puff pasty

Fast Strawberries and Cream Tart

by angelika on June 8, 2013

Strawberry Tart

I’ll let you in on a little secret. The baby, the one that dwells in my belly, is killing my kitchen mojo. In a serious way. I’ve been all over spring trying to make new and delicious things with some of my all time favorite ingredients (fava beans). Yet everything I come up with falls […]


Spinach and Artichoke Swirls

by angelika on November 24, 2010

Are you going to a Thanksgiving potluck? Or perhaps already planning a Christmas party? Have I got the appetizer for you. I absolutely adore this Spinach and Artichoke Swirl. It is rich and crispy, cheesy and decadent, and most importantly… super easy to make! I made these for the first time for our annual Solstice […]


Asian Pear Turnovers

by angelika on September 19, 2010

I love puff pastry. I think it is one of those food items that delivers such an impressive punch for little effort. I find it immeasurably easier to use than fillo (phyllo) dough, and just as yummy, buttery, crunchy and good. These turnovers are pretty easy to make, and the recipe is super forgiving. You can use almost any […]