Orange Chocolate Torte – a marriage made in culinary heaven. Still basting my blog posts (and myself) in butter this week, I came across a recipe on the Darigold site that spoke–no, make that shouted– to me: orange burst chocolate torte. As a man enamored with culinary combinations, the promise of chocolate chased by little […]
I’m pretty handy in the kitchen, but grand failures do occur, especially when I add a heaping spoonful of distraction to the recipe. So let my burnt rock hard candied orange peels be a lesson. When the phone rings, turn off the burner. My new doorstop: hardened block of candied orange peel in a pan.