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  • Cases full of cakes and pastries can make anyone happy at Tropicana Cuban Bakery
    Tropicana Cuban Bakery in Downey has some of the best Cuban pastries in town
    One of the best bakeries south of the I-10 is located on the edge of Downey, at the intersection of Paramount Blvd. and Florence Ave. The Tropicana Cuban Bakery offers more than just bakery goods but this review will just stick with that. One...
  • French tart
    Coffee Break Paris: My interview with Paris Perfect & French Tart recipe
    Hello Foodies & Travel Lovers,I wanted to share my recent interview with my friends at Paris Perfect (www.parisperfect.com) and afabulousrecipe for myFarmhouse French Almond Fruit Tart, which you can enjoy on your coffee break or tea time...
  • Easy Lemon Tart
    Easy Lemon Tart
    This is a simple-to-make dessert with only five ingredients. It is a light dessert, reminiscent of (just ending) spring and bringing life to the delightful summer season. Lemon, being a zesty, clean flavor, is a perfect ending to any meal. The...
  • Blueberries make a sensational tart
    Blueberries make a sensational tart
    Tarts and pies are basically in the same category, in that they are pastries that are very much alike. When you think of blueberry pastries, most of us think of blueberry pie. This is an American classic that's long been on the lists of baker&...
  • Multi fruit tart gives you multi compliments
    Multi fruit tart gives you multi compliments
    Fruit tarts are so delicious and can be customized to your guests preferences. If someone does not care for kiwi, then by all means leave it out. If you want to go with a holiday theme such as Christmas, consider using only green and red fruit,...
  • Caramel, almond, marshmallow tart
    Caramel tart with almonds, marshmallows, and coconuts
    This delicious recipe features phyllo dough. How many of you love baklava and other desserts made with this delicious flaky crust? So many people are intimidated to work with phyllo dough. This recipe is simple, easy and delicious.Phyllo dough is...
  • Plum Tart
    Easy Labor Day dessert in under an hour: Open-faced plum tart
    Summer is slowly coming to an end...and Labor Day is just around the corner. This holiday, which falls on the first Monday of each September, celebrates the economic and social contributions of all workers. It's also a time to relax and enjoy...
  • Fruited tart
    Fruited tart
    This tart is a delicious alternative to a holiday fruit pie or just a delectable dessert. It is a perfect choice for a midnight snack on New Year's Eve. Try it warm right out of the oven with a scoop of vanilla ice cream or whipped topping...
  • December 9 is National Pastry Day
    December 9 is National Pastry Day
    Most people like pastry of some kind. Therefore, everyone can celebrate today.December 9 is National Pastry Day.Pastries have been around since 2600 B.C. The Egyptians made doughnut-like pastries out of flour and honey, and then dipped them in...
  • Caramelized Garlic Tart
    Caramelized Garlic Tart
    The cold, quiet, dark winter is upon us in the Pacific Northwest,but with this delicious recipe from PLENTY by Yotam Ottolenghi the days are looking brighter by the minute.Caramelized Garlic TartServes 8Ingredients:13 oz puff pastry3 medium heads...
  • Spiral apple tart recipe
    Spiral apple tart recipe
    Fall is this examiner’s favorite time of year. One of the many reasons is apples. Indiana orchards have tons of apples they are tasty crisp, sweet, tart and all around delicious. There are dozens if not hundreds of varieties of apples and...
  • The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook: No-bake chocolate-bottom pumpkin tart
    The Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook: No-bake chocolate-bottom pumpkin tart
    I recently had the pleasure ofwriting a reviewofThe Unofficial Harry Potter Cookbook, a New York Times Best Seller.This review was written for and published in my local newspaper,the Chanhassen Villager. I testedseveral recipes from the book, one...
  • Chocolate raspberry tart
    Sweet recipes with 5 ingredients or less: Lisa's chocolate raspberry tart
    Fall isundeniably hereyet I am still holding on tightly to acertainsweetprovision of summer,namelytheraspberry. Whilegrocery shopping and contemplatingmy dessertchoices for this week I stumbled across a supply of raspberries so beautiful that I...
  • Raspberry Tart
    Marioli's: A little piece of comfort
    There are places with simple, effortless charm that whisper delicious. Then there are the effortless chic offering flavors from Mexico City, France, and Texas.Large triangular brownies, tarts, pan dulce, white and dark chocolate clusters, a pastel...
  • Asparagus fans, unite!  This seasonal veg can be turned into a yummy tart.
    Asparagus fans, unite! This seasonal veg can be turned into a yummy tart.
    If you noticed an abundance of asparagus spears in the stores and at the markets, you’re not seeing things, it just so happens that early April in Northern California is at the height of its asparagus season. The San Mateo farmer’s...