Sweets

Mini Tips and Tuts: Cranberry Apple Pie - Perfect for Winter Celebrations

P1170610

Try adding fresh cranberries to your next apple pie! You are in for a delicious treat if you do!

I started adding cranberries to my apple pies last fall when I found that I could no longer get the scrumptious cranberry apple pastries that I had come to adore this time of year - delicious cranberry and apple filling baked in a very flakey free form rustic tart.

Christmas and Winter Holiday Cookies: Biscotti and Mandelbrot

Three Favorite Biscotti

Biscotti! Probably needs little introduction. Many of us enjoy dunking and munching the slightly sweet little wedges of crunchy goodness. And since they are available in almost every coffee shop, super-market and gourmet shop year-round, most people may not associate them with the winter holidays. But once I learned to make them and found recipes for the delicious versions I am sharing below, they have become a holiday tradition at my house.

Christmas and Winter Holiday Cookies: Speculaas

Traditional speculaas

Speculaas! A Dutch treat beloved throughout much of northern Europe and eaten at the celebration of St. Nicholas (Sinterklaas in the Netherlands) on December 5th, as well as throughout the Christmas holiday season!

Christmas and Winter Holiday Cookies from Around the World

Old world Christmas cookies

Christmas Cookies! Most all of us love to eat Christmas cookies! And many of us make baking Christmas cookies an important part of our holiday celebrations. I am no exception!!! From the day long ago when, for the very first time, my great grandmother allowed me to roll and cut Christmas sugar cookies, I have been, well, nearly obsessed with making - and eating - Christmas cookies!

Cookies! Sweet Yummy Valentine (or Any-Other-Time) Cookies!

Carmel Nut Bars

The brand new Valentine Cookie Recipe Flickr Set is ready and waiting for you!!!

Find it right here!

As always, I am here if you have questions!!

Now Â… you have a whole weekend ahead of you ...  go bake cookies!!!

Syndicate content