Category: Recipe

Best Raspberry Clafoutis Recipe

Clafoutis Recipe is a delicate french dessert consisting of cherries, encased in a fluffy batter and baked in a ramekin – served with confectioners sugar, or a dollop of creme fraiche. Cherries can be replaced with any fruit – from apples, pears, plums to berries, although they can …

Easy Delicious Coconut Macaroons Recipe

Not to be confused with their North American homonym, these delicate french treats are famous for their delicate presentation and petite form – very french, indeed! Macaroons are one of my favourite french indulgences – Mike and I went on a macaroon binge last time we were in …

Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe In Cupcakes

Lemon Meringue Pie Recipe + Cupcakes = Genius. I know I say this a lot, and many of you must be wondering how I am not 300 lbs (portioning, people!…and a hot yoga addiction to even out the others) but lemon curd – the amazingly silky lemon-infused pastry …

Chocolate Maple Syrup Raisin Walnut Pie Recipe

Tis the season – for Maple Syrup! Every year, there is a 4-6 window where the climate in Canada is perfect for collecting sap from trees and making Maple Syrup. During the month of March you will find tons of events going on celebrating the best kind of …

Pithivier Recipe Filled With The Delicious Frangipane

There is a town in France, called Pithivier, which produces these amazing desserts. Puff pastry rounds, stuffed with almond pastry cream and (traditionally) rum are as beautiful to eat as they are to look at. The Pithivier pictured here is filled with the delicious frangipane and stuffed with …

French Almond Pear Tart Recipe

My French Foray Continues! A french almond flan is a delicious little tart, filled with frangipane and studded with fruit. Frangipane is an almond pastry cream which is thick and creamy and perfect when peared (hehe) with pears and equally delicious with apples. Pear Tart Recipe Sweet Pastry …

Sweet & Delicious Pecan Pie Recipe!

Pecan pie is a sinful delight. There is just something about a flaky crust stuffed with a gooey filling, with just-crunchy-enough pecan pieces that spells perfection, no matter the occassion. These tarts are something that never fail to satisfy and hit the spot, and if I could eat …

Fall In Love With Pumpkin Pie Recipe

I have a love affair with every season that is so fresh and pure that I forget that my last great love affair (note: summer) is over and I rejoice in all that is new. Autumn owns my heart and I have ‘fallen’ for it all – the …

3 Mix and Match Chocolate Pecan Pie Recipe

This pie is about as close as it gets to true comfort food in perfect form. Whoever loves the store bought varieties will absolutely lose their mind when they try one of these, homemade with love, freshly baked and warmed from the oven, gooey centred, flaky crusted treats. …

Chocolate Cappuccino Cheesecake and Oreo Crumb Crust Recipe

Doesn’t that sound fancy? The texture is just as luxurious and the ‘cappuccino’ flavour intensifies the chocolatiness of this cheesecake just enough to make it ‘to die for’. For those of you in my circle of recipe-testers, there is no need for further introduction. But for those who …