Tag: quince

  • Membrillo & Mascarpone Macarons

    Husband (giddy): yay…macarons! What kind? Me (matter of fact): they are filled with mascarpone and a bit of membrillo left over from the shoot the other day. Husband (amused): did you make them for Valentine’s Day? Me (in my best Mrs Patmore impersonation): why on earth would I do that? Silence… Me: well you know […]

  • Spiced Quince Crumbles

    If you were to come visit South Carolina right now, you’d be hard pressed to find any sign that it is indeed Fall. For us, an extra packed schedule and an ever growing temptation for candy corn let us know tis the season. The leaves are still green, the sun is still out and the […]

  • Daring Bakers Strut Their Strudels

    It’s been a long time since I made strudel dough and it’s been even longer since I made it for our own eating pleasures. When I first moved to the US, one of my first pastry jobs was at a German bakery where we would make strudel dough by the buckets, starting fresh and early […]

  • Poached Quince And Red Fruit Cake

    This is going to be a short post I fear today. I can’t shake this cold and can somebody tell me why it is 70F after midnight….talk about throwing a migraine into the loop!! It’s December for crying out loud!! Time for mulled wine, sweaters, fireplaces, clementines, hot cocoa, pomegranates, and quinces. Instead the fall/winter […]