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Mini Apple Pies

Mini Apple Pies

So I admit to perusing Pinterest and looking for new things to try and while doing so one evening I saw these miniature apple pies and had to give it a go. However, I could not use apple pie filling out of a can and pre-made pastry dough, that’s not […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]