Desserts

Beer cookies for a sophisticated cookie swap.

October may be over, but there’s still time to enjoy one of its best offerings: the beer. Thanks to my husband, who practically stalks the liquor store as soon as the last case of Summerfest is sold, my fridge is still brimming with Octoberfest brews. He bought so many varieties, […]

 

Chocolate Pavlovas and Chocolate Mascarpone Mousse

I like whisking things. I especially like whisking things until soft peaks form. There is something borderline existential about watching a liquid turn into pillowy fluff. It’s fun. Of course, it helps that we now have stand mixers to do all the hard work. But I had a lot of […]