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Cronuts at Home

According to Chef Dominique Ansel when he created the Cronut he had no clue it would be such a huge phenomenon. He wanted to put a donut on his pastry shop’s menu and figured he’s put a spin on it, thus the Cronut was born. 688 more words


Baking Milestone: Homemade Yeast Donuts

I’ve made donuts at home before. You know, open up the Pillsbury tube, punch a hole through the center of each preformed circle of white “dough” , toss it in oil, roll it in cinnamon sugar. 532 more words


Brazilian Savory Cookies aka "Biscoito Frito Salgado"

Biscoito Frito da vovó!!

This is My grandma’s recipe just taught to me by my mom earlier today over Easter weekend in New Jersey! Yes I’m Brazilian, but raised in Jersey and it feels like home especially when special things such as these happen! 472 more words

Sugar-Dusted Goodness: Zeppole – New Jersey

Even though it was battered by Hurricane Sandy in 2012, the Garden State is known for its beautiful shore. A favorite food from the boardwalks of Seaside or Wildwood is the delectable delight of sugar-coated fried dough known as zeppole. 201 more words


Dreams of Chicory and Powdered Sugar on A Winters Day

Here’s a #TBT for ya! (That’s a Throw Back Thursday). My husband was kind enough to surprise me with a trip to New Orleans for my 30th birthday! 557 more words

Fried choco chip cookie dough - Valentine's day special

Are you one of those people who end up eating most of the cookie dough from your mixing bowls? I am one of them! Cookie dough is one of my favorite things to eat and I have to keep reminding myself that the cookie dough is not the end product and that there is one more step in the process, ie to bake them to cookies. 377 more words


Pompushky-Ukrainian Doughnuts

Hi – I’m back!  I’ve been out helping my Mom recover from a hip replacement since this summer and continuing to do so this winter.  In fact, she and my father are living with us this winter.   252 more words