Cake

Banana Bread (Cake)

November 29, 2014

bananabread

Banana bread seems like it should be healthy – it sounds healthy. But the thing is most banana bread recipes are really just buttery cake. Not that I have anything against cake, but it should be called banana cake, so we all know what it really is. Continue Reading…

Sides

Veggies with Maple, Caper Dressing

November 21, 2014

Veggies with Maple, Caper Dressing

Thanksgiving is such a wonderful holiday and food is such a central part to the day – turkey, cranberry sauce, sweet potato pie, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes and pecan pie. I bet you are drooling now, just at the thought of it. Continue Reading…

Dessert

Chocolate Orange Souffle

November 15, 2014

Chocolate Orange Souffle

These gooey chocolate and orange soufflés are sinfully delicious. So many chocolate soufflés are made with cocoa, but these ones are made with real chocolate, cream and some boozy Cointreau. Continue Reading…

Dessert

Sweet Baby Yorkshire Puddings

November 7, 2014

Sweet Baby Yorkshire Puddings

We were eating Sunday lunch, and enjoying some roast beef and Yorkshire puddings, when the brainwave came to me. Yorkshire Puddings shouldn’t be just served as a savory side, when they have the potential to be the best dessert ever. Continue Reading…

Cake

Halloween Barmbrack

October 22, 2014

Halloween Barmbrack

Barmbrack (also known as Barnbrack) is an Irish Halloween tradition. It’s a rich fruit cake, made with dried fruits that are steeped in tea and sometimes a little whiskey too. Continue Reading…