Desserts Recipes Index

Orange Cardamom Cake with Almonds and Gran Marnier

Copenhagen at Christmas – I wish I were there. It’s a magical time and place, awash in … Continue reading

Holiday Desserts: Cranberry Orange Trifle with Candied Walnuts

Here is a festive trifle that will carry you through the holidays – it’s a great … Continue reading

Mrs. Wheelbarrow’s Practical Pantry and a recipe for Rugelach

Mrs. Wheelbarrow’s Practical Pantry I met Cathy Barrow for the first time this weekend, but I’ve … Continue reading

Falling for Persimmons and a Teacake Recipe

I discovered persimmons when I lived in Europe, where they are commonly known as sharon fruit. … Continue reading

Roasted Pears and Yogurt Streusel

Posted by Lynda Balslev Fall on a plate: Burnished Warren pears, toasted streusel and golden honey. … Continue reading

Plums (and a recipe for galette)

Posted by Lynda Balslev  When life hands you plums…make a galette – or a crostata, depending … Continue reading

Labor Day Dessert: Iced Meringues and Cream with Berry Compote

Celebrate Labor Day with this airy and luscious dessert.  Slabs of frozen whipped cream folded with … Continue reading

Danish Layer Cake (Lagkage) and Camilla Plum

When it comes to baking I am not perfect. I embrace presentations that are what they … Continue reading

Low Fat Blueberry Tartlets

  Posted by Lynda Balslev Go ahead, indulge yourself. These gorgeous blueberry tartlets are rich and creamy, … Continue reading

Flourless Chocolate Cake with Strawberries and Cream

A tiny sliver of this luscious gluten-free cake goes a long way. It’s perfect for a … Continue reading