Apples · Pastry

Apple Strudel


I think my recent fun playing with phyllo (or filo) dough got me wanting to make something else with it.

I’ve wanted to make apple strudel for a while now.  Odd that I’ve never made it before, but you know how easy it is to get stuck in a rut.  You know, a non-phyllo rut. 

I’m sure it happens to everyone.

Anyway, last week, I decided to climb out of my rut and make some strudel….

Apples · French Fridays with Dorie · Just Dessert

FFwD – Marie-Helene’s Apple Cake


Marie-Helene would be quite welcome in our home.

Especially if she showed up with an apple cake.

Of course, we don’t know Marie-Helene, and she doesn’t know us, so the odds of her arriving at our door, still-warm-from-the-oven gâteau aux pommes (I’m dabbling in French) are pretty darn slim.

Good thing Dorie gave us a recipe so I can make this myself!

Apples · Quick Breads · Scones · Tuesdays With Dorie

TWD (make that WWD in this case) Apple Cheddar Scones

Yes, here I am, late to the party.  But at least I got here before NEXT Tuesday. Apple Cheddar Scones.  The recipe is from Dorie Greenspan's book "Baking From My Home to Yours", and can be found on page 32, or you can visit Karina's blog, The Floured Apron, if you don't have the book… Continue reading TWD (make that WWD in this case) Apple Cheddar Scones