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seeded matzohs; a tuesdays with dorie post

Recently, I started a new job in a very busy restaurant.  Each day, we produce breads and desserts for 3 different restaurants and a bakery.  In a few words, I am working my ass off.   766 more words

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The Best Ever Homemade Brioche French Toast

I love taking simple dishes and bringing them to another level, maintaining that fantastic simplicity but heightening the taste. French toast has always been one of my favorite breakfast foods–the crisp, buttery flavor of bread dipped in a sweet cinnamon custard and griddled just right so it has those crispy swirls and designs. 984 more words


Tuesdays With Dorie: Sweet Ricotta Pie and Limoncello Cupcakes

Slacker here.

Well not completely because as usual I did the recipes on time but I just “forget” to post.

Last weeks Tuesdays With Dorie recipe was for Sweet Ricotta Pie, which is located on page 376 in Baking With Julia. 454 more words


Tuesdays With Dorie: Orange Madeleines and Pebble Bread

Last weeks Tuesdays With Dorie was Lemon Madeleines which are located on page 212 in Baking Chez Moi.  I did actually did makes these on time and like most things I forget to post.  472 more words


pebble bread; a tuesdays with dorie post

Middle Eastern bread recipes have long since been an interest of mine and living in Nashville made it easy to learn about them.  Our former home was located within the largest Kurdish community in the US and I had an opportunity to visit a small local bakery and watch as the women prepared fresh naan and then baked it in a tandoori oven.   868 more words

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Crème Bruléed Chocolate Bundt Cake - Tuesdays With Dorie

I’m not really a big fan of chocolate cake – a lot of times I think it can be rather boring and dry – so I wasn’t sure I was going to like this recipe. 104 more words

chocolate chiffon bundt cake with drunken caramel; a tuesdays with dorie post

Winter is once again showing us just who is in control.  Not only is it laughing at us, winter is flipping us the bird, repeatedly.  While I shouldn’t complain too loudly, it’s not like I live in the Boston area (sorry sis!), but as I sit here typing this, the weather forecast is calling for up to 15″ of snow to fall in the next 24 hours.   648 more words

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