Dessert

Turmeric Cutout Cookies

Who knew that turmeric would be so delicious in a cookie? The earthiness of the spice is tempered by the butter and sugar, and…

Peach Crumb Cake

This irresistibile peach crumb cake tastes like summer should. Half crumble, half cake, this dessert defies traditional dessert definitions and is in a category…

Cherry Pie

Cherry pie 2 cold pie crust disks, (recipe follows) 4 cups pitted fresh cherries (about 2 1/2 pounds unpitted) 3/4 cup (150 g) sugar…

Apricot Jam Hand Pies

I’ve made delicious hand pies in the past, but this recipe (adapted from Joy the Baker) trumps all that came before. The crust is…

Strawberry-Lemon Scones

There is a bit of confusion surrounding the definition of “scones” and (as usual) when there is any misunderstanding¬†within the English language, it’s America’s…

Triple Lemon Bundt Cake

I love lemon desserts, especially lemon cakes, so when we went to the seaside over the weekend and I found our lemon tree overflowing…

Apple pie

Here is my favorite apple pie recipe! Foolproof, and time-tested, she won’t let you down. Please follow carefully all of the chilling instructions, which…

Tiramisu cookies

Here I am with a new recipe for #MyXmasCookies! Inspired by the brilliant Italian dessert that is tiramisu, these bite-sized, cream-filled treats delight the…

Chocolate Chiffon Cake

This decadent double chocolate chiffon cake is so so delicious, you might want to think twice before making one. Its dramatic height and impressive…

Peach Pound Cake

This beautiful, moist and flavor-packed peach bundt cake tastes just like summer. Both chopped and pur√©ed peaches add to the bright, intense aroma and…