Tagged with pastry

pear & gorgonzola tarts

pear & gorgonzola tarts

looking for an easy, yummy starter or brunch item? this pulls together a couple commonly paired ingredients: pear, gorgonzola and honey. it’s easy enough to put together at a friends or just before your friends/guests come over. hope you enjoy! ___________________________ pear & gorgonzola tart make 18 tarts ingredients 2 sheets of puff pastry, thawed … Continue reading

toast to brunch

toast to brunch

a ladies’, at-home brunch calls for a light meal with plenty of mimosas and snacks. this puff pastry galette is an easy recipe that looks like you spent hours laboring. i served this with arugula and smoked salmon to make it a more complete meal. i could probably eat two of these alone. the recipe … Continue reading

for a sweet tooth

while i may not have the sweetest tooth on the planet, i know more than enough people that do! this is for them. last night, my mom, brother and i entertained some out-of-town visitors coming all the way from china. my dad’s in south africa on business and these chinese visitors are waiting for him … Continue reading