Posts Tagged ‘jam bars’

Sugar.  Butter.  Vanilla.  These are my favorite flavors and the stalwarts in my pastry toolbox.  My trusted go-to’s.  Sure, chocolate is great but for me it always plays second fiddle to the holy trinity of sugar, butter, and vanilla.  Think of the possibilities.  Buttery rich shortbread.  A crisp warm sugar cookie with a cold glass of milk.  Moist gooey pineapple upside down cake.  Butterscotch pudding.  And my favorite of all time favorites, caramel in any way, shape or form.  Ummmmm.  Not to say I don’t like chocolate it’s just when given the choice, I tend to veer in the opposite direction.  These are the desserts that pique my interest and the ones I tend to make more than others.


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