dessert

We Can All Scream for Ice Cream!

This is the story of how I came up with the idea for a peaches & goat milk ice cream sundae. It was Thursday afternoon and I was due at my sister-in-laws house at 7:00 for dinner. I had volunteered to bring dessert but I had forgotten and found myself at home with only the(…)

Alfajores! Aroma Espresso Bar’s Dirty Secret

Every day at around 3pm, I get a craving for either cake or cookies. Usually, I just power through and have some tea instead, but every once in a while I succumb to the urge. It’s hard to find a place that’ll sell you a little bite of something that’s not too sweet or not(…)

Dessert Addiction: Salt Lick Bars

I first tried Salt Lick Bars (also known as Millionaire Bars) a few years ago at a coworker’s holiday party.  It was love at first bite. These three layer bars are the perfect dessert — shortbread, caramel, and chocolate topped off with salt. They are dessert crack, it almost impossible to stop eating them.  And theses wonderfully(…)