Blackberry Mascarpone Cookie Sundae

Blackberry Mascarpone Cookie Sundae / Patty's Food

Saturday night and everybody went to the game except me and the ‘Littles’, we played with our iPads and watched a movie while waiting for the 49ers v Packers play off game to start.  I concocted this cookie sundae idea for my ‘Littles’ who deserve this treat because they are going to be so good […]

Peppermint Sugar Cookies and Sharing A Winter Story

Peppermint Sugar Cookies / Patty's Food

Years ago I read The Brambly Hedge books to my children and now I’ve rediscovered them collecting dust in a bookcase- just in time to share with my grandchildren this Christmas season.  The Brambly Hedge books are not only a children’s book series for Anglophiles but also a sweet story of the mice who live […]

Chocolate-Drizzled Caramel-Hazelnut Bars

Chocolate-Drizzled Caramel-Hazelnut Bars / Patty's Food

Starting with a pressed in buttery shortbread crust these chocolate-drizzled caramel-hazelnut bars are then covered with a rich topping of hazelnuts, caramel and just enough bittersweet chocolate drizzle to edge them into the bite of chocolate category.  Although it’s best to lightly drizzle on the chocolate so as not to cover up too much of […]

White Chocolate Blondies with Cranberries, Pecans and Candied Ginger


  I feel like Target introducing Christmas before Thanksgiving with these pretty white chocolate blondies with cranberries, pecans and candied ginger but it’s Chocolate Party time and the theme for this month is chocolate baked with cranberries.  The first week of November is time to at least start thinking about if not planning our holiday […]

Brown Butter M&M Cookies


Congratulations to the San Francisco Giants- our World Champions!  Last night’s game was a thrill to watch, winning the series in a four game weep was an unexpected accomplishment by the team and one that will be celebrated here in the San Francisco Bay Area for months to come. The victory parade is on Halloween […]

Milky Way Cookies


Today is a very special day here in San Francisco, the Giants won the pennant and tonight is the first game of the World Series at AT&T park which is why I’m in SF today-I’m going to the game!  The team that moved from New York to San Francisco in 1958 is going to the […]

Bouchon Bakery-Style Double Chocolate Cookie Bites


  Easy peasy – ultra fudgy chocolate cookie bites from the latest and greatest addition to my ever growing collection of cookie cookbooks, Simply Sensational Cookies by Nancy Baggett.  I’ve bookmarked so many cookie recipes in this cookbook  that I think my other baking cookbooks are jealous but not to worry-I’ll get around to everybody! […]

Toffee Pumpkin Cookie Brittle

Toffee Pumpkin Cookie Brittle / Patty Price / Patty's Food

  Today was another baking day, one eye on the 49ers blow out against the Bills and the other on my cookie dough.  After baking my chili spiced pumpkin swirl brownies I had a cup of leftover pumpkin in the fridge, I know it could have gone in the freezer but I had this idea […]

Chili Spiced Pumpkin Swirl Brownies

Chili Spiced Pumpkin Swirled Brownies / Patty Price / Patty's Food

This weekend I baked a pan of chili spiced pumpkin swirl brownies for the chocolate party I joined.  Why join a chocolate party?  Because I love  to bake with chocolate and this is a fun chocolate party!  The Chocolate party was created by Roxana’s Home Baking and  features recipes using seasonal ingredients (like apples or […]

Baked Elements ‘Brooksters’- Chocolate Chip Cookies Baked On Top Of Brownie Pies

Brooksters / Patty's Food

  What self respecting chocolate lover wouldn’t want to sink their teeth into a warm from the oven chocolate chip cookie baked on top of a dark chocolate brownie pie?   Please pass the vanilla ice cream!  That’s  exactly why I made this recipe for the ‘Brooksters’ from my brand spanking new copy of Baked […]