Tag: chocolate

Macarons, Recipes

Cherry Cordial Macarons

Ever since my son was a boy, I have always put a box of cherry cordials in his Christmas stocking.  So, on Easter I surprised him with a box of Cherry Cordial Macarons.   Let’s BAKE! INGREDIENTS: MACARON 150 grams powdered sugar 124 grams almond flour 16 grams cocoa powder 100 grams egg whites, room […]

Recipes, Scones

S’More Scones

Growing up I enjoyed going to camp, and some of my favorite memories are around the campfire making and eating s’mores.  So, I thought that I would combine 2 things I enjoy, s’mores and scones.  Here is my recipe for S’More Scones. Let’s BAKE! INGREDIENTS: CHOCOLATE SCONES 8 tablespoons butter 1 1/4 cups unbleached flour […]

Muffins, Recipes

Banana Nutella Swirl Muffins

I have been making Banana Muffins for years.  Many years ago, on a trip to Italy with my family, my sister introduced me to Nutella.  I have been a fan ever since.  One day while making my Banana Muffins I thought, “why don’t I add Nutella to my muffins?”.  I have been swirling Nutella in […]

Macarons, Recipes

Heart-Shaped Raspberry Macarons

Valentine’s day is coming up and my husband loves raspberries and dark chocolate.  So I am making him Heart-shaped Raspberry Macarons, and sharing the recipe with you.  With macarons, it is important to weigh your ingredients. Let’s BAKE! INGREDIENTS: COOKIES150 grams powdered sugar124 grams almond flour2 teaspoons freeze-dried raspberry powder (see note below)100 grams egg […]

Recipes, Scones

Scone au Chocolat

My husband and I traveled to France with my parents a couple of years ago.  While we were in Paris we stayed in an apartment  next door to Thevenin Patisserie that made wonderful croissants and other delicious pastries.  Every morning we would go downstairs to the patisserie and pick-up some freshly baked croissants for breakfast.  Their […]