Chocolate is tasty and very good to eat!

Chocolate mousse

Anyone who knows me just a little, knows I like chocolate just a lot! So, it is surprising that I have not made many of the traditional French chocolate desserts – until now… That being said, I do have not one, but two chocolate cake varieties that are firm favourites in our home. Notice how they are both full of chocolate and include a vegetable – I seem to need something to balance out the indulgence of chocolate.

BEETROOT CHOCOLATE CAKE

http://www.abelandcole.co.uk/recipes/beetroot-cake

COURGETTE CHOCOLATE CAKE

http://www.riverford.co.uk/recipes/view/recipe/chocolate-courgette-cake

It amuses me that both cakes are from organic food delivery companies from our London days. I still look at their websites for ideas, but these days we head to the vegetable garden for our fare; not quite as convenient, but satisfying!

TRADITIONAL FRENCH RECIPES

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