Category Archives: Dessert

Easy-Peasy Raspberry Fruit Tart With Shortbread Crust

Is this really my first post of 2014? Oops! It’s been a good and not so good year for me. My ever so understanding hubby bought me 2 shiny new bikes (sexy Italian carbon fiber for the road and good

Easy-Peasy Raspberry Fruit Tart With Shortbread Crust

Is this really my first post of 2014? Oops! It’s been a good and not so good year for me. My ever so understanding hubby bought me 2 shiny new bikes (sexy Italian carbon fiber for the road and good

Bourbon-y Chocolate-y Pecan Pie

We all have our kryptonite-glazed windmills and I guess mine just might be chocolate pecan pie. What’s not to obsess about filling that is so decadently silky with hits of boozy bourbon, creamy bittersweet choooocolate, and crunchy rich pecans? I

Bourbon-y Chocolate-y Pecan Pie

We all have our kryptonite-glazed windmills and I guess mine just might be chocolate pecan pie. What’s not to obsess about filling that is so decadently silky with hits of boozy bourbon, creamy bittersweet choooocolate, and crunchy rich pecans? I

Effortless Strawberry Shortcake With Lemon Zest Drop Scones

Our tiny little strawberry plants are still going strong, soaking up all that sun and rain in the race for strawberry-gedon. Growing up in an traditional Asian family, if I wanted baked goods I either had to go out and

Effortless Strawberry Shortcake With Lemon Zest Drop Scones

Our tiny little strawberry plants are still going strong, soaking up all that sun and rain in the race for strawberry-gedon. Growing up in an traditional Asian family, if I wanted baked goods I either had to go out and

Attack Of Strawberry Upside-Down Cake

Every summer our hardy little strawberries outdo themselves for a few weeks burying us with sweet succulent ruby red berries in an avalanche of vitamin C-packed goodness. Actually, these delicious titian gems are overflowing with perks, 1 cup contains 149%

Attack Of Strawberry Upside-Down Cake

Every summer our hardy little strawberries outdo themselves for a few weeks burying us with sweet succulent ruby red berries in an avalanche of vitamin C-packed goodness. Actually, these delicious titian gems are overflowing with perks, 1 cup contains 149%

Meyer Lemon Curd Fool With Rhubarb Sauce

“I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I’ve never been able to believe it. I don’t believe a rose would be as nice if it was called a thistle

Meyer Lemon Curd Fool With Rhubarb Sauce

“I read in a book once that a rose by any other name would smell as sweet, but I’ve never been able to believe it. I don’t believe a rose would be as nice if it was called a thistle

Meyer Lemon Panna Cotta

Yes, it’s the end of April and I still have access to tangy, juicy, succulent Meyer lemons so what dessert would highlight these lovely golden globes yet not make you feel like crawling into a cave to ride out your

Meyer Lemon Panna Cotta

Yes, it’s the end of April and I still have access to tangy, juicy, succulent Meyer lemons so what dessert would highlight these lovely golden globes yet not make you feel like crawling into a cave to ride out your

Crispy Peanut Butter M&M Cookies (Or How To Get Help In The Kitchen)

The hubby is still off canoodling and conferencing on his extended Nerdapalooza tour 2013 but before he went winging off I made a treat for myself that somehow found its way into his carry-on (?!). I think I must’ve been

Crispy Peanut Butter M&M Cookies (Or How To Get Help In The Kitchen)

The hubby is still off canoodling and conferencing on his extended Nerdapalooza tour 2013 but before he went winging off I made a treat for myself that somehow found its way into his carry-on (?!). I think I must’ve been

Tangy Meyer Lemon Shortbread Bars

Apparently medicine and academic research are itinerant fields peopled by migrant workers. You see, much as migrating birds fill the spring skies on their way back home from warmer climes, scientists and ivory towers physicians fill coach class with laptops

Tangy Meyer Lemon Shortbread Bars

Apparently medicine and academic research are itinerant fields peopled by migrant workers. You see, much as migrating birds fill the spring skies on their way back home from warmer climes, scientists and ivory towers physicians fill coach class with laptops

สังขยาฟักทอง: Kabocha Coconut Custard

Aloha, back from paradise and will be posting some other tropical recipes (yes, I couldn’t help myself and cooked on holiday but just a little); however, this SE Asian dessert was too good to pass up. This is another amazing

สังขยาฟักทอง: Kabocha Coconut Custard

Aloha, back from paradise and will be posting some other tropical recipes (yes, I couldn’t help myself and cooked on holiday but just a little); however, this SE Asian dessert was too good to pass up. This is another amazing

Zesty Meyer Lemon-Blueberry Scones

That oft quoted old adage, Gluttony Necessity is the mother of invention seems to be my cooking motto. Half of my wacky experiments are the result of cravings while the rest are made up of captivating finds and the guilt

Zesty Meyer Lemon-Blueberry Scones

That oft quoted old adage, Gluttony Necessity is the mother of invention seems to be my cooking motto. Half of my wacky experiments are the result of cravings while the rest are made up of captivating finds and the guilt