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So Easy Chocolate Croissants, aka Pain au Chocolat

Easy Chocolate Croissants | PDXfoodlove

Whew! I’m home again after two busy days in Seattle. It is crazy how much I’ve been back and forth this summer. And apparently I missed the hottest day of the year in Portland. Due to so much travel, for the most part, tonight’s post is not so much a recipe but directions for using […]

Cooked up on August 12, 2014

More like this: baking | breakfast | brunch | chocolate | dessert | Uncategorized | under 1 hour

Dark Chocolate Cherry Almond Muffins

Dark Chocolate Cherry Almond Muffins | PDXfoodlove

This recipe started out as a vegan recipe. Or at least, I was looking at a vegan muffin recipe Sunday morning when I decided that I wanted to do something similar, except not vegan. Nothing against veganism – it’s just that there is no good reason to leave an egg out of baked goods if […]

Cooked up on July 21, 2014

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Raspberry Chocolate Donuts with Lavender

Raspberry Chocolate Donuts with Lavender | PDXfoodlove

I seem to have caught a case of the Old. Last night I was dying for sleep at 9:30. Tonight I played 90 minutes of rec soccer and feel like I got hit by a truck. I’m going to chalk it up to not being quite back in soccer shape yet. 90 minutes is a […]

Cooked up on June 23, 2014

More like this: baking | breakfast | brunch | chocolate | dessert | garden | meatless | oregon | under 1 hour | vegetarian

The New York Times Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

The New York Times Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe | PDXfoodlove

PSST! Have you entered my sweet Bob’s Red Mill GIVEAWAY yet? Check it out here! I have always loved making cookies, but for some reason lately, mine keep coming out flat. Maybe it’s because I don’t chill them long enough. Maybe it’s the silpat vs. parchment paper thing (don’t worry, I switched back to parchment). […]

Cooked up on May 28, 2014

More like this: baking | chocolate | cookies | dessert | favorites | fun

Yeasted Donut Holes

Yeasted Donut Holes | PDXfoodlove

Man, I don’t know what it was this week but I am tired. But you guys, FRIDAY IS UPON US. Which means it’s time to start planning weekend decadence. We make baked donuts all the time, but we don’t often make yeasted, frying ones. Which might be about to change, after we gave Alton Brown’s […]

Cooked up on May 22, 2014

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Chocolate Banana Swirl Muffins

Chocolate Banana Swirl Muffins | PDXfoodlove

What a gorgeous day it has been in Portland. It was 74 today! And sunny! My little plants are all popping up. The lettuce is in the ground outside and I swear it grew visibly larger in the last 24 hours with all that sun. The rhubarb is very nearly ready for go time (HELLO, […]

Cooked up on April 7, 2014

More like this: baking | bread | breakfast | brunch | chocolate | dessert | under 1 hour