Tag Archives: chocolate
Thanks to Pinterest, this year I was introduced to something called Millionaire’s Shortbread. I never heard of this before, but immediately knew that it would be delicious – shortbread, caramel, and chocolate. How can you go wrong?!
Berry season is upon us! I recently purchased a bunch of blackberries and have since been trying different recipes with them (some better than others). The one which “took the cake” – haha – was the Blackberry Chocolate Cheesecake.
…no explanation necessary. Boston Cream Pie slightly adapted from Cook’s Illustrated Pastry Cream 2 c half-and-half 6 large egg yolks ½ c sugar pinch table salt ¼ c all-purpose flour 4 T cold unsalted butter, cut into four pieces 1 ½ … Continue reading
Last week my office underwent a big change when one of my coworkers retired. She was one of the more senior level people in the office and had always been my go-to human encyclopedia when I needed help on a … Continue reading
I can’t believe Thanksgiving is upon us. It snuck up on me for two reasons. First, Hurricane Sandy threw everything off. Because of her, we didn’t even have Halloween. Halloween is like a prelude to Thanksgiving – a warning that … Continue reading
My last post was rather complicated, so I’ve toned it down quite a bit for today’s post. The great thing, though, is that by looking at the final result you will think it’s so fancy there must be a lot … Continue reading