Posted on Saturday, 11th December 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

A Christmas Cookie Plate wouldn’t be complete without Holiday Fudge.  I like to live by “the more is more” philosophy when it comes to sweets (thus the name Grace’s Sweet Life) so I decided to make two kinds of fudge

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A photo of 3 pieces of Chocolate Marshmallow Fudge decorated with crushed blue candy canes.
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Posted on Wednesday, 8th December 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Vanilla-Coconut Panna Cotta with Pomegranate Jelly is the first dessert in a trio of Mini Desserts I plan on serving for my daughter, Liana’s New Year’s Eve party.  I intend to present this trifecta of desserts in a variety of

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A photo of 3 Vanilla-Coconut Panna Cotta with Pomegranate Jelly layered desserts garnished with pomegranate seeds and served in shot glasses.
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Posted on Tuesday, 23rd November 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Autumn is a great time to make Chocolate-Hazelnut Self-Saucing Pudding. It’s the quintessential fall dessert; it’s warm, comforting, rich in chocolate and fitting for a cold, rainy day. It was miserable here yesterday, nippy and damp.  I caught a chill

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A photo of 3 Chocolate-Hazelnut Self-Saucing Pudding desserts served in white bowls.
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Posted on Friday, 19th November 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Welcome fall into your home with these Warm Apple Cinnamon Crumb Cakes with Calvados and prepare yourself for the tantalizing and comforting aroma that radiates from your oven and permeates throughout your home. When my son, Matt, returned home from

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A photo of three Warm Apple Cinnamon Crumb Cakes with Calvados on white doilies placed in a row.
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Posted on Tuesday, 16th November 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

I recently picked up the current issue of the Donna Hay Magazine (Issue 51) (my favourite food magazine) where Donna features maple syrup.  I had no idea there were so many different ways to feature this amber elixir!  She gave

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A photo of Maple Creme Brulee in white ovenproof dishes served with poached Forelle pears in its poaching liquid and served in glass ramekins.
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Posted on Friday, 5th November 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Baileys® Cheesecake Swirl Chocolate Brownies takes two of my weaknesses, Chocolate Brownies and Cheesecake and rolls them into one amazing dessert and both are given a flavour boost with the addition of Baileys® Irish Cream. What should have been a

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A photo of 2 Baileys® Cheesecake Swirl Chocolate Brownie squares, stacked with pieces of parchment separating the squares.
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Posted on Friday, 1st October 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Every time I go to the market I can’t help but fill my cart with fruit.  Maybe that’s because the fruit on display is so tempting.  It’s usually fresh looking, blemish free and beautifully displayed.  I guess I’m a sucker

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A photo of a Pear, Rhubarb and Raspberry Fruit Crumble dessert in a red, heart-shaped ramekin placed on a white napkin with a dessert spoon.
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Posted on Monday, 27th September 2010 by Grace Massa Langlois

Have you noticed a theme to my last couple of posts, Chocolate Stout Cake, Baileys® Pots de Crème, and now these amazing Caramilk® Cream-Vodka Cooler Cupcakes?  They all have a special ingredient, no 2 special ingredients, alcohol and chocolate! I’ve gone from Chocolate Beer

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A photo of 3 Caramilk® Cream-Vodka Cooler Cupcakes with Caramel Buttercream Icing.
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