Bread · Uncategorized · Yeast Bread

Marmalade Chocolate Hot Cross Buns

Spices, candied orange peel and a decadent ball of chocolate ganache make these marmalade chocolate  hot cross buns outstanding. My sister always hated raisins. She thought they looked too much like chocolate chips so it was deceptive to use them. I’ve never shared my sister’s dislike for raisins but I do love chocolate and orange.… Continue reading Marmalade Chocolate Hot Cross Buns

Cakes · cheesecakes · Uncategorized

Blackberry Mead Peach Cheesecake

This creamy no-bake cheesecake with a hint of orange and chunks of peaches is topped with a blackberry mead jelly. The pistachio and butter cookie crust perfectly complements the flavors in the cheesecake. Better yet, you can prepare a Blackberry Mead Peach Cheesecake in about 30 minutes. This week was incredibly busy. We had a… Continue reading Blackberry Mead Peach Cheesecake

Bread · Breakfast · Donuts · Uncategorized

Brioche Donuts Filled Three Ways

Brioche donuts filled three ways – dark chocolate, lemon and raspberry – gives your family variety without too much effort. I’m not a morning person. I usually get up around 9 and it’s not until about 7 PM that I’m fully awake. Friends can call me any time. They know if they need a late… Continue reading Brioche Donuts Filled Three Ways

Cookies

Spiced Chocolate Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies

Spiced Chocolate Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies – Spiced dark chocolate sugar cookies with creamy pumpkin spice filling make a wonderful fall treat. My sister hated pumpkin pie and pumpkin spice. I swear she had a bizarre mutation. Who doesn’t love pumpkin spice? Well, that always meant more pumpkin pie for me and I was just fine… Continue reading Spiced Chocolate Pumpkin Sandwich Cookies