Archive for the 'A Little Something Flavourful' Category

Cream Cheese Cinnamon Rolls

I know, another cinnamon roll recipe.  Whatever.  It’s been 8 months since I’ve indulged.  Back then, I thought that  I had found the perfect cinnamon roll.  I was wrong.  Not terribly wrong since I can still get excited about the other recipe.  But these are different.  So you be the judge. Spreading cream cheese into [...]

Pistachio Financiers

Have you missed me?  I’ve been otherwise occupied with a trip to Asia and a move.  We’ve sold our home and are downsizing.  Lots going on.  But let’s get to something good. First stop in Paris is always Ladurée – for the macarons, of course.  But they have something else that I always buy for [...]

Buffalo Chicken Bites

Guess what?  Another snack.  It’s only right with the NCAA basketball  tournament set to go.  You’re going to need something really good for the remainder of the month – right up to the time that the Kansas Jayhawks win the whole shebang.  I know those words are likely to cause a debate.  Bring it on! [...]

Brilliant Black Pepper Cheese Shortbread

My new favorite cookbook is from Virginia Willis.  Virginia is a gift.  She is a graduate of L’Academie de Cuisine and Ecole de Cuisine La Varenne, so she knows a thing or plenty about French cooking.  But she has never denied her Southern roots – and aren’t we happy about that.  And it comes as [...]