Sweets

Coconut Flan

This dairy free coconut flan was a perfect ending to my Chinese lunar new year dinner. Flavor it with rum...

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Lindsey’s Almond Tart

Lindsey's almond tart, attributed to and a specialty of Chez Panisse, is like an oversized almond cookie. It is crunchy...

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Molten Chocolate Cake

Chocolate always says "I love you." A warm chocolate cake says "I love you forever." Share this molten chocolate cake...

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Dark and White Chocolate Terrine with Raspberry Sauce

This layered dark and white chocolate terrine with raspberry sauce is a barely frozen dessert like a semifreddo. It's a...

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Chocolate Strawberry Torte

I usually garnish this dense chocolate torte with handmade chocolate raspberry truffles, but this time I used Louisiana strawberries!

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies

Healthy cookies? These peanut butter chocolate chip cookies combine all of my favorite ingredients; oatmeal, brown sugar, peanut butter, chocolate...

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Double Ginger Snap Cookies

These rich ginger snap cookies give you a double hit of ginger; ground ginger and crystallized ginger. Cinnamon, cloves...

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Apple Tarte Tatin

The reputation of the apple tarte Tatin, an upside down caramelized apple tart, is not based on it being the...

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Lemon Meringue Pie

I always think of my dad when I think of lemon meringue pie. Or, as dad preferred to call it,...

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Gingerbread Cake with Brandied Apples

I jazzed up this gingerbread cake with a brandied apple topping. Baking gingerbread will fill your kitchen with enticing aromas!...

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Raspberry Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint cookies are another family holiday tradition. It's just not Christmas without my raspberry filled thumbprint cookies.

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Maggie’s Birthday Carrot Cake

This carrot cake recipe is an honored tradition in our family. Carrot cake is my daughter Maggie's favorite cake!

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