Traditional Chocolate Chip Cookies

Santa Approved: 230g Unsalted butter (Melted but not hot) 180g Brown sugar 100g Powdered sugar 18g Vanilla extract 100g Egg 420g AP flour 8g(2tsp) Baking soda 300g Chocolate chips Method: Put melted butter in KitchenAid with a paddle attachment. Add brown sugar, caster sugar, vanilla and egg to butter. Mix on medium setting for 1…

Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

Who doesn’t love peanut butter cookies? 450g     Softened Butter 400g     Brown Sugar 400g     Sugar 450g     Peanut Butter (Either smooth or chunky works) 200g     Eggs (Whisked) 650g     AP Flour 25g       Baking Soda 6g          Salt 13g    …

Pie Dough (Pate Brisee)

With the holiday season here, it’s the perfect time for warm pies 🙂 Try this one: 340g (12oz)         Sifted AP Flour 4g (1 tsp)              Salt 230g (8oz)           Cold Butter (Cut into Small Cubes) 60g (1/4cup)       Very Cold…

Homemade Creme Fraiche

You ever go to the grocery store and see how much a 1/4 pint of creme fraiche costs? Like $7!!! Well there’s a better way. Make it yourself. Here’s how. Take the cream you use for your morning coffee and the buttermilk you use for your pancakes. Combine the two and before you know it,…

Perfect Roasted Chicken

Quick – Filling – Tasty! The holy trinity of staff meals. Unsurprisingly, roasted chicken is probably one of the most common dishes made for hungry workers. Here is a tried and true recipe that never disappoints 🙂 Brine:  1gallon    Hot Water 1cup        Kosher Salt (Optional) 12ea        Bay Leaves…

Lemon Soy Dressing

A family meal is just incomplete without a healthy salad. This recipe was originally used as a dressing for tuna tartare/poke, but I like to use it on salads. It’s super quick to make and really tasty. Minimal effort, maximin satisfaction! 125g     Lemon Juice 60g       Low Sodium Soy Sauce 3g…

The Best Madeleine Recipe

I’ve had this great recipe for several years and haven’t come across one that has beaten it. If you like madeleines or any baked treats to enjoy with a hot cup of coffee, give this gem of a recipe a try! 270g     Sugar 225g     Egg 10g       Lemon Zest…

Ginger-Soy-Sesame Marinade/Dressing

This recipe is originally a really great dressing for a light salad but its so versatile that I wanted to share. In this case, I used it as a marinade for steak and it turned out really well. 50g       Extra Virgin Olive Oil 100g     Grapeseed Oil (Canola fine) 150g  …

Classic Chewy Brownies

You know what’s good on a cold day? WARM CHEWY BROWNAAAYYYs!!!! Heres a recipe I used for staff/family meals back in the day that I want to share. Super easy to make, and really satisfying 🙂 225g     Butter 375g     Sugar 7g         Vanilla Extract 3g      …

Gruyere Cheese Puffs (Gougeres)

This is a very special recipe to me in particular. It’s one of the first things I learned as a cook professionally. That, and it’s fricken yummy. 230g     Butter 280g     Water 125g      Whole Milk 17g         Salt 300g     AP Flour 8ea      …