Nostalgic S’more Tarts

I had a craving today… I don’t know if I’ve ever craved this before…

I had a craving for s’mores.

But then I wasn’t satisfied with just the idea of the traditional s’more. And I wasn’t about to build a campfire to make a legit roasted marshmallow for my s’more.

What could I possibly due to make A s’more prettier… a little more special. …as if that’s even possible.

So I thought… how about a s’more tart!? With a marshmallow meringue topping bruleed in the oven?

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Baked Almond Tarts with Almond Filling and Fresh Strawberries

This week is all about the amazing strawberries we got.  I think those strawberries may have been magical…  I really think it’s possible.

The moment the chocolate covered strawberries were devoured, I immediately thought about what to do with the rest of the strawberries.   Make more chocolate covered strawberries?  Oh! I know!  An almond tart with almond filling topped with these delicious strawberries…  oh baby!

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Parker-Lusseau in Monterey

We found this cottage filled with pastries and other yummies while trying to find the Massage Envy in Monterey.

Parker-Lusseau has multiple locations around the Monterey area, unfortunately, I only had time to visit one.  This place was charming.  I could have sat outside sipping my delicious soy chai latte for hours.  Doesn’t this picture say…”Stay a while.  You’ll leave a different, more wonderful person…”

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