Pies, Tarts, etc.

Confession #125: Fresh fruit tempts me… Apricot Almond Galette

June 14, 2013
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It’s summer again. Can you believe it?? Well I guess it’s not technically summer just yet, but it might as well be. And guess what? The fruit trees are showering us with ripe fruit, which is totally perfect for summer baking. If I even tried to resist all that fresh, gorgeous fruit, it wouldn’t happen. […]

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Confession #85: I Must Love Myself… Chocolate Tart {GF}

September 21, 2012
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So this week, I celebrated my birthday by making a Chocolate Tart. Except this isn’t just any Chocolate Tart, because, well, just look at it. Tell me that doesn’t look sinfully rich and chocolate-y. This is serious chocolate business here, folks. We start out with a Chocolate Graham Cracker crust, with some espresso powder added […]

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Confession #72: I’m hogging all the berries… Berry Tartlets

June 29, 2012
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The other day I told you about the Ice Cream Cupcake Peanut Butter Cups I made, the ones I kept to myself for 2 1/2 weeks before sharing with you all. This week, I made Berry Tartlets in preparation for July 4th and, in doing so, hogged a bunch of the fresh, juicy berries we had […]

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Confession #41: I’ve never made apple pie before… Mini Apple Pies

December 21, 2011
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I’m not big on pie. There’s nothing wrong with it, it just doesn’t have chocolate :-/ So I’ve never made apple pie before, because I had no reason. That is, I had no reason until a few days ago. I had to realize that when I made desserts for the holiday party I’ve been talking […]

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