Coconut Granita

If you’re a coconut lover, you need this dessert in your life. Coconut granita is a sublime marriage of cool, crystalline texture and sweet, silken, tropical coco-nuttiness. There are only a few ingredients, a couple of steps, and boom, you’ve pulled together a make-ahead, crowd pleaser, or personal indulgence (if you don’t feel like sharing). … Read more

Earl Grey and Lavender Iced Tea

Nature is blooming in a rainbow of color. Both night and day are narrated by the sounds of chirping, tweeting and warbling. The air is thick with the scent of pollen, cut grass and sea spray. Daylight lingers into the early hours of evening with a relentless heat always by its side. You know what … Read more

Simple Syrup Two Ways (Traditional & Low Carb)

Simple syrup is exactly what it sounds like. It’s a sweet syrup that is super simple and easy to make. Don’t let the simplicity fool you however. Simple syrup is an important element of many drinks, cocktails, and baked goods. It’s absolutely an essential recipe to have in your culinary repertoire. Simple syrup can be … Read more

Dutch Baby

Dutch Baby is a fanciful pancake of sorts. It’s like a giant,rustic, delicious popover that can be shared for breakfast or brunch. Unlike it’s cousin the pancake, the Dutch baby comes together in a jiff. No monotonous pouring and flipping here, you simply throw the ingredients in a blender and whirl until everything comes together … Read more

Orange Creamsicle Granita

Orange creamsicle granita, a dreamy combination of flaky, citrus ice crystals and sweetened whipped cream. About Granita Granita is a semi-frozen dessert akin to Italian ice, shaved ice and sorbet. By all accounts, granita originated in Sicily but can be found in many parts of Italy. Various regions put their own stamp on granita. Some … Read more