Posts tagged with ‘vanilla’

  • Vanilla Bean Cake with Browned Butter Icing

    By Jennifer McHenry on July 2, 2013
    Once you consider the usual suspects like chocolate and pecans and cream cheese, one of my favorite baking components is browned butter. I am relatively new to baking with browned butter, and I admit that I am deeply saddened at all the time I missed baking with it. But, I seem to be making up for lost time with plenty […]
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  • Weekly Mix: Vanilla

    By Jennifer McHenry on February 15, 2013
    I trust you’ve all made it through Valentine’s Day with happy hearts, pretty flowers, and devoured chocolate. Last week when I shared some of my favorite Valentine’s Day recipes, I unabashedly confessed that my recommendations mostly involved chocolate. As we all may be ready for a little break from chocolate, it’s a good opportunity to talk about vanilla.
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  • Salted Vanilla Chip Oatmeal Cookies

    By Jennifer McHenry on October 22, 2012
    Recently, I was thrilled to receive a copy of Pure Vanilla by Shauna Sever. You may know Shauna from her blog, Piece of Cake, or from her first book, Marshmallow Madness. This book is dedicated to all things vanilla. Despite the connotation that word has taken on over the years, vanilla is anything but boring. I immediately found several recipes […]
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