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 […]

Chocolate Coffee Cake with Chocolate Chip Streusel and The Problem of Forgetting

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Do you ever put a cake in the oven and then look over your shoulder to survey the ingredients left on the counter and wonder, did I miss something?  Like, the vanilla, salt or even worse the sugar?  I’m so careful when I bake, I double check my recipe as I add each ingredient to […]

Key Lime Rosemary Jelly and Spiced Chocolate Mission Fig Scones

Yes I’m having fun with my haul of Key limes, a big thanks to Paula and Diana for a generous shipment of limes from their garden in Palm Springs direct to my front door.  Last year I made marmalade from their Key limes so this time I wanted to try making jelly.  There is a […]

Chocolate Banana Marble Bread

Saturday morning I was having a good old time whipping up this chocolate banana marble bread that is really more like cake than a quick bread.  I made a banana puree in my food processor instead of the usual mashing of the bananas that go into a banana bread.  I used cake flour instead of […]