Desserts

Gum Mastice Ice Cream

Gum Mastic Ice Cream

While the first batch of the mastic pudding I made a couple of days ago was baking in the oven, the second one was churning in the ice cream machine. Even though mastic is so

Avocado Chocolate Pudding

Avocado Chocolate Pudding

We have been having some incredibly beautiful weather lately: Warm and sunny but not yet unbearably hot. I have been accordingly taking advantage of that by spending as much time as I can outdoors and

Cream Cheese Chocolate Truffles

Cream Cheese Chocolate Truffles

Looking for an excuse to make chocolate truffles? Here is a couple. 1. Chocolate fixes all problems, especially when in truffle form.2. Chocolate is a great way to say “I love you” to yourself.3. Chocolate

Tarragon Ice Cream

Tarragon Ice Cream

What does a wise girl do when she has leftover tarragon? She makes ice cream, of course 🙂 After using a couple of tablespoons to make omelette aux fines herbes, I had a bunch left

Saffron Yogurt Parfait with Stewed Figs Recipe

Saffron Yogurt Parfait + Stewed Figs

An ordinary yogurt snack can be turned into a treat worthy of royalty thanks to a hint of saffron flavor and a lovely, lovely golden hue. There is something palatial about this yogurt despite its

Egg-Free, Gluten-Free Brown Rice Pancakes

These brown rice pancakes are egg-free, gluten-free, enriched with flax seeds and most satisfying. The batter works great for waffles too. But making waffles means you will need a waffle maker but for pancakes, all

Espresso Mascarpone-Stuffed Dates

Espresso Mascarpone-Stuffed Dates

It all started with a craving for coffee combined with popular demand for a date recipe from both my husband and readers. I closed my eyes and imagined a coffee-flavored dessert and the first thing

Super Moist Gingerbread Muffins

Super Moist Gingerbread Muffins

When I moved to the US in 2001, I didn’t know what to think of American food. I didn’t know much about it and I liked burgers and banana split but knew there had to

Whole Wheat Apple Cake

Whole Wheat Apple Cake

I’d like to be able to say that I have finally had the time today to change the age on my profile from 32 to 33 but I’m afraid that doesn’t sound very credible as

Le meilleur gâteau au chocolat

Le meilleur gâteau au chocolat

Oui, c’est vrai…It is The Best Chocolate Cake! Many of my holiday gifts this year were for kitchen fun. Popover pans, whisks, and measuring cups were only a few of the many exhilarating toys I