Yeast-raised cinnamon scones

This recipe started, oddly enough, as an enthusiastic suggestion from a coworker for yeast-raised chocolate chip cookies. They turned out, well, strange. I don’t easily dismiss homemade baked goods studded with dark chocolate, but the texture just didn’t really work. So they became scones, then I dropped the chocolate chips, then I played with the

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Orange pancakes with caramel sauce and pistachios

I’ve settled into a lovely and only partly intentional routine of spending one weekend day out exploring my new city and the other almost entirely in the kitchen. (Boston friends–I love sharing! Of course, the three courses on the dinner menu may be breakfast, brunch, and cookies, but hey, it’s the new thing.) Last week

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Herbed Hollandaise sauce and eggs Benedict

I LOVE brunch. Both the delicious although totally absurd food (s’mores pancakes, anyone?) and the lazy weekend it represents. I used to go to brunch with friends fairly regularly, hitting a number of pretty excellent places in my brunch-restaurant-laden hipster neighborhood. Then I decided to work brunch instead of eating it. And while being behind

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