Category Archives: Tuesdays with Dorie

BCM Limoncello Cupcakes

I had mixed results with these cupcakes. Some liked them, some didn’t.  Mine were quite dense, not light and fluffy.   They weren’t bad, but in my opinion they weren’t good either. They were just “okay”.  I gave one to my … Continue reading

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BCM Crispy-Topped Brown Sugar Bars

When I read the recipe for this week’s bake-along, I was a bit worried.  Caramelized Rice Krispies for the topping!  And the phrase in the recipe “The sugar may smoke, but that’s fine–just keep going…” gave me pause.  But everything … Continue reading

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BCM Lemon Madeleines

These madeleines are the perfect little lemon tea cakes made with sponge cake batter! You’ll  need a madeleine pan if you want to achieve the classic shape.   If you don’t want to invest in a madeleine pan you can use … Continue reading

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BCM Pink Grapefruit Tart

After several easy recipes this week’s selection from Baking Chez Moi was a bit more challenging. This beautiful tart begins with a fully baked sweet tart crust. Next, a layer of lemon-almond cream is spread over the crust, then a … Continue reading

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BCM Marquise au Chocolat

Oh my!  I think this is our new Valentine’s Day dessert tradition.  It is really easy to make and the taste is wonderfully smooth, creamy and chocolaty.   Even though there is no baking involved, this recipe is in Dorie … Continue reading

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BCM Brown-Butter-and-Vanilla-Bean Weekend Cake

I’m a bit late with this one, so this is just a quick post to get caught back up.  I really enjoyed this cake.  The texture is similar to pound cake.  The flavor is simple and delicious, just perfect with … Continue reading

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BWJ Eastern European Rye

I haven’t been participating in the Baking with Julia cookbook bake along for quite a while, but when I saw rye bread as the next assignment I had to jump back in.  I like to make bread and I really … Continue reading

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