Apple Puff Pastry

Is there anything better than a really easy dessert that seems fancy? Ok, maybe nap time, Diet Coke with pellet ice in a styrofoam cup, a good sale... but the dessert thing is right up there.  Enter this apple puff pastry. Three steps, maybe 4, and you're done. And you can feed a handful of … Continue reading Apple Puff Pastry

Caramel Apple Bars

Caramel and apples is an inspired combination. I always see recipes for caramel apple desserts, but have never found one that actually tastes like caramel apples. I thought caramel apple bars might be a good way to combine the two and still be caramel-y and apple-y. I took an oatmeal crumble-type topping and used it … Continue reading Caramel Apple Bars

TWD- All-American, All-Delicious (Caramel) Apple Pie

Apple pie is a funny dessert for me. When I think of it, I always think "ew." But whenever I get the courage to eat it, I think it's fairly good. Apple pie reminds me of my grandmother- it was her absolute favorite. Maybe I think it's an elderly person's dessert. Dunno. This week's TWD is … Continue reading TWD- All-American, All-Delicious (Caramel) Apple Pie

CS Bakers- Fresh Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze

This month's Cake Slice Bakers recipe was for Fresh Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze from Southern Cakes by Nancie McDermott. I'll have to be honest, I haven't loved all the recipes from this book. This one for me was kinda gross. Maybe I did it wrong, but it was oily with not much apple … Continue reading CS Bakers- Fresh Apple Cake with Brown Sugar Glaze