Ripe sugar plums and saffron combine for an incredible Peach-and-Plum Saffron Almond Cake.
Salted butter caramel macarons and orbs of Early Grey tea at Le Bistrol, Paris. This was just one of our food stops during our two week trip to NW France and Paris.
Bacon, Cheddar, and Carrot Buns
Alfajor Ice Cream Sandwiches - Chocolate alfajor cookies sandwich filled with dulce de leche ice cream and chocolate fudge sauce.
The BEST Chocolate Cheesecake
Cherry Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream with homemade Cherry Pie.
Lychee. A deliciously sweet summer fruit.
Lemon-glazed lemon sour cream pound cake with candied zest
Summer Salad with Citrus Lavender Dressing!
The second installment of my Salsa Series: a recipe for Avocado Salsa. Great with seafood.
Chill out with a Pink Grapefruit Saketini!
Williams-Sonoma Blueberry Muffins
Summer corn soup
Blueberry Pancakes. Fresh local blueberries cooked just long enough to make a sauce. Perfect topping for pancakes.
The popular Italian desert Tiramisu made into a cupcake. Delicious!
Grilled Chicken with Honeydew Salsa
Peach Blackberry Crumble Tart...the perfect end to a summer meal!
Tomato Curry - a finalist in The Washington Post's Tomato Recipe Contest!
Blueberry cornbread cobbler
cold cucumber and yogurt soup: iced and flavoured!! (in italian with blog translator)
Grilled boneless rib steaks. Canadian AAA Alberta beef. Tender and flavourful. Served over a bed of sauted mushrooms.
Pluot and Plum Perfect Parfait. I call it my "Tom Sawyer" parfait. Find out why...
Vietnamese Noodle Salad with Steak. Bright and fresh for summer.
Ensaimadas, typical Spanish brioche from Balearic Islands (text and recipe in Italian)
Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookies...You won't believe how EASY & DELICIOUS these cookies are!!!
Alfajor Ice Cream Sandwich - chocolate alfajor cookies filled with dulce de leche ice cream and fudge sauce.
Peach sour cream ice cream.
Scalloped tomatoes. Homegrown and fantastically savory and sweet at the same time.
These avocado coconut creamsicles are surprisingly decadent. The avocado, coconut milk, and cream freeze to a smooth texture.
This delicious jam is made with ripe peaches, lemon balm & Marc de Bourgogne
Jam thumbprint cookies.
confiture abricot, agar agar [in French]
Cold Brewed Iced Coffee with a splash of almond extract, a little bit of agave and half & half.