Perfect Lemon Merengue Pie – a December Delight

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Yeah. I know. Lemon pie has nothing to do with Christmas. But December is when the citrus starts coming off the trees out back. Plus lemon merengue pie is truly one of my most favorite sugary sweets. Tart, sour, sweet, fluffy – combining such texture and flavor. It’s truly a … Read morePerfect Lemon Merengue Pie – a December Delight

The Gentleman Caller’s Linzer Cookie

https://vimeo.com/195642210 Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Welcome back, you crazy carolers! Alright, I am outing myself here. I am a cookie monster. I have been known to take a cookie to bed with me, and that’s not a euphemism. I could eat a cookie every day. During Trip of Love, given it’s proximity to Schmackary’s, … Read moreThe Gentleman Caller’s Linzer Cookie

Is it pie? Is it cobbler? It’s BOTH! Texas Hill Country Peach “Pobbler”

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Hello again, my lovelies. Do you like peaches? I don’t mean using the peach emoji as something lewd, I mean the succulent sloppy stone fruit that stars in desserts from pie to cobbler. And that brings me to this: why can’t we hybridize those two things? Oh, wait. I’m The … Read moreIs it pie? Is it cobbler? It’s BOTH! Texas Hill Country Peach “Pobbler”

The Gentleman Caller’s Butterscotch Oatmeal Scotchie

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Hey, it’s me, the Cookie Monster. I’m back to make yet another cookie. Quel surprise. This one is a butter and vanilla explosion, holding together mounds of butterscotch chips and raisins soaked in booze. Add a whisper of cinnamon and what could possibly be better. My favorite way to eat … Read moreThe Gentleman Caller’s Butterscotch Oatmeal Scotchie

Pineapple! Buttershots! Individual! Upside down! The Gentleman’s Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes

Knock knock knock. Gentleman Caller. Few things tickle my tastebuds more than a sweet, sweet pineapple. It is easily one of my most favorite fruits. I was contemplating test recipes one afternoon recently, and I was reminded of one of the staples my Granny used to make: the lemon Jell-o cake. Lemon Jell-o cake is … Read morePineapple! Buttershots! Individual! Upside down! The Gentleman’s Individual Pineapple Upside Down Cakes