Recipes

Chocolate Eclairs

Chocolate Eclairs

These delicious eclairs look fancy and difficult but they are really fun to make. The airy chou pastry is super easy to work with and really versatile. And by the way, pastry cream is basically the best thing to come out of France. Ever. I ate four before I got to the […]

Chocolate Donuts!

Chocolate Donuts!

  Chocolate Eclairs Ingredients Filling: 2 cups whole milk 1/2 vanilla bean split lengthwise 6 egg yolks 2/3 cup sugar 1/4 cup cornstarch 1 tbs cold unsalted butter Pastry: 1 cup water 8 tbsps (1 stick) unsalted butter 1/2 tsp salt 1 1/2 tsps sugar 1 cup all-purpose flour 3 […]

Blueberry Apple Tart

Blueberry Apple Tart

  Blueberry Apple Tart Ingredients For flaky pastry dough: 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp salt 24 tbsps (3 sticks) plus 3 Tbs. unsalted butter cut into cubes 3/4 cup ice water 3 tsps sugar optional Instructions For the Dough: In a food processor, combine the flour and salt and […]

German Chocolate Cake

German Chocolate Cake

  German Chocolate Cake Ingredients For the Cake: 4 ounces (115 grams) semi sweet chocolate chopped 2 1/4 cups (270 grams) cake flour 3/4 cup (70 grams) unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/2 tsps baking powder 1/2 tsp salt 1 cup (240 ml) lukewarm coffee 1 cup (240 ml) buttermilk 1 […]

Blueberry Galette

Blueberry Galette

  Blueberry Galette Ingredients For flaky pastry dough: 4 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp salt 24 tbsps (3 sticks) plus 3 Tbs. unsalted butte cut into cubes 3/4 cup ice water 3 tsps sugar optional For the Filling: 2 tbsps fresh lemon juice 1/4 cup sugar 2 tbsps flour Instructions […]

Mini Vanilla Cupcakes

Mini Vanilla Cupcakes

  Mini Vanilla Cupcakes Ingredients For the Cupcakes: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp salt 2 tsps baking powder 1/2 cup unsalted butter softened 3/4 cup sugar (if you like your cupcakes very sweet, add a little more.) 2 eggs 1 cup milk 2 tsps vanilla extract For the Icing: […]

Vanilla Bean Bundt Cake

Vanilla Bean Bundt Cake

  Vanilla Bean Bundt Cake Ingredients For the Cake: 1 tsp bourbon 1 vanilla bean split lengthwise 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour sifted into measuring cups 2 tsps baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 1/2 cup Plus 6 tbsp unsalted butter (1 3/4 sticks), room temperature 3/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup […]