Hello, I’m Donald and I’m a brownie phreak! I will admit, amongst all available sweet, delicious, fat inducing, indulgences one could have, I will take a warm brownie with a scoop of vanilla ice cream over anything. I haven’t go a clue as to what it is, but it is what it is. I saw these brownies […]

To eat or not to eat, that is the question; Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer The aches and pains of culinary delicacies, Or to take pause against a plate of shellfish, And by opposing, eat them. To cook, to eat; That’s right. Once again I have been attacked by the “kings disease.” You know […]

It has been so difficult to get to posting the past couple of weeks, but I really wanted to get this post out. If you like carrot cake, you’re gonna love this one. It is a classic carrot cake with a bit of a twist – the addition of pistachios in the cake and pineapple in the […]

That’s a mouthful isn’t it? And I had several. That serving glass used to be my wine glass. There is a reason that I no longer use that glass – it holds way to much of a good thing. I mean, it is a very healthy indulgence; it has blueberries, which are high in antioxidants and other […]

The fact is that I couldn’t verify that this was actual Mexican chocolate. The article from the August 2010 Bon Appetit suggested that it was the combination of chocolate and cinnamon yielding the Mexican flavor. Okay. If they say so. It tasted good no matter what it’s called. The creamy layer of orange scented meringue atop the […]