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Strawberry Rosemary Charlotte

Strawberry Rosemary Charlotte


Imagine a Strawberry Shortcake in a layered cake format and you’re just about there. Introducing the Strawberry Rosemary Charlotte! After snagging an entire plaque of strawberries I got to baking in the kitchen of the lovely home in the 16th arrondissement I was watching. Whipped cream infused with rosemary mixed with fresh strawberry puree and whole strawberries to make a…

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Favorite Christmas Cookie Recipes


Ho Ho Ho! One of my favorite things about Christmas is the.. cookies! This weekend we made 2 batches of cookies, 1 batch of brownies, and 3 kinds of candy! Check out the Ugly Christmas Sweater Gingerbread men I decorated last night. I love this Gingerbread Cookie Recipe! It’s chewy, takes only 15 minutes to make, and has a wonderful…

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Baking Tip: Cookie Placement!


Even baking and color depend on air and even heat distribution! This leads to this week’s tip! Place cookies/macarons caddie corner to each other!¬†You’ve put a lot of time into your dessert now let’s get this thing baked! When piping or placing treats on a baking sheet do one row, then on the next, place treats in between two on…

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Baking Tips: Storing Bread!


I have told you a million times how clueless I am at baking bread- I’ve pleading with Ian from the Baking Chin to move down to Texas and make my bread, especially his Pain de Campagne… But since he’s in Indonesia helping open a Patisserie, I’m stuck with his videos and forced to pester him with questions at every opportunity.…

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