Category Archives: Bread/Pastry

Parfait! Cheesy Garlic Bread

Cheesy in a good way. I have a very good local spice merchant – – tho’ they also do a fine job with orders over teh interwebs – Penzey’s. Their prices are good, service excellent, and I love, Love, LOVE … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Brioche

We were in New Orleans. In August. Not an optimal time to visit, but, my husband was presenting at a conference and we’d never been and friends had interesting restaurant recommendations and, there we were; melting just a little bit … Continue reading

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Parfait! Garlic Parsley Rolls

A couple of years ago, my mom-in-law gave me a bunch of cooking pamphlets and recipes she’d collected over the years, and then decided she wasn’t likely to be using them. Lucky me, I love stuff like that! And so … Continue reading

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Lemon Crunch Cupcakes

I was going through the rack of cookbooks I have downstairs (as opposed to the stacks and racks of cookbooks I have all over the rest of the house), and came across a 1973 recipe book from the editors of … Continue reading

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Parfait! No Yeast – BEER! – Pizza Dough

I have a bunch of different za! dough recipes banging around this here blog thing-y, and I am pretty darned pleased with several of them, but for sheer speed and taste and ease of tossing together at the last possible … Continue reading

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Jalapeño & Pimiento Cheese Waffles

So… you may recall the jalapeño and pimiento cheese spread from last week. It was terrific stuffed into dates, wrapped in duck bacon, lightly seasoned, and baked. It was very tasty spread into crackers, celery spears, and endive leaves for … Continue reading

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Garlic Fingers and Beer Crust

I was reading a novel set in Portland, Maine, and, at a gathering, one of the characters thanked another for bringing the garlic fingers. Garlic Fingers? I was intrigued, so QuickLikeABunny, I went to da google to see what I … Continue reading

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Tasty! French Toast

Who knew? Aunt Beezy’s soda bread makes the Best! French Toast. Ever! And, since tomorrow is St. Paddy’s Day, and yeh, a lot of folk’ll be making soda bread, I thought I may as well share Barb’s Aunt Beezy’s recipe, … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Waffles

‘Twas the morning before Valentine’s Day, and all thro’ the house… well, a lot of creatures were stirring. The cat, who’s been on a diet for two years was whining for his food, the dog, knowing full well that suitcases … Continue reading

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Parfait! Party Bread

Lots of folk have a set of these fun shaped tubes for making little loaves of bread for parties – many, like my favorite sister, probably picked up a set at one of those home shopping gatherings for cool foods … Continue reading

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