Apple Tart with Salted Caramel by Amy Roth Photo

Gluten-Free Salted Caramel Apple Tart

I'm not sure what came over me last weekend, but the idea of a salted caramel apple tart just worked its way into my imagination and wouldn't let go. It was entirely too specific to be denied — an apple tart would've been fine, even an apple crisp, but this HAD to have salted caramel, and had to … Continue reading

Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes

Hi, everyone! It’s good to be back. We’ve celebrated a birthday and an anniversary since I last posted, but those milestones caused barely a blip on our radar, given the other major happenings in our lives. We had even greater cause to reflect on another journey around the sun when Gil left the … Continue reading

Day 1, Mini Apple Pies

Hello, and welcome to this year's Advent Calendar! Are you in the holiday spirit now that December's here? Maybe you're the organized sort with your shopping done and presents wrapped. Maybe you're dreading the idea and hope to put it off for another day. If so, consider yourself among friends; … Continue reading

’08 Advent Calendar, Day 10

These cinnamon apple chips were a real success story -- every bit as successful as the cumin-flavored pear chips were disastrous. And, of course, they make a lovely (and relatively healthy) departure from the sea of butter we all find ourselves swimming in this time of year. For the 2007 Advent … Continue reading

’08 Advent Calendar, Day 2

Apples are a particular favorite of mine this time of year. Varieties range from sweet to tart, they can be used for snacking out of hand, baking, mashing, or even braising, and they pair equally well with sweet or savory ingredients. They're extra-delicious in caramelized apple bread pudding, … Continue reading