Dessert

Basic Dacquoise

Basic Dacquoise

I’ve decided to make a separate post for this dacquoise recipe, solely because it is long and I don’t need all the pictures crowding other recipes that make use of this cake layer. I originally made this dacquoise cake as the base cake for my […]

Earl Grey Victoria Sponge Mini Cakes

Earl Grey Victoria Sponge Mini Cakes

I find mini cakes so much more fun to make than full size cakes, and I like serving them to guests more as well. I think there’s something classy about having an entire cake for dessert (even if it is mini size) that is quite […]

Cherry Chocolate Mousse Cake With Mirror Glaze

Cherry Chocolate Mousse Cake With Mirror Glaze

Well this cherry chocolate mousse cake may just be the most complicated thing I’ve ever done. The technical name for this type of dessert is an entremet cake. The truth is I’m not a huge baking fan because it is far too specific. However I […]

Earl Grey Cupcakes With Blackberry Mascarpone Mousse Recipe

Earl Grey Cupcakes With Blackberry Mascarpone Mousse Recipe

This recipe idea actually came about as a way to use some leftover ingredients I had from making my Blackberry Mousse Earl Grey Entremet Cake. When I realized I had way more cake batter than I needed I figured…cupcakes. And to be honest, these Earl […]

The Best Chocolate Cake

The Best Chocolate Cake

Jump To Recipe I know, I know. There’s tons of recipes that call themselves the best chocolate cake. Heck, there’s probably a “best” post for every recipe ever. But that doesn’t mean that one of them isn’t telling the truth. This is my absolute favorite […]

Brownie Cookies

Brownie Cookies

Jump To Recipe If you are looking for the best brownie cookies recipe ever than look no further. This is it. It is precise like baking usually is, but exacting because I have been perfecting this recipe for years. I’m not usually a fan of […]

Caramelized Peaches With Mascarpone And Tinto De Verano Reduction

Caramelized Peaches With Mascarpone And Tinto De Verano Reduction

I’m pretty sure the only reason I came up with this caramelized peaches with mascarpone and tinto de verano recipe was because I had one peach, a little leftover mascarpone from my Jamon Iberico With Mascarpone Tapas, and a single bottle of Tinto de Verano. […]

Japanese Pancakes

Japanese Pancakes

Click here to skip directly to the printable Japanese pancakes recipe. It seems in the last few years these fluffy Japanese pancakes have become quite the fad. Or, maybe fad isn’t the right word as I don’t believe they are going away anytime soon. The […]

Chocolate Crackle Cookies

Chocolate Crackle Cookies

Click here to jump directly to the chocolate crackle cookies recipe I was first given this recipe by the landlady of an AirBnB I stayed at in Split, Croatia. If you follow the website regularly you know I hit a few dozen countries a year, […]

Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint cookies are one of the easiest cookies to make, yet the hardest to make look pretty. As you can tell by my picture, I haven’t quite figured out how to get them to not crack. I’ve read tons of different ways to keep them […]