Bake the Book: Bouchon Bakery

chocolate croissant

Coming to the Food Network: 'Kid in a Candy Store' with Adam Gertler

He sorta looks like Mr. Bean to me.

Cook the Book: 'Rose's Heavenly Cakes'

Just Desserts's Banana Choco Chip Cake in Austin Texas!!!

Salt Lake City Eats

Thanks you all for all the recommendations!
We will be staying somewhere around Draper (disclaimer: I didn't make the reservation. If I did then then I would stay alot close to the city).
Let's just say I am one of those that will drive and seek out good food. So please keep the recommendations coming.

Salt Lake City Eats

cb1414 - We are staying in SLC but driving up to diff mountains.

The Nasty Bits: Chongqing-style Penis with Wolfberries [Valentine's Day Edition]

Love this column. Good Work! (*clap *clap *clap)

Cook the Book: 'Bite-Size Desserts'

little fruit tarts especially lemon tarts.

Has anyone ever lost their kitchen mojo?

Yes this is happening to me right now...actually for the last 2 weeks. Just no motivation to come up w/ new or old stuff to cook. HELP!! send me some easy and yummy recipes pls.?!?!?

Cook the Book: 'Baking Unplugged'

I need this book bc I am so bad in baking....I turned choc chip cookies into muffin tops by using cake flour instead of all purpose

Seriously Delicious Holiday Giveaway: Two Peter Luger Steaks

Heck I am not choosy, just give me a piece of steak that is cooked medium medium-rare, well seasoned, and tender. I dont really care which part of the cow it comes from. :)

Cook the Book: 'Baked, New Frontiers in Baking'

My god mother's rice cakes.

Cook the Book: 'Barefoot Contessa Back to Basics'

Ina Garten's famous banana pumpkin pie. I am a huge fan of hers can ya'll tell?

Moist and Low Fat Brownies...

Yea I have substituted w/ apple sauce too but I didnt know bananas worked too. :)

Cook the Book: 'The Modern Baker'

I wont call it a disaster..I mean its still edible eventhough it did not turn out right and I have to eat the whole batch myself. What am I talking about? Macarons... choco ones to be specific.

Salt Lake City Eats

Hello Foodies

A few of us will be heading to Salt Lake City, Utah and would love to have some great eats while we are there.
Food type: anything goes as long as it is good food. Any place that can accommodate 8-10 bodies.
Cost: $ - $$$
Recommendations for breakfast/brunch, Happy Hr and dinner would be great. We will be eating lunch on the slopes.
Thank you for your help in advance.

Moist and Low Fat Brownies...

I have to share my little success story. I have been craving brownies for days! I finally bought a box of Pillsbury brownies mix 2 days ago. Looking around my kitchen there were two very overly rip bananas I thought.. hmm... I wonder. The Pillsbury calls for 1/4 cup of oil and I substituted the oil with the 2 mashed up bananas.
Baked the brownies according to the directions on the box and the result was incredible! Super moist and chewy. Best of all its LOW FAT! Give it a try for ya'll Brownies Addict.
It has a very slight hint of bananas...

Any good restaurants in Cancun?

It seems if it is a "party" destination good food/restaurant are practically non-existence. Are there any good restaurants anyone can recommend in Cancun? Please no exports from the US. :)