sweets

Maple Pecan Sweet Potato Pie

Last Thursday we made pie crust. Today we’re filling it. Next Thursday we shall feast! I have been working on …
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whole wheat pie crust

Whole Wheat Pie Crust

Being able to make a pie from scratch should be a requirement for graduating from high school (Why did they …
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reese's peanut butter cup bars

Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup Bars

This Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup-inspired recipe represents my aesthetic well. It was inspired by my favorite menu item in the …
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peach cobbler

Jesseka’s Peach Cobbler

Jesseka Rivera is the dessert queen of my heart. She worked in the kitchen at Ground Floor Farm, and now …
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Chocolate Pistachio Oat Breakfast Cookies

These cookies are inspired by Heidi Swanson’s thinnest oatmeal cookies, which are an extremely classy treat. They remind me of …
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brownies

Peanut Butter Olive Oil Brownies

A sweet treat for you, dear readers. Here is a brownie recipe that would honor any middle school bake sale …
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chocolate buttermilk cake

Chocolate Buttermilk Cake

I make a lot of cultured butter at work. I’m always trying to find creative ways to use up the …
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berry oat crumble bars

Berry Oat Crumble Bars

Eating a strawberry that was picked ripe will ruin those cardboard imposters at the supermarket. Many of the fruits found …
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orange and olive oil cake with chocolate ganache

Orange and Olive Oil Cake

The first time I made this cake, one of the resident artists proclaimed it to be the best cake-eating experience …
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granita

Tropical Fruit Granita

A granita is like a fancy slushy or Italian ice. They’re super easy to make and satisfying in the sweltering …
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