Classic Caprese Salad

I’ve posted a few Caprese salad recipes over the years. If you look through the recipe index, you’ll find one with strawberries, one with plums, one with a drizzle of mint pesto, and even cute little Caprese skewers with peaches! What you won’t find, though, is this: a classic Caprese salad with soft, creamy fresh55

The Best Classic Vegan Chocolate Cake

Yup, it’s a big call – the best classic vegan chocolate cake? It’s a bold position but I’m confident. I have made this cake many times now and each time it knocks my wee socks off. My non-vegan people love it too, what’s more. Inspired by a Hershey’s chocolate cake recipe I came across BIWV55

Classic Shortbread Cookies

Take afternoon snack time to a new level with these buttery, crisp, and utterly delicious classic shortbread cookies! Easy to share, but we won’t blame you for keeping them all to yourself. Continue reading “Classic Shortbread Cookies” »

Classic Southern Buttermilk Biscuits

These Classic Southern Buttermilk Biscuits are light, tender and the perfect match for a slice of ham, melted butter and honey, your favorite jam, or smothered in country gravy! Continue reading “Classic Southern Buttermilk Biscuits” »

Classic Vodka Martini

Do you know how to make a Classic Vodka Martini? Here’s a clue: it takes just three ingredients—vodka, vermouth, and lemon peel—and you should definitely NOT shake it. Continue reading “Classic Vodka Martini” »

Classic French Toast

When I go out to brunch, the French toast on the menu always tempts me. What could be more crave-worthy than thick slices of bread marinated in a warmly spiced custard and topped with fresh fruit? I know from experience, though, that eating super-sweet, indulgent French toast at a restaurant is a recipe for a55