dessert

Grilled Angel Food Cake with Lemon Curd

January 2, 2012
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Happy New Year, everyone! I hope you had a great time over the holidays. Mine were spent relaxing, eating and catching up with a whole lot of family, which is my favorite way to celebrate (really!). I thought I’d kick off 2012 with putting something a little on the lighter side on the panini maker […]

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Grilled Pears with Honey-Whipped Greek Yogurt and Toasted Almonds

November 28, 2011
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I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving last week! After a big feasting holiday lighter desserts like these Grilled Pears with Honey-Whipped Greek Yogurt and Toasted Almonds really start to appeal to me. It seriously smells as if someone is stirring up some homemade caramel nearby when fresh pear halves begin to sear on […]

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Presenting…the Cakewich!

March 24, 2011
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From the moment I first saw one of these Cakewich pans on the Cook Republic blog I could not wait to get my hands on one (thanks to one-click mobile ordering and Amazon Prime, I had one within 48 hours). Bake a pound cake that looks like a giant peanut butter and jelly sandwich? Too […]

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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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