Tag: baking

Mississippi Mud Pie

Couple of years ago I bought sister number K this baking cookbook for Christmas. It looked cool and I figured I could mooch recipes off of it, because that’s how Christmas gifts are supposed to work right? Over the past couple of years we’ve collectively made about five or six recipes from this book. Just for your…


Macarons

Otherwise known as Three Hours of My Precious Sweet Time. Print Macarons Author: Lulu Recipe type: Dessert Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  15 mins Total time:  45 mins Serves: 5 -7   Starting with this batter you can add fruit preserves, juices, zest, cocoa powder etc to make flavored macarons. Makes 40 macaron halves, or 20 macarons….


Plum Streusel Coffeecake

Recipe at : http://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/Plum-Streusel-Coffeecake-13137 So, I burnt the cake. One millimeter’s width all around the bottom and edges is completely black. That’ll teach me to bake it for the proscribed amount of time instead of checking it before time ends. Aside from the edges everything else is perfect though so I dunno, could just be…


Lemon Souffle

  Print Lemon Souffle Author: Lulu Recipe type: Dessert Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  18 mins Total time:  38 mins Serves: 6   Adapted from Mary Sue Milliken. Makes 6 x 6 oz souffles. Ingredients 4 tbsp granulated sugar 4 large egg yolks 5 large egg whites 4 tsp all-purpose flour 1 tbsp finely grated lemon zest…


Strawberry and Chocolate Creme Brulee

This is my ingredient ratio for creme brulee. It works extremely well with add-ins which was what I was aiming for. If you want to make just plain creme brulee, up the sugar content to 1/3 cup. Print Creme Brulee Template with Variants Author: Lulu Recipe type: Dessert Cook time:  50 mins Total time:  50 mins Serves: 4-6…


Rigó Jancsi Cake

Last week I kind of made this cake. Once again I didn’t make this exact cake, the recipe is here: http://www.joepastry.com/category/pastry/rigo-jancsi-cake But Lulu, how come you never post pictures of the stuff you actually made? Well last time when I made the Strawberry Summer Cake it was because mine looked exactly the same. This time…


Strawberry Summer Cake

I made this cake today. No I did not make the cake pictured. I made the recipe, which is here. (Smitten Kitchen’s Strawberry Summer Cake) My own rendition looked about the same, but had a thicker cake layer and a much darker crust. I used a 9″ cake pan, and the cake was close to…