Sweet Corn and Berry Dacquoise

Sweet Corn and Berry Dacquoise

This light, summery sweet corn and berry dacquoise has all the flavors of the season! Sweet corn pastry cream and berry compote get layered with toasted almond meringue in this gorgeous dacquoise. Corn in Dessert? Absolutely! I’m far from the first person to use corn 

Matcha Strawberry Swirl Cake

Matcha Strawberry Swirl Cake

Spring is finally here, and there are no better flavors to celebrate the season than strawberry and matcha! When Raaka Chocolate asked me to create a dessert for spring, I knew right away that this matcha strawberry swirl cake was the way to go. Strawberry 

Pineapple Coconut Gateau Basque

Pineapple Coconut Gateau Basque

Are you familiar with gateau basque? The technical explanation of a gateau basque is that it’s a dessert from the Northern Basque region of France, made up of a short pastry crust and filled with pastry cream and/or cherry jam. The more accurate/fun explanation of 

Maple Spelt Pancake Cake

Maple Spelt Pancake Cake

Is there anything that screams breakfast more than a stack of pancakes dripping with syrup? To me, pancakes are a special treat reserved only for the most leisurely of weekend breakfasts. I wanted to make a cake reminiscent of an easy, slow weekend morning, complete 

Passionfruit Cheesecake with Biscoff Crust

Passionfruit Cheesecake with Biscoff Crust

Let’s talk about passionfruit cheesecake, my friends. Baking inspiration can be a little harder to find during the winter due to the lack of seasonal fruits and colorful flowers, but thanks to California, we can have passionfruit all year round! Passionfruit is lovely to work 

Ginger Pear Oatmeal Cream Pies

Ginger Pear Oatmeal Cream Pies

Halloween is in 4 days, which means that pumpkin- and apple-centered desserts are absolutely everywhere. To shade to pumpkins or apples, but I felt like other seasonal produce deserved some time in the spotlight too. Enter pears and these ginger pear oatmeal cream pies!  Since 

Strawberry Passionfruit Buns

Strawberry Passionfruit Buns

These strawberry passionfruit buns have 3 components: a perfectly soft dough, a strawberry passionfruit filling, and a strawberry passionfruit frosting. Strawberries and passionfruit play so nicely together; the sweetness of strawberries mellows out the passionfruit tartness into something wonderful. This recipe must be purchased! Purchase 

Passionfruit Cheesecake Cookies

Passionfruit Cheesecake Cookies

Hello world! I’m excited to share what may be my favorite cookie of 2021 (there are still 4 months left, so we’ll see, but these passionfruit cheesecake cookies are currently in the #1 spot). They’re sweet, tangy, floral, fruity, creamy, and crunchy! There’s fresh passionfruit 

Maple Fig Bundt Cake

Maple Fig Bundt Cake

While it’s not glamorous, a lot of my recipes come to life because of ingredients I’m trying to use up. I’m not at all ashamed to admit this because 1) food waste is the worst and 2) I’m sure that many of you search for 

Watermelon Tart: The Ultimate Summer Dessert

Watermelon Tart: The Ultimate Summer Dessert

Summer is here, and OOH BOY it is hot. To celebrate the season (and to make a refreshing dessert), I got it into my head that I needed to make a tart that looks like the cross section of a watermelon AND tasted like watermelon.