Banana Maple Cream Pie

Banana Maple Cream Pie

I recently saw a recipe for banana cream pie in one of my favorite cookbooks, Rosie’s All-Butter, Fresh Cream, Sugar-Packed Baking Book by Judy Rosenberg.  She used a simple vanilla cream and layered in fresh bananas then topped it with whipped cream.  I had a hunch... read more
Maple Tiramisu

Maple Tiramisu

My mission in the kitchen is to see how maple syrup can be used in everyday cooking where the maple makes for better or sometimes just different results.  In all honesty, for some recipes the maple flavor is not discernible and I revert back to plain sugar.  For some... read more
Carrot Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Cake with Maple Cream Cheese Frosting

I will always associate this cake with joy.  The first time we reached 100 barrels of maple syrup I made it to celebrate.  The sugar house crew had been boiling for days and the woods crew had been doing a great job keeping everything running smoothly.  There were... read more
Cardamom Maple White Chocolate Brownies

Cardamom Maple White Chocolate Brownies

It is very difficult to improve on a classic like fudgy, chocolate brownies.  I was curious, however, if you could make a brownie with white chocolate.  It turns out you absolutely can, especially if you add some Cardamom Infused Maple Syrup to bolster the white... read more
Cheesecake with Maple Swirls

Cheesecake with Maple Swirls

This is a gooey, mapley, creamy version of cheesecake.  There is a little bit of maple in each layer.  Just a tablespoon in the graham cracker crust helps bind the crumbs.  A bit in combination with brown sugar makes for a caramel-kissed cheesecake.  And the topper,... read more
Maple Cranberry Gingerbread

Maple Cranberry Gingerbread

My brother, Buck is not an excellent cook but he is usually pretty good and sometimes surprisingly good.  When he was grade-school age he came up with his own version of ice cream by pouring  a can of sweetened condensed milk plus a handful of Oreos into a blender and... read more

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