Chocolate Mole (with slow-cooker chicken recipe)

Chocolate Mole (with slow-cooker chicken recipe)

Have you ever been to a restaurant where you have eaten something so mind-blowingly wonderful that you had to beg your waiter to divulge the cook’s secrets to you?

While I like to think of myself as a good cook with a discerning palate, this has been my experience more than once.  At such times, I tend to stare at my dish and exclaim with incredulity and awe, what is IN this?  Usually audibly and repeatedly, to the annoyance of nearby diners.

A seemingly ordinary dollop of mashed potatoes once threw me off guard with its ridiculous amount of flavor.  What is that amazingness coming from? I asked my waiter.  Butter? he responded.  Hmmm

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