| Oct 16, 2012
| 2:50 PM
Salted Caramel Brownies, from Barefoot Contessa Foolproof: Recipes You Can Trust by Ina Garten
1/2 pound (2 sticks) unsalted butter
8 ounclus 6 ounces Hershey's semisweet chocolate chips
3 ounces unsweetened chocolate
3 extra-large eggs
1 1/2 tablespoons...
| May 15, 2012
I read a small article in the Tribune food section about apple slices and it reminded of an article from several years ago about Dressel's chocolate whipped cream cake. In it, there was mention that a baker from Dressel's was working on a recipe to...
| May 15, 2012
| 3:07 PM
When the family first visited Hershey in the early 1970s, there was a rich aroma of chocolate from the candy plant near the intersection of Cocoa Avenue and East Chocolate Avenue, decorated with streetlights that looked like big Hershey Kisses.
| Nov 2, 2012
| 8:46 AM
MORNING NEWS POLL: Will the unemployment rate factor into your vote on Tuesday?
MIDDAY NEWS POLL: If it's proven that Hershey's uses forced child labor, would you stop eating the company's chocolate?
NEWS AT NINE POLL:...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 7:56 PM
It's a bittersweet day for Hershey's iconic chocolate factory.
The Derry Township Design Review Board voted four to two Monday night to approve a petition from the Hershey Company to demolish 1.1 million square feet of the old plant.
"We can do...
| Aug 23, 2012
Before Charles N. Huggins began working at See's Candies in 1951 as a manager in the company's packing department in San Francisco, his favorite candies were black licorice and, thanks to his World War II service as a paratrooper, Hershey's chocolate....
| Sep 2, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Marie Anderson from Towson was looking for a recipe for making creme de menthe brownies. Sharon Roe from Baltimore sent in her recipe for the brownies that she has been making for more than 25 years. She said she continues to receive countless compliments...
| Jun 12, 2012
Q: Can you direct me to where I can find a brownie-type recipe from the 1950s that was made with chopped dates? It is a childhood favorite I used to make with my Aunt Anne. She is long passed away.
I think it was a Hershey recipe? I have looked at...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 3:05 PM
"When did you discover that you loved chocolate?"
It was a simple enough question, but the question came out of the mouth of my best friend, Charlene, so it was a dicey situation. She is a slick one.
I tried to answer this potentially dangerous inquiry...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Want to escape with your sweetie for Valentine's Day? Packages abound, both near and far, for married soul mates or those who are single and want to mingle. (Taxes and gratuities are not included unless noted.) Here are just a few.
| Feb 1, 2012
| 9:24 AM
Hershey Co. raised its sales and earnings outlook for the current year, expecting momentum to carry over from a fourth-quarter where earnings rose 4.9%, helped by higher prices on its candy.
Separately, Hershey raised its dividend by 10%.
The maker of...