Dessert, Recipes

Caramel Sauce

Lately there has been a lot of caramel sauce floating around the blogosphere.  Some of my favorite blogs have posted things like a Pumpkin Pie with Caramel, Caramel Pecan Hand Pies, Caramel Apple Pie, Salted Caramel Buttercream, oh, and another Caramel Apple Pie.  I guess mostly I've been seeing lots of caramel and pie. Tonight a bunch of TAs are getting together… Continue reading Caramel Sauce

Dessert, Recipes

Canadian Fried Dough

A unique doughnut made with whole-wheat flour and covered in cinnamon sugar from our great neighbors to the North. A few weeks ago, I wrote about making Ricotta Doughnuts and getting over fears of deep frying.  What I may not have mentioned then is that I really like doughnuts.  And fried dough in general.  Zeppoles,… Continue reading Canadian Fried Dough

Bake on Saturday, Dessert, Recipes

Bake on Saturday: Vanilla Peach Cupcakes (for Four)

A mini-batch of cupcakes filled with sweet peaches and scented with vanilla. I live an apartment with three other young women (I was about to say girls, but the feminist parts of my brain are trying to get myself to stop using that term to describe fully grown adult females), which is great.  Except we… Continue reading Bake on Saturday: Vanilla Peach Cupcakes (for Four)