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Gravenstein Apple and Pear Tart

When my friend and fellow foodie, Susan, exclaimed, The Gravensteins are in season!, I didn’t know what the heck she was talking about.  Well, apparently this Gravenstein is the comet of apples. It has a very short season and, once … Continue reading

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White Chocolate Mint Brûlée

When I asked my friend what sort of dessert he would like for his birthday, he simply said, “Crispy”.  My first thoughts ran to cookies, but then I remembered the delightful versatility of creme brûlée. Its delicate crust is nothing … Continue reading

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