Category Archives: Desserts
We had an abundance of ripe bananas in the freezer and a lack of cookies in the cabinet.
Also from Sunday Parade magazine article on holiday cookies. Putting the recipe in the blog first, then trying it. I figure typing it up will make me read it more carefully. Postscript: They came out great. Like better than the … Continue reading
I had fruit compote at a event earlier this month and really enjoyed the natural sweetness of it. Certainly a healthier alternative to chocolate candy! Looked for a autumn version and liked this one with its cinnamon and nutmeg. I … Continue reading
In Portuguese, Pessago com vinho. This is from my Portuguese Cooking cookbook which has great pictures. I made these many years ago and they were yummy. I think making with pears would be good too. I just saw a wine … Continue reading
From the New York Times. Doesn’t include pie crust recipe. Would it be really bad of me to just buy a pie crust? “This pie is a delicious twist on a custard standby, and it is exceedingly easy, a humble … Continue reading
From Irish Times; sounds yummy. Will post a note if I try them this holiday season. “Taking the time and effort to make this yummy treat at home is a great way to show how much you really care. Beautifully … Continue reading
From Elysian Brewery, Seattle. There link is here: http://www.elysianbrewing.com/holiday-stout-cookies/ But in case they take it down later, here’s the recipe. Looks good. Sort of reminds me of Whoopie Pies made with stout!
Every year I try and make Whoopie Pies as gifts for friends. Of course with all the Whoopie Pie cookbooks and Whoopie Pie pans and Whoopie Pie ovens (see Whoopie Pie Palooza I & II), it was another week of … Continue reading