Tag Archives: caramel

Caramel-macadamia cheesecake

I may just have fallen in love with cheesecake all over again. My new romance began when I flipped a page in Ottolenghi: The cookbook and saw a jaw-droppingly gorgeous cake staring me in the face. A quick scan of … Continue reading

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Caramel-Apple Jelly

While I adore chocolate, I think caramel trumps all. Sweet and thick, sometimes chewy, caramel has a unique, almost-earthy flavour thanks to bringing the sugar almost to the point of scorching. I frequently make Caramel Sauce, Salted Caramel Ice Cream … Continue reading

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Caramel Apple Muffins

Autumn, aka apple season, is one of my favourite times of year. I have fond memories of apple picking as a child and enjoyed sharing that traditional activity with my own kids when they were younger. These days, I head … Continue reading

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Butterscotch Budino (Pudding) with Caramel Sauce

My first encounter with budino – a creamy dessert akin to custard or pudding – was at Ottawa’s perennially popular town restaurant. It was a velvety-smooth chocolate budino, and one that inspired me to learn more about this tasty treat. … Continue reading

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Caramel-Apple Skillet Cake

I love pancakes, especially ones with fruit in them. I also adore Dutch Babies, the sinfully delicious puffy breakfast treats that are traditionally baked in a cast iron frying pan. So I got to thinking…what if I made a healthier … Continue reading

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Mini ginger cookie sandwiches with salted caramel frosting

These old fashioned chewy ginger cookies are my go-to cookie recipe. While they are awesome on their own, squishing a layer of salted caramel frosting between two miniature-sized cookies makes for an even more delicious treat. You could use any … Continue reading

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Caramel-Chocolate Pecan Squares

My mom is an excellent baker. With six kids to feed, it seemed she made bread and either cookies or squares just about every day. She once told me that squares represent the epitome of hospitality in the Maritimes. I … Continue reading

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