Desserts · pies

Bakewell Tart

If you’re an American, there’s a good chance that you’ve never tried, much less heard of, a Bakewell Tart.  I am fortunate that a big portion of my family is from England, so I’ve grown up on these amazing almond short bread pastries with raspberry filling and maraschino cherries on top.  Thank God, because they… Continue reading Bakewell Tart


Lemon Poppyseed “Muffin Top” Cookies

These amazing little cookies taste exactly like the crunchy, delicious part of a lemon poppyseed muffin: the top. Because who likes the stumps, right? Lets be real.  The famous Seinfeld muffin episode is so right on.  Nobody wants the bottom part of a muffin, because the top is where it’s at.  The top has all… Continue reading Lemon Poppyseed “Muffin Top” Cookies