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Grilled mini strawberry shortcakes

A fun twist on a favourite summertime dessert! I don’t know why I never before thought of using cupcakes for strawberry shortcakes. They’re easy to make and the perfect size and shape. I took things one step farther by grilling … Continue reading

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Salted caramel pots de crème

A delicious 3-ingredient pudding that takes just 5 minutes to make! I’ve long been a fan of exotically-named desserts like budino and pots de crème, the Italian and French versions of the ever-so-boring-sounding pudding. Not to be confused with the … Continue reading

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Rhubarb Mousse

So often rhubarb is either used ‘as is’ in pies or fruit crumbles, or stewed up and served in rather uninspiring-looking ways. Taking the time to puree the cooked fruit not only makes it look a little more attractive, it … Continue reading

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Maple Walnut Ice Cream

In my opinion, nothing beats custard-based ice cream. It’s rich, smooth and oh-so-flavourful, and you only need a small serving to feel satisfied. While I’ve never met an ice cream I didn’t like (oh, wait, there was that one time … Continue reading

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Mini peanut butter-chocolate-banana cookie sandwiches with chocolate ganache

Miniature versions of many foods are more than just cute to look at; they’re a fun way to enjoy a variety of tastes in a meal without overindulging. I love these little cookie sandwiches that are simple to make and … 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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