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Fresh Bread - A click a day.

The aroma of fresh, soft baked bread makes your mouth water and arouses an irresistible craving inside you. Coupled with a generous slapping of Kerrygold salted butter and you’ve got me. 56 more words


Challah (adapted from Baking with Julia)

2 Tbsp unsalted or salted butter (really soft or melted)

1 1/2 Tbsp active dry yeast
1/2 cup tepid water (around skin temp, 80º-90ºF)
pinch of sugar… 717 more words


White Chocolate Cupcakes

These cupcakes are versatile and will become a favourite.  Just because, or for your next special occasion, these are sure to fit the bill.

To take them over the top fold in about 1/2 cup of mini white chocolate chips before baking. 289 more words


Dinner Menu: Salmon in Dill Sauce with Raspberry Pear Salad

Haven’t posted a dinner menu for a while. Pears are on sale right now, so I wanted to take advantage of that. It  has nothing to do with me being tired of plums, grapes and tomatoes. 198 more words


Torta di Rose (Rose Cake)

Here it is another of my favorite cakes :) and I tell you soon, there are no roses in the recipe, but the name is just because of the shape (I’ll tell you more, in my village of origin we call it also “Ricciolina”, which means small curls). 690 more words


Mmm... Cream Horns

Making these was a fun way to spend a sweltering late August day.Cut a flat of puff pastry into strips like so.  These are roughly 3/4″ wide – each one will become one horn when wound around the specialty pastry molds.   207 more words


Cranberry Grapefruit Muffins

Here are just a few ways you can tell I’m no baker.

  1. I measure things in “handfuls,” “bunches,” “splashes,” and other oh-so-specific terms.
  2. I (always, always, always) eat the batter. 
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