vanilla bean cookies

Vanilla Bean Cookies

These delicious, easy-to-make vanilla bean cookies are flavored with vanilla bean seeds inside and out. The icing is made with vanilla bean seeds, powdered sugar and heavy cream for extra richness. A wonderful winter and Holiday season treat! I have...
ginger bramble new years cocktail

Ginger Bramble

This ginger bramble cocktail is made with a ginger-infused simple syrup, gin, lemon juice and fresh blackberries. It’s strong, elegant and delicious and makes the perfect drink to ring in the new year. Whether you cool it with ice or...
mini chocolate bites

Mini Chocolate Bites

Do you like the combination of whipped cream and chocolate cake? If so, you’ll love these mini chocolate bites. They are mini chocolate cupcakes topped with a very light and fluffy whipped cream chocolate mousse. The topping is actually a spinoff from this white chocolate mousse. I...
lemon ginger mousse

Lemon Ginger Mousse

This light and airy mousse is full of lemon and ginger flavor and is easy to make. All you have to do is whisk egg yolks, sugar, lemon juice, lemon zest and ginger together, add a bit of bloomed gelatin...
radicchio rice bowl

Radicchio Rice Bowl

Happy Wednesday everyone! I’ve got a smashing lunch recipe for you today. This dish has been a staple of mine for more than 20 years and I’m still not tired of it. It’s very simple, very quick and very delicious....