Caramel-Topped Flan

Caramel-Topped Flan

  Confession #1: Before this week’s recipe, I had never had flan. Confession #2: After this week’s recipe, I officially do not like flan. Perhaps it is an acquired taste? I had heard rumors...

Ode to the Golden Brioche Loaf

Ode to the Golden Brioche Loaf

  I can’t believe that I lived almost 28 years without eating a loaf of brioche. Okay, I didn’t actually eat an entire loaf, although I was tempted to. I have had brioche rolls...

Brioche Raisin Snails

Brioche Raisin Snails

  This week’s Tuesdays With Dorie recipe, Brioche Raisin Snails, was chosen by Peabody over at Culinary Concoctions by Peabody. At first I was a little intimidated by this recipe since it combined three...

Pot Roast in the Crock Pot

Pot Roast in the Crock Pot

  I absolutely adore my crock pot. I love being able to devote a small amount of time in the morning in order to have a hot, hearty, and delicious meal done and waiting...

Russian Grandmothers’ Apple Pie-Cake

Russian Grandmothers’ Apple Pie-Cake

  This week’s Tuesdays With Dorie recipe, Russian Grandmothers’ Apple Pie-Cake, was chosen by Natalie over at Burned Bits. Thanks Natalie, for choosing such a wonderful recipe! Not that a fabulous Dorie recipe is...

Royal Crown’s Tortano

Royal Crown’s Tortano

  I noticed a few weeks ago that a new food blogging group had formed – the Bread Baking Babes. They tackle a new type of bread each month and then blog about it...

Tiramisu

Better late than never, right? After a power outage kept me from actually getting on my computer, I bring you… Tiramisu!   A few months ago I came across a tiramisu recipe in the...

Daring Bakers: French Bread ala Julia Child

Daring Bakers: French Bread ala Julia Child

I was definitely not surprised to see that this month’s challenge was bread, given that Breadchick Mary at The Sour Dough, along with Sara at I Like to Cook, was hosting it. French bread…...

Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken and Dumplings

I have only had chicken and dumplings once in my twenty-something years of existence. However, I do remember that I loved them. I have been seeing some of these dishes pop up on a...

Almost Fudge Gateau

Almost Fudge Gateau

Almost-Fudge… couldn’t really explain it any better myself! I was beyond excited when Nikki of Crazy Delicious chose the Almost-Fudge Gâteau for this week’s recipe. I decided to make two smaller cakes instead of...