I received a copy of Marit Hovland‘s cookbook “Bakeland : Nordic Treats Inspired by Nature” from Greystone Books and am excited to share my thoughts, as well as Marit’s recipe for White Chocolate Lime Cake With Almonds with you.
Just had baby and/or nursing? These cookies are the prefect sweet snack to help boost your milk supply.
This brown butter sesame cookie recipe is basically everything I want, and hopefully you want, in a cookie recipe.
Salty and sweet.
Crispy on the edges and chewy in the center.
Rich yet light.
And did I mention easy to make?
Homemade Puff Pastry. Just saying it sounds a bit daunting, doesn’t it? Fret not. We’re here to chat about Rough Puff Pastry today… basically, cheater puff pastry.
Classic puff is made using a dough called détrempe (day-trahmp) which is basic enough and made with flour, water and butter which you then add more butter to, roll it out, fold it, turn it, roll it out and repeat the process until you’ve got whole whack of lamintaed layers of butter evenly distributed between the dough. When baking, the moisture in the butter and dough turns to steam and lifts the layers in the dough, puffing it up. …