Mandy Wright

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Soleils (Parisian Butter Cookies) Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> These cookies are inspired by the famous ones from Poilâne bakery in Paris, as …

How to make a sourdough starter—and keep it alive

The perfect loaf starts with some bacterial friends.<p>Sourdough bread, tangy and chewy, is my favorite bread for grilled cheese sandwiches (white cheddar only, please), pesto paninis, and eating an entire loaf in one sitting. To rise, this bread doesn't rely on the packets of dried yeast you find in …

Bread

Easy Oil Pie Crust

Pie crust without shortening or butter? Who would think possible? A pie crust using oil instead is not only a nice change from the usual, but is also …

Baking

Nancie McDermott’s Cinnamon Pecan Coffee Cake

Consider this cake for Thanksgiving weekend, for any time you have company, for the first School’s Out morning of the December vacation, for a little …

Coffee Cake

Radical Candor — The Surprising Secret to Being a Good Boss

<b>Kim Scott,</b> co-founder of Candor, Inc., has built her career around a simple goal: Creating bullshit-free zones where people love their work and …

7 Sweet and Simple Breads That Will Get You in the Holiday Spirit

Ready or not, the holiday season is in full swing: The neighborhood decorations are up, the festive music is playing and the Black Friday commercials are running. You might as well get in the spirit and start baking. These sweet and simple breads will fill your home with the scents of the season -- …

Breakfast

Triple Ginger Pecan Biscotti

If you love the bright spicy heat of ginger, you'll definitely enjoy these biscotti. They are light, full of crunchy texture and deliver on the …

Pain d’Amande

If you love the simple flavor of toasted almonds and the texture of a thin, crisp, crunchy cookie, this is your ticket. A recipe long replicated in …

Italian Almond Cookies

2K<p>120<p>8<p>Shares 2K<p>From day 1, I was instantly smitten with the almond cookies I had in Sicily. Most cafes I went to in Sicily served a variety of sweets …

Lemon Poppyseed Cream Cheese Cookies

Shares 24<p>Here’s what I believe when it comes to cookies:<p>They must be at max 4-bites-big. I’m not saying that I don’t love larger cookies, but you can …

Nutella Chocolate Chip Cookies

***Last Friday night, Brad and I got an invite to an impromptu dinner party...What fun! We were both excited, and of course, I immediately started to …

Tropical Tiki Cookies

I’ve been on a tiki kick all summer long – it’s hard not to feel inspired after you’ve had one or two tropical drinks! These Tropical Tiki Cookies …

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe

Chewy chocolate chip cookies with crisp edges, a rich, buttery, toffee-like flavor, big chocolate chunks, and a sprinkle of sea salt.<p>Why It Works<p>Browning the butter gives the cookies a more intensely nutty, butterscotch flavor.<br>• Chopping the chocolate by hand creates large and small pieces for more …

Lemon Shortbread Cookies

For the lemon and cranberry shortbread dough: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Line a 9-by-13-inch pan with aluminum foil (with a 2-inch overhang …

Dessert

Salted Nut Butter Cookies : The Healthy Chef – Teresa Cutter

ingredients (Makes 12 cookies)<p>1 cup (250 g) organic peanut or almond butter or macadamia nut butter<br>2 generous tablespoons honey or your choice of …

Flourless Peanut Butter Brownie Cookies.

<i>posted on</i> June 6, 2014<p><i>These flourless peanut butter brownie cookies are so rich and indulgent tasting, you won’t miss the flour and butter. Made with</i> …

Lemon Jammies

For the lemon lover, delicate sandwich cookies that can either contain a gilding of jam or be made extra lemony with lemon buttercream or lemon curd, …

Baking

Overnight Cinnamon Rolls Recipe

4.5 24 22<p>Overnight Cinnamon Rolls Recipe photo by Taste of Home<p>4.5 24 22<p>I like to try different fun fillings in these soft rolls, and each one is …

Breakfast

Weekend Recipe: Chocolate Shadow Cake

Photo: Courtesy of Cook's Country<p>More Weekend Recipes<p>This cake from Cook's Country is just absolutely gorgeous: it's a showstopper, on a holiday …

How To Make Swiss Meringue Buttercream

The holidays are right around the corner, so what better way to prepare for all that baking than with a fun, creative and FREE Craftsy class on …

Homemade soft pretzels are easy to bake. Here's how.

My daughter and I just baked a batch of our favorite, Bavarian-style, soft pretzels. Making them is so quick and easy. Writing this post takes longer …

Best Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe

"This recipe makes fluffy, light, and tasty biscuits."<p>Ingredients<p>2 1/4 cups self-rising flour<p>1/4 teaspoon baking soda<p>1/2 cup butter-flavored …

Breakfast

Mary Berry's very best apple dessert cake

I’ve been doing this special and remarkably easy recipe for years. The apples can be windfalls or even shrivelled ones left in the fruit bowl. Serve warm with ice cream or crème fraîche as a dessert, or with coffee in the morning as one would a Danish pastry, again warm, dusted with icing …

Vanilla Hot Milk Sponge Cake

On many of the cake decorating shows on TV they refer to cakes as “sponges” because they like to use light, airy sponge-type cakes for building their …

Chocolate chip honey cake recipe (no sugar added)

Extra moist and sweet, this chocolate chip honey cake is so flavorful and so easy to make. Dress it up with a thin layer of chocolate ganache and you …

Dessert

How to Make Queso Fresco, the World's Easiest Cheese

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Let's face it, there are some skills that are just cool to have. Being able to weld things, very cool. Ability to moonwalk? Always cool. And being able to turn everyday milk into wicked good cheese definitely belongs …