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Restaurant Review: Financier Patisserie

Details: Located at Grand Central Terminal, 87 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017. Official site is https://financierpatisserie.com/

While Financier probably isn’t the home of the best cakes in New York City, I can safely say that I have never had anything from Financier that I did not like. 139 more words


Brown Sugar Cookies

Browned butter and dark brown sugar combined equals something delightful. These cookies are pretty sweet yet I’m pretty sure you’ll find yourself reaching for a second one. 448 more words


Very Chocolate Cake

Our friend G celebrated his birthday this past weekend and IMHO birthdays require cake. He requested a cake of the red velvet variety. After a bit of research I came up with the following recipe. 364 more words


Comfort Food: Banana Bread

I started baking last year when we bought our first oven. I remember I started out baking cookies, brownies, cupcakes and cakes. As time went by I learned the essentials of baking that made a better baker. 147 more words


Chocolate Mint Crisps

Chocolate Mint Crisps


  • 1½ cups packed brown sugar
  • ¾ cup butter, cubed
  • 2 tablespoons plus 11/2 teaspoons water
  • 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips 
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Buttermilk Chocolate Chip Cake

We celebrated a birthday at a recent Saturday night gathering and, for me, birthdays need cake. The birthday boy’s mom mentioned chocolate chip pancakes as something the 8 year old was asking for so I set out to make a cake that might, in some small way, match the flavor of the griddle cooked treats. 477 more words