Almond and Rose Petal Thumbprint Scones

July 26, 2015
Almond and Rose Petal Jam Thumbprint Scones | butter and brioche

Almond and Rose Petal Thumbprint Scones | butter and briocheAlmond and Rose Petal Thumbprint Scones | butter and brioche

I have a slight problem. You see, every time I open a new batch of jam (which happens quite often), I feel obliged to make a special baked good to deliver said jam straight to my face. As was the case recently, when I decided to open a newly purchased jar of rose petal jam. Bake, slather, eat then repeat – it’s a little habit I cannot seem to break… and one I wouldn’t want to really.

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Chocolate and Espresso Pudding Cream Pie

July 19, 2015
Chocolate and Espresso Pudding Cream Pie | butter and brioche

Chocolate and Espresso Pudding Cream Pie | butter and briocheChocolate and Espresso Pudding Cream Pie | butter and brioche

I am so excited to be sharing this recipe with you today. It’s no secret that I love using the rich and strong flavour of espresso in my cooking, and recently, more often than not, I have found myself incorporating it into more and more of my baked goods.

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Apricot and Lavender Marmalade Pull-Apart Bread

July 12, 2015
Apricot and Lavender Marmalade Pull-Apart Bread

Apricot and Lavender Marmalade Pull-Apart BreadApricot and Lavender Marmalade Pull-Apart Bread

As a self-proclaimed “hoarder of condiments”, I often find myself with an overabundant load of jams, chutneys and marmalade’s that messily spill all over my kitchen shelves. At any given time, it’s safe to assume that there will be more than a few jars of these half-opened goodies in my fridge too. And at the moment, the situation is more than a little out of control.

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Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cinnamon Cookies

July 5, 2015
Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cinnamon Cookies

Gluten-Free Peanut Butter Cinnamon CookiesGluten-Free Peanut Butter Cinnamon Cookies

Like soul mates, it seems everyone is on an endless search to find the perfect peanut butter cookie. Crunchy, crumbly, chewy or soft, melt-in-your-mouth or crisp, flour or not, each person has a unique personal preference and set of ideals to match. There really is a reason why there are thirty two million hits when you search for “peanut butter cookies”.

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Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday Cake

June 28, 2015
Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday Cake

Strawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday CakeStrawberry Jam and Vanilla Birthday Cake

I have long believed that celebrations should involve cake and plenty of it… but two decadent cakes posted in two weeks? A little crazy right! But I do have a rather special excuse. Today is Butter and Brioche’s first birthday. An unimaginable milestone… and what a year it has been.

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