Blueberry Vanilla Bread | The Sugar Hit

Blueberry Vanilla Bread


  Check that bread out. Looks good, doesn’t it? I like baking things that look impressive, but I LOVE baking things that taste even BETTER than they look.   And this bread has got it. This bread is like Hansel,…

Peanut Butter Fudge | The Sugar Hit

Peanut Butter Fudge


  Fudge! Hallelujah, everybody! We live in a world where fudge exists!   If that doesn’t make you want to stand up and do the traditional celebratory dance of your people, then I don’t know what will.     Even…

Chocolate and Cinnamon Pasteis De Nata | The Sugar Hit

Chocolate Cinnamon & Orange Pasteis De Nata


  Disclaimer alert! These aren’t ~real~ pasteis de nata. Those heavenly little Portuguese custard tarts, with their blistered tops that you dust with cinnamon and sugar. I’m pretty sure those require a special tin, and a very complicated pastry technique,…

Super Swirly Cinnamon Buns | The Sugar Hit

Super Swirly Cinnamon Buns


  Hey everyone! It’s such a relief to talk to you guys. The rest of the world can be a drag sometimes, you know? Not everyone understands the importance of cinnamon buns.   I could talk cinnamon buns endlessly. Do…

Apple Fritters with Salted Caramel | The Sugar Hit

Apple Fritters with Salted Caramel


  Inspiration strikes in crazy and unexpected ways. Because get this: I had literally never even thought about apple fritters a week ago.   A week ago, if you had said to me, ‘Hey Sarah, you bodacious babe, why no…

Monkey Bread with Orange and Smoke | The Sugar Hit

Monkey Bread with Orange & Smoke


  Cool recipe title, right? Of course, that’s not the point. The point is that brown sugar, yeasty bread, cinnamon, and orange have a new best friend. And that best friend is a hint of smoke.   It’s subtle, not…