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A Sweet Shower Treat for Jenny’s New Addition!

August 20, 2012
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[Please join me in a momentary pause from sandwiches and grilling for a sweet treat in honor of an even sweeter friend!] A new baby boy is on the way for my friend Jenny, creator of the boundlessly creative blog, Picky Palate! A bunch of us are celebrating on our blogs today with a surprise virtual […]

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Make Your Own Ice Cream Cones…On a Panini Press!

June 2, 2011
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This one is worth screaming from the rooftops. YOU CAN MAKE ICE CREAM CONES WITH YOUR PANINI MAKER! Easily! With no special ingredients! And they’re good! Get ready for your inner child to leap with joy once that familiar sweet, cookie smell you love from the ice cream parlor wafts about your kitchen. If you’ve […]

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Open-Face Ice Cream Sandwiches with Caramelized Bananas and Walnuts

May 14, 2010
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If you were to ask me what’s the very best thing I could think of to make with this Chocolate Bread I’ve been talking about all week, it would go something like this: I’d grill a slice to get it nice and warm and a little bit toasted on the outside. Then I’d mound a […]

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Yup, I Grilled Cookies!

April 11, 2008

One dollar and fifty cents doesn’t buy much anymore these days, but in the Westwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, just off-campus from UCLA, a buck-fitty will get you a most wonderfully decadent classic treat: a scoop of ice cream sandwiched between two freshly-baked cookies at a place called Diddy Riese. The perpetual line out the […]

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Chocolate Chip Cookies & Ice Cream Panini Recipe

April 10, 2008

Who knew you could grill cookies on a panini press? Not only is it faster than baking in the oven, the cookies also come out extra crispy on the outside and nice and soft on the inside – perfect for building grilled ice cream sandwiches! Using ready-made cookie dough, you can enjoy this quick and […]

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