Dueling Linzer Hearts Cookies

   I posted a recipe for Linzer Heart Cookies a long time ago, that came from my Silver Palate Cookbook, one of my favorite cookbooks from days gone by. And it was good. But this recipe is from Alex Guarnaschelli, and she’s one of my favorite chefs. And she’d recommended this as one of her […]


Chocolate Sour Cream Pound Cake with Raspberry Sauce

 I have no justification for this post whatsoever other than…chocolate. If you are health conscious, as we all should be, stick with a lovely cup of yogurt, and enjoy. Read no further. Seriously. I mean it. You’ll be really, really sorry if you carry on reading. You’re about to be tempted. Turn back. There be […]


Two Christmas Cookie Recipes: Raspberry Shortbread and Chocolate Caramel Treasures

Are you looking for a recipe or two for some wonderful Christmas cookies? I won two different cookie contests in my small ‘burg in the Boonies with these delicious recipes. Chocolate Caramel Treasures and Raspberry Shortbread are my two prize winning recipes. And if you’re not looking to cook, the story of how I became the […]