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Amaretto Thief

Round cookie tins, particularly red and green ones, hold the promise of the treat I seek. If I can just confirm one of these tins on the counter holds those rich brown chocolate balls then I can be sure there is a stash in the basement freezer. 955 more words


Red Palm Oil Soap

Continuing on my palm oil theme of the afternoon, we’re going to use red palm oil in this batch.  This is the unrefined form of palm oil and it’s really more a carroty orange, which it gets from being loaded with carotenes. 256 more words


Cocktail Blueberries

After 32 years of loving Maraschino Cherries, I have decided to try my hand at making them at home!

However, with Cherries horribly out of season, I give you Cocktail Blueberries! 43 more words


Pear & Amaretto Tart

This tart fits so well in the gloomy autumn season. It’s got this something that just makes you want to sit down in front of a window, sip on a latte, watch the rain and eat cake. 376 more words


Pear & Almond Cake with Amaretto Caramel Sauce

My toddler loves pears. Which is why I buy them by the sackfuls. Which is also why I always end up with a bunch of pears that ripen all at the same time. 633 more words

Peaches & Cream Tart

Hi all– OK, OK, just one more peach recipe!!  I’ve had this one on my Pinterest board for months.  It calls for canned peaches (!), but I wanted to try it with fresh summer peaches and now’s the time! 297 more words


Dolci for breakfast

As you may or may now know, I’ve recently returned from an amazing trip across northern Italy, which is why things have been a little quiet here on MT lately. 1,127 more words