Crepes Suzette with Ojai Pixie Tangerines

The start of springtime calls for a lovely weekend brunch. When we think of brunch during this time of the year, we see bright flavors and simple, fresh ingredients. Produce like citrus and grapes are best enjoyed during these cool yet warming months leading up to the summer. To kick things off since the first […]

Chocolate Coconut Truffles

When it comes to Valentine’s Day, we all know that the easiest way to someone’s heart is through chocolate. After all, what could be sweeter than a box of decadent chocolates on the most romantic holiday of the year? The answer: making your own DIY chocolate truffles for that special someone. Truffles are not at all […]

Sweet Potato Pie

Move over, pumpkin pie. There’s another pie in town for this year’s Thanksgiving and it’s made with sweet potatoes! This Southern pie is a classic holiday favorite that’s welcome at the end of any Thanksgiving dinner. And you know dessert is always welcome! Whether you love or love to hate on pumpkin pie, chances are […]

Cinnamon Apple Fritters

Fall is officially here and with that comes crisp weather, autumn leaves and all the wonderful, comforting flavors of delicious apple recipes. October is National Apple Month and is the perfect time to celebrate this sweet and juicy fruit. Although apples are available year-round, the fall harvest is special in particular with all of the newly […]

Red, White and Blue Parfaits

Summer may have just started but the 4th of July weekend is when the party really begins. It’s time to break out the red, white and blue as the celebration of our nation’s independence draws near. This year, we’re thinking dessert in our party spread in the form of these adorable summer berry parfaits. What better […]

Cooking with the Seasons: Summer

June Solstice is today, which marks the official beginning of the summertime. Spring has been good to us but we’re ready to say hello to the sunshine weather, longer days and all of the wonderful bounty of produce the summer brings. The season gives us sweeter fruits such as berries and stone fruit and crunchier vegetables such […]

Quince Crumble

For days when you’re craving something sweet but could do without the extra mess in the kitchen, look no further than a homemade crumble. Although any combination of fruit and pastry is delicious, a crumble is a home cook’s more laid back cousin of a pie with half the fuss. While the crumble is baking in […]