Tag Archives: Dessert

Dinner Parties and Sour Cherry Almond Tart

Last night I made a dinner as a belated birthday party for our friend Chris Bram. In typical fashion I made too much. The theme for the menu was small plates, I was feeling energetic and wanted to make a … Continue reading

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Apricot Tart

Apricots are one of my favorite fruits.  It’s been a great season for them here in the Northeastern United States every week I by many pounds of them and come home and try make something with them: Apricot Ice Cream, … Continue reading

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  I love Quince, but it’s a but of a chore to process for cooking, hard and gnarly peeling, coring and cutting it up can be a challenge.  This recipe solves all these problems and in the end gives you … Continue reading

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Oat Biscuits, Strawberries, Stewed Rhubarb and Quark Whipped Cream

The thing that is most appealing to me about this take on strawberry shortcake other than the addition of rhubarb is that I leave it for my guests to assemble.  As hard as it may be to believe some people … Continue reading

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