Archive for September, 2008

Tuesdays With Dorie: Crème Brûlée

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

This week’s TWD recipe is Crème Brûlée. It needs a blowtorch. Much to the dismay of #1 Son, who has been looking for an excuse to make crème brûlée for well over a year now, I could not justify spending $32 for a blowtorch at Wegman’s last week, and Target doesn’t carry them. However, now […]

Tuesdays With Dorie: Dimply Plum Cake

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

I wasn’t going to do Dorie this week. You know, the whole fruit thing. But yesterday was my mother’s birthday — and the first day of fall — so I figured that was a good enough reason to bake, even if there was fruit involved. Unfortunately, I decided this after I had been to the […]

Tuesdays With Dorie: Chocolate Chunkers

Tuesday, September 16th, 2008

I’m late! I always get these posts done by 8 a.m. on Tuesday (well, usually over the weekend, with an automatic post at 8 a.m. on Tuesday). But it was a rough few days around here. I apologize to my thousands of early-bird readers who were disappointed this morning. This week’s recipe was Chocolate Chunkers, […]

Tuesdays With Dorie: Chocolate Whopper Malted Drops

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Rough week here. But I couldn’t skip Dorie, now, could I? So I made the batter on Friday, amidst all the other goings-on, and managed to bake one batch of 12 before dinner. But that was it. We ate a few after dinner on Friday, when they were meant to be our special Friday dessert, […]

Tuesdays With Dorie: Chunky Peanut Butter and Oatmeal Chocolate Chipsters

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008

I’ve been making oatmeal chocolate chip cookies for years, the ones from the Quaker Oats box. Everyone loves them, and I get requests for them from people I haven’t seen for months at a time. They’re really good. All that is prelude to my saying that this week’s Tuesdays With Dorie recipe was for peanut […]

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