Tag Archives: Chocolate

Love Shack!

What do you give your lover for Valentine’s Day? Why, a Shaque D’Amour, of course! Where can you purchase your Love Shack? Gloucester’s Nichols Candy House, naturally! Originally posted January, 2013.

Posted in Chickity check it!, Eats | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Any event with the word Chocolate, I am there

Chocolate Tour

Posted in All Things Gloucester | Tagged | Leave a comment

Chocolate Amaretto Truffle Recipe

A fun to make and relatively easy recipe, Chocolate Amaretto Truffles make a wonderful host/hostess gift and also easily freeze for make-ahead gifts. I am bringing a batch to the GMG Holiday Party tonight at Fred Bodin’s gallery and hope to … Continue reading

Posted in Eats, Home and Garden | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments

Free Wine Tasting Thursday @ The Cave on Main St 4-6pm

You really don’t want to miss this — plain & simple.  If you’ve been to The Cave, you know what we mean.  If you haven’t , you’re truly missing out on a new Main Street gem.  Check them out on … Continue reading

Posted in Chickity check it!, Did You Know?, gloucester, Go See, Things to do | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Free Wine Tasting next Thursday @ The Cave on Main St 4-6pm

You really don’t want to miss this — plain & simple.  If you’ve been to The Cave, you know what we mean.  If you haven’t , you’re truly missing out on a new Main Street gem.  Check them out ahead … Continue reading

Posted in Chickity check it!, Did You Know?, gloucester, Go See, Things to do | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

There’s a new website in town

Usually we post about music, but we’re so excited about having launched our latest Web project that we just can’t resist showing it to you.  Just in case you didn’t know, in addition to publishing gimmesound and producing concerts, Vickie … Continue reading

Posted in Eats, gloucester, GMG Tech Talk, Go See, Things to do | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Have you been to the Pop Gallery recently?

During the month of January, the Pop Gallery (67 Main St. in Gloucester) was closed, but the re-opened in February (pretty much right on time for Snowpocalypse Nemo).  Among other things, they used the down time to redecorate the interior: They … Continue reading

Posted in gloucester, Go See | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Love Shack

What do you give your lover for Valentine’s Day? Why, a Shaque D’Amour, of course! Where can you purchase your Love Shack? Gloucester’s Nichols Candy House, naturally!

Posted in Eats, gloucester | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

The coolest candy “art” I’ve seen on Cape Ann

I bought this at The Cave on Main Street on Men’s Night (last Thursday). It’s all candy, even the (very convincing) “beach stones”! Coming soon: more photos from “men’s night”, and of the great Hanukkah party at Temple Ahavat Achim! … Continue reading

Posted in Eats, gloucester | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Opening night at The Cave!

Last night was the Grand Opening of The Cave – purveyors of fine wine, cheese, and chocolate at 44 Main Street in Gloucester.  GMG was well represented, so I am sure that other photos will appear on the blog, but … Continue reading

Posted in Chickity check it!, Eats, gloucester | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Chocolate Amaretto Truffle Recipe

Mini baking cups 2 ounces Baker’s sweet German chocolate, broken into small bits 6 ounces Ghiradelli semi-sweet chocolate chips ¼ C. Disaronno Amaretto liqueur 2 Tbs. strong coffee Few drops almond extract 2 ounces (1/2 stick) unsalted butter, softened 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Eats, Home and Garden | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Laurie Lufkin’s Inspired Cooking With Turtle Alley Proprietor Hallie Baker

Posted in Eats, Laurie Lufkin Cooking, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments