Belgian Chocolate Tart Step-by-Step

Posted on Nov 11, 2013 in Cakes, Tortes & Frostings, Recipes, Sweet Treats | 2 comments

Belgian Chocolate Tart Step-by-Step

I love the creamy richness of this tart...I've only made it with Belgian chocolate but I'm sure any good quality chocolate will work well. It's easy and it's luscious.

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Limoncello Cheesecake Step-by-Step

Posted on Apr 11, 2012 in Cakes, Tortes & Frostings, Sweet Treats | 0 comments

Limoncello Cheesecake Step-by-Step

What do you talk to your hairdresser about? Claudia, my parruchiere (hairdresser), and I have often end up talking about food. (Bet you’re shocked, aren’t you!) She’s as thin as a rail but she loves to eat!  As a child, she visited an Italian uncle who emigrated in the States and still remembered eating cupcakes, cheesecake and chocolate chip cookies, among other things, during her visits. When I told her I sometimes taught cooking classes, she jumped at the chance to learn to make these...

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Fresh Apple Cake Step-by-Step

Posted on Oct 29, 2011 in Cakes, Tortes & Frostings, Step-by-step Cooking, Sweet Treats | 2 comments

Fresh Apple Cake Step-by-Step

It's dense and delicious! And the secret to it's "deliciousness" is in the glaze! It stores well, even without refrigeration. And though it's a fall specialty...it can be enjoyed any time of year. Bake it in a tube pan, or even in a couple loaf pans.

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