Tag: baking

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chocolate olive oil cookies

Delicious and fudgy chocolate olive oil cookies are the perfect sized treat to satisfy your chocolate cravings. Made with 70% cocoa chocolate and cocoa powder, these cookies provide a rich chocolate taste. They have the perfect texture and bite, you know when you sink your teeth into gooey chocolate goodness […]

Cheddar and Jalapeño Buttermilk Drop Biscuits

These cheddar and jalapeño buttermilk drop are biscuits are big, beautiful and buttery. The perfect accompaniment for brunch or a weekend BBQ. The salty flavor from the sharp cheddar is well balanced with the spiciness of the jalapeños and the tanginess of the buttermilk. This is the type of dish […]

Chai Creme Brûlée

Chai Creme Brûlée

Chai Crème Brûlée is a simple dessert to make. It has a fragrant aroma and a warm flavor which balances well into a creamy, sweet custard. Homemade Crème Brûlée will always impress your family and guests. It is a simple custard dessert made with egg yolks, heavy cream, and sugar. […]

Thumb Print Cookies

Thumb Print Cookies

Thumb Print Cookies are one of my favorite cookies to make. Make the dough in advance and store it in the fridge or freezer. Personalize the cookies with your preferred jam flavor. This dough is made with cream cheese which creates a soft, chewy, and delicious cookie structure. Additionally, the […]

Best Berry Crumble Cake

Best Berry Crumble Cake

I can not say enough wonderful things about this berry crumble cake. It is light and fluffy but packed with flavor. Well-balanced cake flavored with sour cream and lemon zest. Blueberries and strawberries layers in the cake provide beautiful color and keep the cake moist. The crumble topping adds a […]

Tomato and Basil Italian Focaccia

Tomato and Basil Italian Focaccia

Soft and sweet focaccia is topped with tomato sauce and fresh basil leaves. Eat it on its own or along with some roasted garlic or good quality olive oil. Focaccia is my favorite bread to make. It was the first type of bread I attempted and continues to be my […]

Saffron and Cardamom Rice Pudding

Cardamom and Saffron Rice Pudding (Kheer)

Creamy saffron rice pudding slow-cooked on the stovetop. This wonderful treat can be made in advance. Perfect tret to carry with you on a hike or picnic. It is mildly sweet but creamy with textural variety from pistachios and raisins. Toast the rice in ghee and cook in milk seeped […]

Blueberry and Lemon Bread Pudding

Blueberry Lemon Bread Pudding

Delicious and flavorful blueberry and lemon bread pudding. A delicious custard created with eggs, milk, sugar, lemon zest, and vanilla. Top with blueberries and bake in the oven. Top with a delicious blueberry compote, maple syrup, powdered sugar, fresh blueberries, and lemon zest. I don’t know about you guys but […]

Lemon Elderflower Tart

Lemon Elderflower Tart

Lemon and elderflower are one of my favorite flavor combinations. This lemon elderflower tart beautifully showcases the floral and citrus taste of elderflower, and pairs well with the vibrant and bold lemon. The sweet and creamy curd sets perfectly in the nutty pastry tart. After chosen by the former Duke […]

Pesto and Goat Cheese Pizza

Pesto and Goat Cheese Pizza

Delicious homemade pizza dough topped with pesto, goat cheese, shredded mozzarella, and cherry tomatoes. This topping is perfect for a Sunday dinner or as a fun appetizer. It is a salty and creamy combination that will make your tastebuds sing. The freshness from the tomatoes add some nice acid and […]