Dessert

American, Dessert

Gingersnap Crust

Making a pie crust from ginger snaps is so much easier than rolling out a pastry crust! This is the perfect crust for a mild filling that doesn’t have to be baked. I use it for my Pumpkin Chiffon Pie. The spiciness and crispiness of the crust provides the perfect […]

French, Parve

All-Purpose Crêpes

Some of my fondest food memories are of savoring Crêpes Suzette being flamed at the table at a wonderful French restaurant. I enjoyed the elegance of the set up: the lightly cooked crêpes, the butter, the fresh orange juice, the orange zest, the sugar and the orange liqueur all lined […]

Baked Apples
American, Parve

Baked Apples

I’ve loved Baked Apples since I was a child. I love the texture- soft and smooth like applesauce; but firm enough to hold its shape. I love scraping the apple off the skin and then eating the skin by itself. There are so many variations of this wonderful dessert. You […]

Apple Tart
Dessert, French, Parve

Apple Tart

This Apple Tart is rich and sweet from the apples sautéed with the seeds from a vanilla bean and topped with apples glazed with orange marmalade and orange liqueur. What a treat and a beautiful way to impress your company! No rolling pin needed! You can press the dough around […]

Apricot-Raspberry Tart
Dessert, French, Parve

Apricot-Raspberry Tart

First you make the easiest crust possible using my recipe for All-Purpose Pie Dough. Then you add orange apricots, red raspberries and green pistachios and nestle them into almond cream making the most beautiful tart you can imagine. You have tart, sweet, crunchy and creamy in every bite. You will […]