Yuzu Brown Butter Bars

Yuzu. I don't have a list of botanical facts I can tell you about this fruit other than it's similar to a lemon and its skin looks like cellulite. If you've never heard of this citrus, the one thing you should know is that it's incredibly aromatic. And strong. And very healthy for you. (I [...]

Key Lime Pie

I'm keeping with the citrus theme! This time around, I decided to make a key lime pie. The only thing was...even though it's supposed to be key lime season, I failed to find key limes at three of the grocery stores I was at. So I used regular limes as it's still better to use [...]

Lemony Lemon Cake

It is that time of the year where your neighbors and friends drop off large bags of fresh picked lemons on your doorstep even though you have your own lemon tree growing in your backyard! I have long been a fan of this ridiculously sour fruit. Whenever I drink water, I always like to place [...]

Lemon Bars on Brown Butter Shortbread

I've professed my love for Tartine many times in the past. I've been to their bakery once and have their baking book. In my spare time, I love flipping through the pages and looking at their pictures. During winter break, I attempted to make these lemon bars but failed quite miserably. I didn't allow the crust [...]

Raspberry Eclairs with Chocolate Pastry Cream

Oh goodness I cannot get enough cream puffs. Maybe it's because of my previous job at a cream puff bakery and because I ate one basically every day, or maybe it's because they are just so darn good. Whatever the reason, they're addicting. I LOVE chocolate pastry cream and made half a batch the last [...]