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Blueberry Blintzes with Honey Ricotta Filling

Blueberry Blintzes with Honey Ricotta Filling

My perfect Saturday always includes brunch. ¬†I want to sleep in, then wake up and laze about the house sipping coffee, maybe run to the farmers market for some greens and bread, and then come home for a hearty late-morning/early-afternoon meal. ¬†Blintzes are one of my favorite brunch meals. We enjoyed these ricotta stuffed crepes … Continue reading

Salted Honey Caramels

Salted Honey Caramels

I started making caramels at Christmastime in 2010, cooking batch after batch until I found the perfect recipe, vetting several well known recipes along the way. The recipe for these salted butter caramels was damned near perfect, and with a few of my own tweaks, I think they are divine. Their richness is balanced by a delicate honey flavor, which is intensified by the addition of fleur de sel. The recipe, however, is only half the equation of making the perfect caramel. A pot of caramelizing cream and sugar has to be babysat like a toddler who can open a prescription bottle. Continue reading