• Food

    Apple Walnut Cake

    I’m back with another fall recipe that I found and used with the second half of the apples I got when I went on my failed apple picking trip. I made an apple crostata with the first half of the apple batch and made an apple walnut cake with the second half. Instead of making another apple crostata, I wanted to try something different. I found this apple walnut coffee cake recipe and decided to give it a try. I stuck with that recipe for the most part, except I swapped out the white sugar for brown sugar, because as I’ve said before brown sugar just seems (to me) the better…

  • Food

    Apple Crostata

    The first thing I made with the apples I “picked” when I went apple picking last weekend was an apple crostata. I have made crostatas before, but never an apple one so I looked online to see if there were any recipes or tips and tricks. I found one by Giada from Food Network so I based mine off of her recipe with some changes. First, I peeled, cored and cut up 3 apples. I believe I used 2 Golden Delicious and 1 Macintosh. Then, the recipe calls for lemon juice and sugar. I decided to use brown sugar instead because I think brown sugar and apples go better together.…