Magazine article Sunset

Wharm Chocolate Cake No Sharing: A One-Recipe Lesson from L.A.-Based Blogger Joy Wilson on How to Indulge

Magazine article Sunset

Wharm Chocolate Cake No Sharing: A One-Recipe Lesson from L.A.-Based Blogger Joy Wilson on How to Indulge

Article excerpt

Joy the Baker on:

CHOCOLATE FOR DINNER

"I'm a single girl. That means I don't have to feed anyone but myself ... I can have chocolate and popcorn for dinner."

PRESENTS

"This year for my birthday I'd Like either a kitten or a bottle of bourbon."

PEANUT BUTTER

"Peanut butter is like the Little black dress of the kitchen world: Dress it up with dark chocolate or dress it down with crackers and a spoon."

HER SUPERPOWER

"Ican find a dessert in almost anything. You have the bottom scrapings of the peanut butter jar, a bit of powdered sugar, and some random chocolate chips? Dessert."

Single-girl melty chocolate peanut butter cake

SERVES 1 | 25 MINUTES

This version of a standout recipe in Joy the Baker Cookbook ($20), out this month from Hyperion, adds peanut butter or bourbon, two of Joy's favorite flavors.

1/2 tsp. plus 1 tbsp. unsalted butter, divided About ltsp. unsweetened
cocoa (or use flour or sugar)
1/4 cup semisweet or bittersweet chocolate chips 1 large egg
4 tsp. sugar
1 tbsp. natural peanut butter or 1 tbsp. bourbon Pinch of salt
1 tsp. flour

1. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.