• Home  / 
  • Archive: October, 2012

Banana Bread with Peanut Butter Glaze

By Chef Megan Joy / October 24, 2012

It seems a lot of people I meet up here have given up on the idea of being able to enjoy tasty, high altitude banana bread. “You know what I really crave? Banana bread.” I hear it all the time. Let’s change that. I modified one of my favorite quick bread recipes and it came […]


Pumpkin Crumb Bars

By Chef Megan Joy / October 11, 2012

One good thing about the cooler weather is that it forces me to work. We don’t have any snow yet to play in. Summer is past. So, rather than hike up a mountain or float down the Colorado River, I am pushed indoors towards my kitchen. Staring out my kitchen window on a blustery day, […]


Perfect Pancakes

By Chef Megan Joy / October 10, 2012

Last week my neighbors gave me a huge jug of Vermont maple syrup as a thank you for making them some pastries and I’ve been dying to use it. Mainly for pancakes. (I have been envisioning drizzling it all over a short stack for days). This morning when I woke up, I decided it was […]


Black and White Cookies

By Chef Megan Joy / October 3, 2012

Well hello, October. The leaves have peaked, but what remains here is still gorgeous. And for the next two months, Vail will be sleepy and very quiet. We will need this rest period before the winter season starts! Here are some photos I’ve snapped from various outings this past week. I meant to catch up […]