Category Archives: Appetizers

Black Forest Soaked Cherry Dark Chocolate Chunk Bread for BBD #47

If you recall, I mentioned last time that I’m this month’s host for Bread Baking Day #47; Bread with Chocolate.  Of course, the host takes part too, so I’m submitting a fantastically deep, dark chocolate bread with dried cherries that … Continue reading

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Malted Pretzel Crunch for Super Bowl Sunday

First I just want to say that this malted pretzel crunch post was almost set to go Wednesday, and then my computer crashed.  It was fixed briefly, but then it crashed again.  Thankfully I didn’t lose anything, but I went … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon Crisps with Lemon Wasabi Cream Cheese

These smoked salmon crisps with lemon wasabi cream cheese are perfect holiday hors d’oeuvres! A luscious salad of smoked salmon on top of black sesame tuiles, with a decorative and delicious piping of lemon wasabi cream cheese. So much flavor … Continue reading

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Char Siu Bao (BBQ Pork Buns), and The Tale of a Painting

I’m in love with pork buns, especially the baked kind.  I’ve been known to go out of my way just to stop at Asian bakeries to pick up varieties of their soft lovely buns, and there’s always at least two … Continue reading

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Miniature Peanut Butter Caramel Apples #Applelove

If you love caramel dipped apples, you’ll love these almost bite-sized, miniature peanut butter caramel dipped apples! Using tiny apples, like lady apples, gives you a more manageable caramel apple, and less calories, though not any less delicious and enjoyable! Easier … Continue reading

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