Recipe: This flourless dark chocolate victory cake may become your new best friend

Makes one 9-inch round

If you have ever had the thought that you want chocolate cake right now, then this recipe is your new best friend. After assembling a mise en place (the measured ingredients), you can mix the cake in 15 minutes if you don’t get distracted, send it to the oven, bake it, cool, and serve it by the time you’ve finished dinner. You won’t really feel like you’re eating cake; it has a mousse-like texture. But the silky chocolate experience will convince you. Use a good dark chocolate that has at least a 60 percent cocoa content.

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Owl Cafe goes dark, property up for sale

One of the landmark go-to restaurants in Hayden has shut its doors in the hopes of selling.

The Owl Cafe, a longtime fixture on Government Way, is quiet. The usually full parking lot that accompanies the bustling crowd inside the breakfast beacon is now empty.

Ownership did not reply to requests for comment, and the phone number listed for the restaurant rings without answer. A sign by the parking lot entrance announces the property is for sale. Out front, a message from the window reads, “Closed, Thank you for 26 years.”

Those 26 years represent the latest stretch from the

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