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READY, SET, CHERRY CHOCOLATE CHEESECAKE!

I’M THINKING CHOCOLATE. It’s been some time since we’ve posted something as decadent and rich as this delicious cheesecake. Personally, I like to use dark chocolate in everything! After all, I’ve always said there are 3 food groups – dark … Continue reading

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PEACH and ALMOND CLAFOUTIS

This recipe was given to me by a former partner and awesome chef Tony Boyer. He introduced me to this great catering dish using sliced pears. After some tweaking, I ended up using peaches and adding almonds. Feel free to … Continue reading

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CELEBRATE NATIONAL STRAWBERRY MONTH!

What a great time of year to serve a patriotic, historically native North American fruit in a cool and creamy British born dessert.  Well, at least the Pilgrims would have loved this one! Simple to make, you’ll need: 2 pints … Continue reading

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SNEEK PEEK – CATER$AVVY’S CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIE TIRAMISU

Over the years, we have been called upon to cater dessert after a meal.  Brides, traditionally request wedding cake but even that trusted standby has been subject to change.  The average host/ess desires something affordable but delicious.  Caterers want something … Continue reading

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It’s Cranberry Season – Try Mock Cherry Pie

This recipe has been a favorite of my family back in New England for over 50 years. Created near Plymouth MA, it is a great Thanksgiving dessert that’s not too sweet: MOCK CHERRY PIE 1 lb. bag of whole fresh … Continue reading

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