Apple Fritters

LadyDi and I consulted on this week’s cooking project and settled on Apple Fritters. As with all my projects, I started with a goal in mind, then started reviewing different recipes to identify common pitfalls and to determine the ideal approach. The thing that surprised me is the differences in recipes for Apple Fritters. TheContinue reading “Apple Fritters”

Smoked Brisket and Ribs

In addition to baking, I sometimes get requests to make BBQ. It’s funny, a coworker of mine is from Texas and swears that what I make isn’t real BBQ because I don’t use a wood fire to cook my meats. I think what’s important is the end result and that people enjoy it. Besides, whatContinue reading “Smoked Brisket and Ribs”

Lemon Meringue Pie

So, my sister requested that this week’s baking project be Lemon Meringue Pie. Even more fun, she requested personal sized pies. The pies were for a mutual friend of ours, who just celebrated her birthday and loves Lemon Meringue Pie. Cheers Mia. I had never made a <Citrus> Meringue Pie, before. So, I needed toContinue reading “Lemon Meringue Pie”