Archive for October, 2011

  • Caramel and Chocolate Pecan Bars

    By Jennifer McHenry on October 30, 2011
    Caramel is an intimidating thing to create. Usually when I need to whip up a batch, I make sure I have plenty of ingredients on hand for at least a second attempt, if not a third. Not being blessed with patience, my willingness to endure the process more than once speaks for the value of caramel itself.
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  • Blueberry Jamboree

    By Jennifer McHenry on October 17, 2011
    The last time I visited Magnolia Bakery, I noticed a sign proclaiming the staff favorite to be Blueberry Jamboree. I don’t think I’ve ever eaten anything but cupcakes from Magnolia, but I was intrigued. Blueberries, cream cheese, whipped cream… what’s not to like?
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