Sylvie’s Recipe Box

Recipe Box

Here is my Recipe Box: a collection of recipes that have appeared in my books and in my newsletter. Enjoy!

Bread

Main Dish

Dessert

  • Dark Chocolate Lava Cakes

    Dark Chocolate Lava Cakes

    These dark chocolate lava cakes are fast treat that’s sure to impress a date. You can make these dark chocolate lava cakes ahead of time, then stick them into the oven as you finish dinner. (Yeah, so much for low fat and sugar.) F

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  • Valerie’s Favorite Birthday Cake

    Valerie’s Favorite Birthday Cake

    Valerie and I share a taste for chocolate and this is also my favorite birthday cake recipe. Good quality chocolate makes a huge difference. I love the 60% cocoa dark chocolate for melt-in-your-mouth sinfulness. Don’t eat this cake too late at night, though. All the caffeine will keep you awake! This is Valerie’s favorite birthday…

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  • Lorraine’s One-Bowl Brownies

    Lorraine’s One-Bowl Brownies

    Lorraine’s one-bowl brownies whip up fast for dessert easy. Sierra’s T-shirt in Detour says, “Chocolate Heals All Wounds.” She enjoys these treats made by Wyatt’s mother. From Detour See also Tex-Mex Tuna Fajitas, inspired by Detour View my Catalog of Books Click here

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  • Sylvie’s Yule Log

    Sylvie’s Yule Log

    I like decorating the tree with the collection of mismatched ornaments accumulated over the years, each with its own special memory. I love to bake the few special treats that have come to mean Christmas to my family—my mother-in-law’s Cinnamon Sticky Buns, my mother’s walnut bread and ginger star cookies. Then there’s Sylvie’s Yule Log,…

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  • Luci’s Country Apple Tart

    Luci’s Country Apple Tart

    The first time I made this recipe, I misread two teaspoons of lemon juice as two tablespoons. I was worried about the results. But the extra tartness added something extra, and I’ve made this apple tart with the extra lemon since. Luci’s country apple tart appears’s in Pride of a Hunter. From Pride of a…

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  • Francine’s Almond Coffeecake

    Francine’s Almond Coffeecake

    Francine baked this almond coffeecake for Christiane in Darker Than Night. My family complains that I never make the same recipe twice. What can I say, I like to fiddle. I’ve made this recipe with dried cranberries or dried cherries in place of the raisins or changed the almond extract to lemon extract, the cinnamon…

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Side Dishes

Snacks

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