Tagged: Caramel

Salted Caramel Shortbread

I’ve been on something of an extended “vacation” post-Guatemala. Seriously. Guatemala spoiled me – just a little bit. I’ve been m.i.a. from the kitchen and temporarily preoccupied with other interests and endeavors (like this). I can’t help it! I have a tendency of becoming completely and irrevocably consumed in spurts by the things I love.
But that isn’t to say I’ve forgotten about you, loyal and lovely readers, whoever you are. This is still my first baby, after all. Continue reading

Sticky Apples.

Perhaps you are still overwhelmed and completely passed the cloying post-Halloween saccharine sweets. I, for one, am not. Almost, but not quite yet. I suppose not partaking (nor having little munchkins to participate) in the trick-or-treat ritual contributes to this yet-to-be satisfied sweet tooth of mine. And, c’mon, it’s not that bad. Surely, the notion of a caramel apple is not only nostalgic of those childhood worry-free carnivals and festive Autumn holidays, but also convincing (to lure you into complying with the requests of your ever-present sweet tooth). After all, it is still a fruit for goodness sake.


And what’s that pervasive saying, again? Oh yes, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Continue reading

Sticky Apples.

Perhaps you are still overwhelmed and completely passed the cloying post-Halloween saccharine sweets. I, for one, am not. Almost, but not quite yet. I suppose not partaking (nor having little munchkins to participate) in the trick-or-treat ritual contributes to this yet-to-be satisfied sweet tooth of mine. And, c’mon, it’s not that bad. Surely, the notion of a caramel apple is not only nostalgic of those childhood worry-free carnivals and festive Autumn holidays, but also convincing (to lure you into complying with the requests of your ever-present sweet tooth). After all, it is still a fruit for goodness sake.


And what’s that pervasive saying, again? Oh yes, “an apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Continue reading