Dessert

Blueberry Muffins
Dessert

Blueberry Muffins …..simply irresistible!

 

 Blueberry Muffins are simply irresistible. Fresh luscious blueberries folded into a simple batter make sweet flavor bursting muffins with a firm cake-like crumb. Though I categorize them under Dessert, I can eat these for breakfast, snack, and dessert. Blueberries Blueberries are new age fruits to me. I tasted them only after […]

Italian Buttercream
Dessert

Perfect Italian Buttercream

 

 Crème au Beurre or buttercream is a light, smooth icing that we use often in pastry kitchens. I learned how to make buttercream at my culinary school – International Culinary Center. Buttercreams taste heavenly. Did I mention that? There are many variations of the basic formula of the buttercream. The well known […]

Mango Ginger Pannacotta
Dessert

Mango Ginger Panna cotta

 

 The Mango Ginger Panna cotta is creamy and delectable with a hint of ginger and layer of mango. This is a winning combination and a party delight. Panna cotta is the easiest thing to make. I first made this at work, when catering to a graduation party. It was an […]

Chocolate Cupcakes
Dessert

Decadent Chocolate Cupcakes

 

 Decadent and moist, these Chocolate Cupcakes are velvety smooth and so very delicious! I made these for my daughter’s birthday and the kids decorated their cupcakes with M&M’s and sprinkles. They had a ball! I decorated mine with crystallized ginger. My husband had his plain. You can do so much […]

Streusel Coffee Cake
Dessert

Cinnamon Pecan Streusel Coffee Cake

 

 Cinnamon Pecan Streusel Coffee Cake is a rich, moist, tender cake with a satisfying crunch from the streusel topping. And an absolute delight to make and so easy that my seven-year-old son baked it all by himself. I love streusel coffee cakes. Love them over cream filled ones. I read […]