Red Wine and Chocolate Muffins

ac-9077 I recently remembered that years ago I had a (non vegan) chocolate red wine cake recipe that I liked so much that I baked it many times. Inspired by these flavors I developed the following vegan muffin recipe. Chocolate, red wine and a hint of cinnamon form a perfect combination for the holiday season. Continue...

All about chocolate making… travel report from Costa Rica – Part 2

ac-5496 I recently traveled to Costa Rica and had the opportunity to visit the Finca Köbö farm, where I had a wonderful encounter with Alex and Jutta, the owners. This little piece of paradise is situated on the Osa Peninsula, on the pacific coast of Costa Rica. In the first post I talked about the more general aspects of what I learned, and in this second post I will share my experience regarding their wonderful chocolate tour. So continue with me on this journey to Costa Rica. Continue...

All about sustainable organic agriculture… travel report from Costa Rica – Part 1

ac-5432 I recently traveled to Costa Rica and had the opportunity to visit the Finca Köbö farm. This little piece of paradise is situated on the Osa Peninsula, on the pacific coast of Costa Rica. In this first post I will talk about the more general aspects of what I learned, and in the second post I will share my experience regarding their wonderful chocolate tour. So stay with me on this journey to Costa Rica. Continue...