Quantcast
Archive | dessert RSS feed for this section
Quick and Easy Chocolate Mug Cake recipe on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Quick and easy fudgey chocolate mug cake

This post is produced in partnership with Le Creuset Canada. Have you seen the new Le Creuset colours – Sage – “a new hue that manages to look modern and retro all at once” – and Meringue – “a shade every kitchen craves, a delicate neutral that accentuates any other hue”? Both are very spring-like […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }
Spices Speculoos Flan from David Lebovitz's My Paris Kitchen on eatlivetravelwrite.com

French Fridays: Spiced Speculoos Flan from My Paris Kitchen

This week’s recipe for Cook the Book Fridays from David Lebovitz’s My Paris Kitchen is another classic bistro dish with a twist. This week we made a flan (crème caramel) flavoured with Speculoos Spread (Cookie Butter). Now I don’t find crème caramel that challenging (it’s one of those magic dishes that looks a lot more […]

Read full story Comments { 3 }
Dorie Greenspan Toasted Buckwheat and Chopped Chocolate Sablés from Baking Chez Moi on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Baking Chez Moi): Toasted Buckwheat and Chopped Chocolate Sablés

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi was a lovely cross between chocolate chip cookies and shortbread that *felt* slightly healthy because of the buckwheat flour. Dorie’s using an interesting technique of toasting the buckwheat flour gives these even more of a nuttiness than the buckwheat does on its own (hence the […]

Read full story Comments { 4 }
Dorie Greenspan Moroccan Semolina and Almond Cookies from Dories Cookies on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie (Dorie’s Cookies): Moroccan Semolina and Almond Cookies

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Dorie’s Cookies was Moroccan Semolina and Almond Cookies. Dorie says: It was a picture in a French magazine that won my heart and set me to dreaming about what these cookies would be like. In the picture, the sugar-coated cookies were cracked — I later learned that in […]

Read full story Comments { 7 }
Dorie Greenspan Almond Stripes on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Tuesdays with Dorie: Almond Stripes from Baking Chez Moi

This week’s Tuesdays with Dorie recipe from Baking Chez Moi was one I had a little difficulty with. “Almond Stripes” are a sort of piped out shortbread cookie made with almond meal, kind of like these Viennese Sablés we made last year except that I couldn’t for the life of me pipe them out (I […]

Read full story Comments { 5 }
National Cupcake Day 2019 Fudgey chocolate cupcakes on eatlivetravelwrite.com

Fudgey Chocolate Cupcakes for National Cupcake Day

Remember earlier this month when I announced that today, February 25th, is Canada’s seventh National Cupcake Day – raising money for SPCAs and Humane Societies across the country? That’s right –  today is all about cupcakes – and raising money to help animals in need all around Canada. This is my seventh year participating and […]

Read full story Comments { 3 }