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Espresso caramel shortbread bars

Last year I shared a recipe for these peppermint bark cookies which are, to this day, my very favorite christmas cookie. They are possibly the easiest concept to exist in cookie land but they are just <i>the</i> best. Since sharing the same cookie recipe over and over again probably wouldn't win me many …

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21 Festive Christmas Cupcake Recipes to Inspire You to Bake

There's no better time for baking than the holidays, and these festive cupcake recipes will inspire you to get in the kitchen immediately. Whether you're into peppermint bark chocolate cupcakes or gingerbread cupcakes with white chocolate frosting, there's sure to be a recipe that speaks to you. …

25 Cinnamon Recipes That Prove It’s the Best Spice on the Rack

Gingerbread, nutmeg, and peppermint are classic flavors during the colder months, but there’s a reason that cinnamon spice is associated with …

Breakfast

Make Italian dessert zuppa inglese now that obscure liqueur is here

This sweet story begins in the pastry kitchen of a Philadelphia Italian fine-dining restaurant, where I worked as a pastry chef in the late 1980s. We turned out tray after tray of zuppa inglese, our banquet dessert — layers of rum-soaked sponge cake and cream, the cake dyed pink with grenadine. …

Pumpkin Rolls With Rosemary and Sea Salt

At the end of our month of pumpkin recipes, we present these warm, savory rolls. And, if you need any more convincing, they’re glazed with a honey …

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Luisa Weiss' recipe for traditional German soft pretzels

Berlin-based cookbook author and food blogger Luisa Weiss has brought back traditional recipes in her recent book "Classic German Baking." Here is …

Chocolate Chip Peppermint Cookies (recipe)

We all know chocolate and peppermint like to get together around the holidays, so why shouldn't candy canes move into a chocolate chip cookie? That's …

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A holiday cookie with less sugar? Sweet.

These biscotti have all the appeal of the traditional twice-baked treat: a satisfying crunch that holds up to an enthusiastic dip into cappuccino (or whatever your brew is) and just enough sweet taste and richness that they definitely qualify as a cookie, but not so much that they would seem …

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Cookie Recipes for Freeform's 25 Days of Christmas Movie Marathon

A Holiday Cookie Recipe for Each Day of Freeform's 25 Days of Christmas Movie Marathon<p>Cookies and movies—the classic combo.<p>December 01, 2016<p>The month …

Red wine brownies are the sweetest way to get your buzz on

Nothing goes together like chocolate and red wine. (PB&J, I'm looking at you. <i>Nothing</i>.) The combo epitomizes sensual indulgence. But why sip then bite when you could just bite? There is now such a thing as red wine brownies. Let me repeat that: Red. Wine. Brownies.<p>Okay, so it's not like they were …

Chocolate-Peppermint Fudge

Crush candies in a plastic bag with a rolling pin. Using a hand mixer is more effective than a stand mixer for this chocolate-peppermint fudge recipe.<p>Ingredients<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups sugar<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>3 tablespoons light corn syrup<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>6 ounces unsweetened …

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11 Make-Ahead Snacks To Keep You Full All Day Long

Oats and Quinoa Breakfast Bars by CravingSomethingHealthy<p>Nancy Silverton’s Bran Muffins by Genius Recipes<p>Wasabi Pea Snack Mix by Kendra Vaculin<p>Herbed …

Healthy Eating

35 Christmas Cookie Recipes That Make This The Best Time Of Year

'Tis the season.<p>There are many reasons to love the holidays, but Christmas cookies are definitely on the top of that list. With that in mind, we gathered together all the important Christmas cookie recipes you need to get through this season — we’re talking shortbread, sugar cookies and lots of …

27 holiday cookies you’ll want to bake this season

We don’t have to tell you how much we love cookies — and we’re guessing you do, too. In our 12th annual issue devoted to the baked goods, you’ll find versions vegan or gluten-free, savory or spiced, made with teff flour or matcha tea, and of course, plenty with chocolate. All told, there are 27 …

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17 Make-at-Home Holiday Treats to Bring to Work

As soon as the word <i>holiday</i> starts to be whispered in the halls at work, it’s like suddenly everyone gets an overwhelming urge to bake. One day it’s pumpkin muffins, then over-the-top brownies and, of course, all the chocolate and peanut butter recipe combos you can handle. It’s about time you break …

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No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie Recipe

You are going to love this super easy to make no bake chocolate peanut butter pie recipe made with just 4 ingredients! Almost sounds too good to be …

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Chili Mac and Cheese

Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F.<p>Bring a large pot of water to a boil. Add some salt and then the macaroni. Cook to al dente according to the …

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15 Thanksgiving Treats Almost Too Adorable to Eat

From turkey inspired sweets to playful Pilgrim cupcakes, these tasty desserts add flavor and fun to the big meal

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Mini Chocolate Chip Orange Quick Bread

One-bowl mini orange chocolate chip quick bread, wonderful for holiday gifting! Hi there, it’s Sherri from The Well-Floured Kitchen. Orange is one of …

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Caramel Pumpkin Lava Cakes Recipe - Grandbaby Cakes

<i>Caramel Pumpkin Lava Cakes Recipe: A fall twist on an American classic. A gooey molten pumpkin lava cake spiced to perfection and filled with smooth</i> …

Spiced Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

Spiced Chocolate Crinkle Cookies… a delicious twist on the traditional crinkle cookie, and a perfect treat for the holidays and all winter long. Ho …

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Molten Chocolate Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream and Pistachios (dairy-free, paleo)

Molten Chocolate Cake with Coconut Whipped Cream and Pistachios (gluten-free, paleo)<p><b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — September 18, 2015<p><i>This decadent</i> …

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