Chocolate Syrup

by Carrie on November 14, 2014

Homemade Chocolate Syrup (From:  Sunnyside Up, Originally From: 52 Kitchen Adventures)



  • 1 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 c unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 c water
  • 1/4 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. vanilla

Mix sugar and cocoa powder in saucepan, whisk in water and salt, heat over medium high heat until it comes to a boil.

Turn heat to medium and simmer for 5 minutes or until thickened.

Remove from heat and let cool 5 minutes, then stir in vanilla and cool to room temp.

Keep refrigerated.



P.F. Changs Mongolian Beef

by Carrie on November 5, 2014

It’s kind of been a personal mission to make our favorite Chinese dishes at home. The first recipe we ever made was this Orange Chicken, and it is so good we keep trying new things.

This one was good, not as amazing at the Orange Chicken but still had great flavor and the Hubby loves beef so it was extra hit with him.


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