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Coffee Malteds

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 As I’ve started baking my way through “Dorie’s Cookie’s” I’m finding recipes with ingredients not commonly found in cookies (a mincemeat option for cookie bars, for example – I’m assuming she means the kind without beef).  I love hearing about how other … Continue reading

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Chocolate Oatmeal Biscoff Cookies

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 Cookies are a mainstay in my home – during the 30ish days in a month, there are homemade cookies in the house about 23 of those days. I’ve found a few recipes that we love and rotate through – it includes these … Continue reading

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Blueberry Nectarine Custard Pie

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   The official last day of summer is September 23rd, something that I don’t really want to talk about. It’s been a great summer, and as much as I like the fall, I’m sad to see the season end. Some of … Continue reading

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Chocolate Meringue Cookies

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 My oldest brother and I went to the same college, and I remember watching him eat like a typical college guy – for example, every week McDonald’s ran a “10 cent Tuesday” special, when you could get a plain hamburger 10 … Continue reading

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Lemon Curd Tart

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 You know that giant cake I wrote about last week? And that it had about 8 billion eggs in it? Making (and eating) the cake was great, but afterward I had a lot of egg yolks left over. In as much … Continue reading

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Tourteau de Chèvre

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Years ago a little kid once told me , “I love cheese and I love cake but I don’t love cheesecake!” I thought the kid was crazy but in recent years I have tried what others in France, Germany and Italy … Continue reading

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Macadamia Nut, Chocolate Chunk & Coconut Ice Cream

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Summertime is here, and in my world that’s not defined not as bathing suit season, but rather, as ice cream season (I understand these are not mutually exclusive items, but but I like to keep them separate in my head). … Continue reading

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Apricot Oat Bars

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OK, just as I think I can’t take anymore apricots I make a recipe like this that reminds me how good this fruit is and how versatile it can be!   I’ve chopped the apricots into salsa. I’ve dried the apricots. … Continue reading

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Truffles and Sponge Candy – August Daring Bakers Challenge

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The August 2011 Daring Bakers’ Challenge was hosted by Lisa of Parsley, Sage, Desserts and Line Drive and Mandy of What the Fruitcake?!. These two sugar mavens challenged us to make sinfully delicious candies! This was a special challenge for … Continue reading

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February 2011 Daring Bakers’ Challenge

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The February 2011 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Mallory from A Sofa in the Kitchen. She chose to challenge everyone to make Panna Cotta from a Giada De Laurentiis recipe and Nestle Florentine Cookies. Last month, Streusel kindly took … Continue reading

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