Cookies & Cream Cheesecake

I don’t usually talk about myself too much in my blog posts. I do reveal snippets of myself and my obsession with food – that, of course, is required without saying – my opinions on fine dining and service, my changing sense of taste as I have aged, my progression in the kitchen from a…

Lemon ‘Ménage à trois’ Cupcakes

Oh come on. With all the food hype going around, I KNOW that you’ve heard the phrase ‘food porn’ floating around on the wind. (In a sing song voice)… You know what I’m talking about! You know what it means; food that is so luscious, so decadent, so positively sinful that its heady, engulfing effect…

Red Velvet Cupcakes

Confession: I’ve never been a huge fan of cupcakes. Seriously. Give me a muffin any day, muffin top exploding out of its wax paper casing, with blueberries so plump that they have exploded in miniature climaxes. Or chewy, juicy pieces of apple spiced with the sweet tang of cinnamon. Or choc chips that appear to…