Tag Archives: Dessert

Tuesdays With Dorie – plain and Simple Almond Cake

This week’s project was fun. My husband started to dream about chopping up all kinds of Ritter Sport to go into the cake. I told him that, if he wanted to get creative, he would have to make the cake.  … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Lemon Meringue Tart

I have faint memories of Lemon Meringue as a kid. I seem to recall Mom would color the meringue by putting it in this countertop toaster oven. Pretty sure this is a also the time the toaster oven went up … Continue reading

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Cook the Book Fridays – Coffee Crème Brûlée

We love coffee in our house. Our current favorite is Starbucks’ Italian Roast, and my husband makes it the best. I was pretty excited to make this for Easter dessert – we ate outside in the beautiful Florida sunshine after … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Nun’s Beignets

Growing up, I was very close to my mom’s mom. She lived four blocks north of us, and she played an integral role in my life. Almost every Friday night, without fail, my mom and I would go out for … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Sunday in Paris Chocolate Cake

I’m back! I was looking at my blog, and it has been 2 months since I blogged anything, and with likely the worst food picture I have ever taken in my life. Technically I did the Coq au Vin challenge … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie -Pfefferneusse

For me, Pfefferneusse are my favorite Christmas cookie. I have a significant amount of German ancestry, and my dad grew up in a German community in NYC. We had three German bakeries nearby that we frequented. I have actually written about … Continue reading

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Tuesdays With Dorie – Caramel Tart

At this point I have to say that we are a little overstock.com on desserts. Between the cookies and the Chocolate Caramel Tart from CtBF, and this tart… oy! I also had plans to make three new desserts to take … Continue reading

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