About Mindy Segal | Kate Leahy

Mindy Segal | Kate Leahy

Mindy Segal is the proprietor of Chicago’s popular HotChocolate Restaurant and Dessert Bar, where she specializes in contemporary American cuisine, putting a modern twist on traditional classics. The James Beard Foundation nominated her for Outstanding Pastry Chef in the country five years in a row, and she’s been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Food & Wine, as well as made appearances on TODAY and the Food Network. Kate Leahy is a freelance writer and recipe developer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She co-authored SPQR, The Preservation Kitchen, and A16 Food + Wine, the 2009 IACP Cookbook of the Year. @mindysegal @kateleahycooks

A pot of raspberry jam with framboise being added to it.

Raspberry Jam With Framboise

No, making homemade jam doesn’t need to be a big production. Not with the right recipe, anyways. This small batch raspberry preserves shows you how simple it can be.

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Milano Cookie

Milano Cookies

Forget Pepperidge Farm. Where’s the satisfaction in just ripping the bag open? Where’s the longing that comes with anticipation? Right here with these homemade Milanos.

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Hot Fudge Sauce

Hot Fudge Sauce

Chocolate, cream, sugar, and butter. If ever there was a magnificent melding of ingredients, this is it.

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