Category Archives: Dessert

Peach Raspberry Crumble (Gluten Free!)

Let’s get one thing straight. I simply can’t bring myself to jump on the gluten free bandwagon. You can blame that on croissants…and bagels…and really good beer. Flour and I go way back and despite my increasing number of friends with … Continue reading

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French Hot Chocolate

I hate to be such a Californian right now but this gloomy February weather has me cooped up by the fire in my bungalow. And by gloomy, I mean dark, rainy and 60 degrees. I’m sure my friends back on … Continue reading

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Chocolate Caramel Molten Cakes

Because nothing says “I Love You” more than an oozing caramel chocolate cake. These personal sized molten cakes are super easy to prepare, yet decadent enough for a Valentine’s Day night cap. Enjoy!

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La Petite Finale

All good things must come to an end and my time at ENSP was no different.  Our last week of the program was spent creating a winter buffet of petit fours for our graduation ceremony. French petits fours are essentially little cakes, cookies … Continue reading

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The “Wow” Factor

Ah drama…it’s good to have it in life from time to time. And the same holds true for desserts. For me there’s no better way to cap off a luxurious meal than to have the waiter bring out an elegant … Continue reading

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