Lentil blini

Lentil blini

I like to make simple food with surprising flavours, and lentils provide a great base to build on.  One of my favourites are Lentils du Puy – those little mottled French lentils, that are mildly nutty in flavour, and hold their shape a little more than the green...
Gluten-free Ermine frosting

Gluten-free Ermine frosting

So as y’all may know, I make cakes … a lot of cakes, and I get a lot of requests to meet various dietary restrictions. And truth be told, I’ve been more than happy with the vegan and sugar-free “butter”cream alternatives I’ve been...
Perfectly pipeable Cream Cheese frosting

Perfectly pipeable Cream Cheese frosting

Cream cheese frosting is one of those mainstays in a baker’s repertoire that we take for granted.  Its a critical topping for some of those richer, flavour packed cakes like Carrot cake or Hummingbird cake, and some folks say for Red Velvet cake (I like to use a...