Diamants or Vanilla butter cookies

This classic french cookie, called a diamant, for the sparkling effect of the sugar surrounding it, is very similar to a shortbread, with a delicious buttery and vanilla scent. My husband has a much less fancy name for these, he calls them crack cookies, because they are just insanely addictive and once you start eating, […]

Canelés tea cakes

Caneles bordelais by Bake Bellissima

  I first encountered a canelé, the adorable mini cake you see above, on a trip to Paris last year. We had decided to try le Bistro Paul Bert, and while the meal did not really live up to my expectations, the tiny bite size canelés that were served with our coffees were unforgettable, and I have […]

Butter Pecan Cookies for Tea Time

Butter pecan cookies by Bake Bellissima

<img src=”https://d5nxst8fruw4z.cloudfront.net/atrk.gif?account=kWfuj1aEsk00Gs” style=”display:none” height=”1″ width=”1″ alt=”” /> Hello and welcome to Bake Bellissima! Take the time to review my collection of tried and tested recipes that I am so happy to share with you. These tasty butter pecan cookies are a delicious treat for tea time. Serve with a hot steaming pot of your favorite […]