BLACKBERRY CHOCOLATE CHIP + CREAM MUFFINS // Makes 12 large muffins 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/2 cups whole wheat flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon Kosher salt 1/2 cup + 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, room temperature 1 1/3 cups + 1 tablespoon granulated cane sugar (for sprinkling berries), plus extra for sprinkling tops of muffins 3 large eggs 1 cup heavy cream 1/3 cup crème fraîche 1 teaspoon vanilla […]
Hi! At it with another ice cream project :) And I think this is probably the best base made in my kitchen so far! It’s lightly sweet, creamy, and has the tanginess like the original tart flavor you’d find at frozen yogurt shops, but just rich enough. I added fresh lemon juice to give it more tang and some chopped crystallized ginger and sliced almonds to flavor it up. Each scoop is dipped into a […]
BRÛLÉED BUTTERNUT SQUASH PIE *VEGAN // makes enough for two 9′ inch pies or six 4′ inch pies. Filling and crust recipes adapted from Andrew Weil, M.D. TAHINI-GRAHAM CRUST 1 box graham crackers 3 tablespoons sesame tahini 6 tablespoons maple syrup 2 tablespoons canola oil 1/8 teaspoon kosher salt 1 tablespoon water BUTTERNUT FILLING 6 cups pureed butternut squash, (from about 2 large butternut squash) 1/2 cup cashews 1 cup water 4 1/2 tablespoons arrowroot or […]
“Could two live that way? Could two live under the wild rose, and explore by the pond, so that the smooth mind of each is as everywhere present to the other, and as received and as unchallenged, as falling snow?” ― Annie Dillard Poppy seed rugelach recipe, here. x.
Salted Mango Sherbet // Makes a little over 1 quart 3 cups ripe mango, cut into various sized pieces 1/3 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice 3 tablespoons citrus flavored vodka 1/4 cup granulated cane sugar 2-3 tablespoons honey 1-2 teaspoons kosher salt Zest of half 1 lemon 1 1/4 cups whole milk Mini edible flowers, mint, sea salt flakes as garnish In a blender, purée mango, lemon juice, vodka, sugar, and honey. Add the zest and […]
“Inevitably our words convey mere fragments of the reality on which our experience fed——then at least with a shadow of what in the depths of our soul we know to be untranslatable: the pure emotion of an encounter, the wonder of a discovery, that fleeting moment of silence before the word is produced that will remain in the memory like the traces of a dream that time will never completely erase.” —José Saramago