galette

Chai-Spiced Pear Galette with Honey-Cardamom Whipped Cream {gluten-free, refined sugar-free}

November 16, 2017
A blend of chai spices add a warm, cozy flavor to this simple pear galette with a flaky & buttery buckwheat crust. {gluten-free, refined sugar-free}

You all probably know how I feel about pie crusts, because I’ve definitely said it about a million times before. But in case I didn’t think my less-than-perfect pie crust skills were being challenged enough, I’ve now ventured into the territory of gluten-free crusts, which is a whole ordeal of its own. I honestly went […]

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Apple & Rhubarb Galette

May 18, 2015
Apple & Rhubarb Galette - A flaky free-form pie piled high with juicy fruit and topped with a hefty sprinkle of raw sugar. | www.brighteyedbaker.com Apple & Rhubarb Galette - A flaky free-form pie piled high with juicy fruit and topped with a hefty sprinkle of raw sugar. | www.brighteyedbaker.com #OXOGreenSaver @OXO @MelissasProduce

We’re back with another round of flaky, buttery pie crust-goodness! I’m pumped. Not only am I obsessed with that golden-brown crust sprinkled allll over with raw sugar, but I’m also loving the rhubarb piled high on top because – hey! – baking with rhubarb is allowed to make me feel a little more sophisticated, right? Mkaygood. This […]

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Apple and Almond Galette with Honey Whipped Cream

April 8, 2015
Apple and Almond Galette with Honey Whipped Cream - a light, rustic, fruity dessert. | www.brighteyedbaker.com

It baffles me a little bit that some people don’t like pie crust. If you ask me, half the point of eating pie, or quiche, or anything with a flaky butter crust is to eat said crust. Evidently there will be some of you out there who disagree with me wholeheartedly, but before you write […]

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The Incredible Hull: Strawberry Basil Galette with Basil Whipped Cream

May 28, 2014
Strawberry Basil Galette with Basil Whipped Cream | brighteyedbaker.com #dessert #strawberries

I have to admit that when I started making this galette, I was totally scared it would be a flop. I know that the whole strawberry basil thing is a thing – as in this isn’t just some completely random combination of flavors I decided to put together – but trying it was actually a first for […]

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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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