Sue Simoncini

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How-Tuesday: Coffee Cup Flan

I first tasted flan more than a dozen years ago. At the time, I was under the weather and my Cuban friend brought over her version of chicken noodle soup: a cure-all meal of red beans and rice, with flan for dessert. Everything was so expertly prepared and delicious, but the dessert was something I …

Sour-Cherry and Lemon-Verbena Sherbet

Fragrant lemon verbena makes a lovely partner for tart cherries in this lip-smacking sorbet.

Peach Buckle

This old-fashioned American cake is baked in a cast-iron skillet. Peaches give the cake a moist texture; the almond topping makes it crunchy

Brunch-Themed Baby Shower

To make sure these scones are light and delicate, handle the dough as little as possible.

Baby Showers

Demystifying Caramel

It’s a one-ingredient wonder, a bit of culinary magic -- here’s how to make it, complete with pro tips.<p>Caramel is a true one-ingredient wonder (okay, two if you’re counting water). Granulated sugar is melted in a pot and boiled until it turns into caramel. Simple, right? Not so fast. Even skilled …

Crazy Cake/Wacky Cake

Cake that you can make in the same pan and doesn’t need eggs, milk or butter!<p>It is called crazy or wacky cake and was created during the depression …