Caramel clusters, or turtles as some people call them, are the perfect holiday treat and make fantastic gifts. Besides making the fussy caramel, these are quick and easy treats that even your friends or family members who hate baking can easily help you put together.
Brownies are my ultimate dessert food and by far my biggest weakness. I love chocolate, but I’m not much of a chocolate cake person. Give me a fudgy, gooey, warm brownie, topped with vanilla ice cream, and covered in hot fudge and I’ll eat until I can’t move.
Apple fritters are more than a fall treat for me. They’re more than a donut. More than a dessert. They’re my test at donut shops. (One of) My sweetest weaknesses. Since I’m in full-blown apple mode this week, missing fall in the States, and have a team of ready and willing taste-testers around me, it seemed like the perfect time to give these apple fritters a try.
Spiced Apple Baklava is a cure for my homesickness. An attempted cure, at least. I won’t complain about my good luck and privilege to be spending this time in Greece (Croatia next week!). I will say I miss time with my family and I definitely miss baking my fall favorites. This recipe for baklava takes …