Posts tagged with: desserts

Friday Photo—Baker Faire Honolulu

This summer, food writer Martha Cheng tackled the task of rounding up seven of Honolulu’s top sweets slingers in a pop-up bakeshop event dubbed Baker Faire. I didn’t envy her the task—pastry chefs are as crazy as regular chefs, only they’re hopped up on sugar, too—but I was definitely glad... Read More

It’s Hot, I’m Lazy, Let’s Make Ice Cream Cake!

So, a while back, it seemed like “no-churn ice cream” was popping up all over my Pinterest feed. And then, Food52 did a post on making an ice cream cake with a meringue crust. And THEN it just kept getting hotter and hotter. So I did it. I made a no-churn... Read More

Don’t Fear the Kaffir

When you have a “Best Neighbor Ever” like @Melissa808, you get to come home and find awesome stuff like a bag full of kaffir limes hanging on your door. Last month, when we went to the Maui AgFest, Melissa bought a whole bunch of kaffir limes and was kind enough... Read More

Cooking by the Book: Raspberry Crumb Breakfast Bars (Baked)

Warning: This is not your standard Cooking by the Book post because I’m going to force you to wade through some not-totally-related and longer-than-usual backstory first. But here is a pretty picture first so you know what we’ll eventually be getting to: You see, way back around Thanksgiving, our stove—after... Read More

Friday Photo — Maple Cheesecake with Roasted Pears

I skipped last week’s Friday Photo because—and this is the honest truth—I forgot it was Friday. Actually, I forgot that Thanksgiving was Thursday, so on Friday I was lazing around the house thinking it was Saturday and realized in the early evening that I’d neglected to post a Friday pic.... Read More