The Daring Bakers’ December 2015 Challenge: Gateaux Pithiviers

Blog Checking Lines:  For the month of December, Kat challenged us to make Gateaux Pithiviers.  Gateaux Pithiviers, also called Galette des Rois or King’s Cakes, are elegant-looking desserts that have been on my baking bucket list for a long time.   … Continue reading

October Daring Bakers’ Challenge: Layering Up: Mille-Feuille/Napoleon

Blog Checking Lines:  Our October 2012 Daring Bakers’ challenge was hosted by Suz of Serenely Full.  Suz challenged us to not only tackle buttery and flaky puff pastry, but then take it a step further and create a sinfully delicious … Continue reading