbotham's official website noted the omission. Glad they told us! Once you buy one of Lori's books, you will find yourself seeking others to purchase.

The recipes are clear, well written and for those of you who like pic
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Thomalee
Sep 20, 2008 rated it it was amazing
i'm not a huge reader, but i have to confess i love reading recipes. This book has fabulous photos and the recipes look superb. I can't wait to try some soon...I'm hoping to make the chocolate tart (on the cover) and pots de creme to name a few. yum!
Lauren
May 29, 2011 rated it it was amazing
The best chocolate recipes I've found in one volume. The brownies are my go-to. The cookies are rocking. Great stuff.
Alicia
Nov 05, 2009 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: fans of chocolate, desserts, and baking
Shelves: cookbooks
I've made three of the recipes in this book and they were all exquisite. I didn't use the fancy chocolate either. Hershey's works wonderfully in whatever incarnation is called for.
Heather
Oct 25, 2008 rated it it was amazing
The black velvet mousse is divine! And the pics are serious food porn, make your mouth water, almost lick the pages, pretty!!
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