Tag: caramel

Decadent Dessert: Vanilla Panna Cotta with Caramelized Blood Oranges

Decadent Dessert: Vanilla Panna Cotta with Caramelized Blood Oranges

| December 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wobbly panna cotta, which means “cooked cream” in Italian, is a light but decadent dessert worthy of the holidays. It is the perfect antidote to a rich and heavy dinner.

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Banana Cream Pie with Chocolate Ganache & Salted Caramel Sauce

Banana Cream Pie with Chocolate Ganache & Salted Caramel Sauce

| December 1, 2010 | 0 Comments

A pretty Southern belle of a pie, with little flair: classic golden graham cracker crust coated with dark chocolate ganache, sweet bananas, thick vanilla-specked pastry cream, and pillows of soft whipped cream swirled with salted caramel.

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Manhattan Sundae Melodrama

Manhattan Sundae Melodrama

| July 16, 2010 | 2 Comments

“What if I made a sweet vermouth caramel sauce?” I asked myself as I pretended to find the father’s joke about the hugeness of their dessert both amusing and original. “Would it be disgusting?” There was only one way to find out.

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Countdown to Valentine’s Day

Countdown to Valentine’s Day

From sausage-making to truffle-rolling, salted caramels to secret dinners, we’ve got the tastiest list of Valentine’s Day inspirations in town.

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Caramel Cake, The Recipe.

Caramel Cake, The Recipe.

| December 24, 2006 | 27 Comments

I have recently completed a consulting job with Poulet, deli/restaurant with a humble, kitchy interior. Started by Marilyn Rinzler and the infamous Bruce Aidells, Poulet has stood in the same spot since 1979! With the hopes of providing honest, healthful food, with a chicken slant, it is still owned by Ms. Rinzler and manages to […]

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Baking Classes: Caramel As A Subject

Baking Classes: Caramel As A Subject

| November 19, 2006 | 3 Comments

I’ve had a bit of back and forth with a number of prospective students interested in the Sunday December 3rd Caramel Class. In the ultra specific vernacular of professional baking, I have found myself in the midst of trying to explain that, even though caramel is the name of some candies, it is also the […]

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