I made this today and we had some for dessert after lunch with coffee. Delicious. The whole house smelled like apples and cinnamon while it was baking. 🙂
The Barefoot Contessa recipe is here.
We had our first snow today and that called for baked goods in the form of cinnamon baked doughnuts. 🙂
This recipe is from the Barefoot Contessa Foolproof cookbook – they’re actually quite light, not too sweet and amazing with coffee. 🙂
I’ve been getting ready for fall weather…and in my neck of the woods, that means apples, root veggies, pumpkins and squash… Since my husband and I are off this week, I spontaneously decided to have a Thanksgiving meal in August. 🙂 Because it was just us two, I got 2 turkey breasts and still have leftovers!
This was dessert – the Barefoot Contessa’s Apple Crostata from the Parties cookbook. I love all of Ina’s crostatas and this one was no different. A classic apple dessert. The recipe can be found here.
I made this one for dessert last night and served it over vanilla ice cream. The sauce is even better the second day – it was thicker and had deeper flavours. I can see this as a great topping for cheesecake as well.
The recipe is from the Barefoot Contessa Family Style cookbook and can be found here.
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I actually made these last weekend but forgot to post about them! My icing didn’t turn out quite the way I wanted – it was a bit runny, although still tasty.
The recipe can be found here and is from the Barefoot Contessa’s How Easy is That cookbook.
I also had “make red velvet cake” on my Life List, so I crossed of an item as well.
We’re approaching the end of the year…it’s time to start looking at what I accomplished and looking ahead at the year ahead. Stay tuned!