Category Archives: Daring Bakers

Zenyatta (yada yada) Crostata

SO, what if that actually was the title of the Police Album? Would the tracks be something like, ‘Don’t Stand to Close to Pie’ or ‘Driven to Pears’? Sorry, I couldn’t resist. I’m late for yet another challenge, although technically, I … Continue reading

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Bloody Doughnut Eyeballs. Stab my Eyeball with a Fork, then Eat It!

Bloody Doughnut Eyeballs for Halloween! Doughnut holes loaded with bloody, red jam, then glazed and decorated to look like an eyeball with bloody veins. Stick a fork in them and watch them bleed as you serve them! I’m going to … Continue reading

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Decorating Cookies – Bugs, Flowers, and Baseball

Decorating Cookies ..with royal icing. Hmmm. There are few things in life that one is 100% sure about when it comes to oneself, and as you grow and learn, they start to add up.  For one, I know I’ll never be … Continue reading

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Baked Alaska – Cake and Ice Cream Again!

Yes, cake and ice cream again, in one post.  I think that’s pretty unusual for a food blog, but again, it’s cake and ice cream; cake and ice cream in Baked Alaska; a retro dessert that still elicits awe when … Continue reading

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This Swiss Swirl Roll Ice Cream Cake is the Bombe!

If you love swiss swirl roll cake or jelly roll cake, ice cream, and fudge, you’re in for a treat! This is the ‘bombe’ of all ice cream cakes! As in.. Strawberry Pistachio Swiss Swirl Roll Ice Cream Bombe I … Continue reading

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