Category Archives: Deserts

The Hottest Dessert of the Year Is Burnt

Most desserts that make the internet are either modern creations, such as the cotton candy milkshake or the reverse engineered cronut. This is the newest sweet that has captured Americans’ attention. It is also almost three decades old. It isn’t even very attractive to look at. Basque country crustless cheesecake is now popular in the U.S. It’s basically… Read More »

Cherry clafoutis is the casual dessert of the summer

Cherry clafoutis, a simple dessert made from peasants in the Limousin region of France, is called “Cherry clafoutis”. The stone fruit is baked in a custard batter with flour. The batter is suspended with plump, juicy cherries. A sprinkle of sugar on top creates a crispy crust. This is my favorite dessert to highlight the best of… Read More »

Easy summer fruit dessert recipes

What do you do with all the berries, cherries, and stone fruits? My favorite summer dessert is mixed berry cobbler and ice-cold cream. This fruit-forward, sweetened, and tender-topped dessert has been my favorite for many decades. Sometimes I make doubles of the recipe. The leftovers go fast. This cobbler crust, which is flavored with orange rind, sweet… Read More »

Satisfy your sweet tooth: Best dessert places in Berkeley

Berkeley is home to many sugary shops that will satisfy your sweet tooth. It can be overwhelming to choose which of these places are worth your time. These places will satisfy all your sugary needs, making the decision easier. Waffles —Little Gem Belgian Waffles A Little Gem waffle is all you need. Little Gem has a variety of… Read More »

Desserts Galore

UNITED STATES – I love desserts America but sometimes it can be overwhelming when it is about sweet treats. Pies are more popular than any other sweet dessert when it comes down to Thanksgiving. There are many ways to make Apple pie, but we all know that it is the star. A lattice or double-crust pie is my… Read More »

The Ultimate Fruit and Milk Smoothie

Find people with high expectations and a low tolerance for excuses. They’ll have higher expectations for you than you have for yourself. Don’t flatter yourself that this has much to do with you – this is just who they are. Don’t look for “nice” in these relationships. Look for trust. Be fearless in front of… Read More »

Soft Homemade Double Glaze Donuts

Find people with high expectations and a low tolerance for excuses. They’ll have higher expectations for you than you have for yourself. Don’t flatter yourself that this has much to do with you – this is just who they are. Don’t look for “nice” in these relationships. Look for trust. Be fearless in front of… Read More »

Rocky Road Homemade Candy for Parties

Find people with high expectations and a low tolerance for excuses. They’ll have higher expectations for you than you have for yourself. Don’t flatter yourself that this has much to do with you – this is just who they are. Don’t look for “nice” in these relationships. Look for trust. Be fearless in front of… Read More »

Sweet & Sour Strawberry Icecream

Find people with high expectations and a low tolerance for excuses. They’ll have higher expectations for you than you have for yourself. Don’t flatter yourself that this has much to do with you – this is just who they are. Don’t look for “nice” in these relationships. Look for trust. Be fearless in front of… Read More »