Category: Desserts

Baking, Desserts

Melt Organic Spread

A few months ago I was picked to check out some Melt buttery, organic spread, and here I am today doing it again. I love this stuff! I’ve tried using it with daily cooking and baking as well as just a topping or spread for vegetables or toast or whatever. This time around I did […]

Baking, Desserts

Lemon Sugar Cookies

I get the urge to bake about as much as I get the urge to cook. I found this little recipe in a Food Network Kitchens cookbook and thought it would be fast and easy. Well, it is, sort of, but it does require a little time and some extra steps I wasn’t expecting and […]

Baking, Desserts

Marble Biscotti Using Melt

A couple of weeks ago, I was contacted by Miranda, who does promotional services for Melt, and she sent me a couple of free samples. I first discovered Melt over at Dinners, Dishes and Desserts (Triple D if you’re Guy Fieri) and was surprised it could be used in baking. Previously, I haven’t had good […]

Desserts

Buttermilk Pancakes by Brown Eyed Baker

Wow! My pancakes look laughable compared to Brown Eyed Baker’s. I’ll tell you what, though, they still tasted awesome, especially since I added blueberries and used agave nectar instead of syrup. I don’t make pancakes very often, although with this recipe I may start. So, I learned a few interesting techniques for better pancakes that […]

Desserts

Bauducco Panettone

 As part of the Foodbuzz Tastemaker Program, I received a 26 oz. sample of Bauducco Panettone with Hershey’s Chocolate Chips and a 26 oz. sample of Bauducco Panettone with Sun-Maid Raisins.  It’s always exciting to receive a package in the mail, so imagine how excited I was to get cake mailed to me!I had never […]

Baking, Desserts

Coconut Banana Bread

One of my favorites from Bernard Clayton’s New Complete Book of Breads. This moist, scrumptious banana bread is laced with the sweet texture of shaved coconut that not only tastes incredible but lends a satisfying chewiness to every bite.Each loaf is also topped with toasted shaved coconut that lends a slightly crispy caramelized sweetness to […]