Espresso Shortbread Cookies... patiently waiting to be dipped in chocolate.
Flat Iron Bordelaise with Braised Root Vegetables
Snickerdoodles;-- crisp exterior, soft and chewy center, with a hint of cinnamon in every bite. Perfect for any occasion.
Butternut Squash and White Bean Soup with spinach, tomatoes and thyme.
Apple Cider and Rosemary Ice Pops -- a nice treat to have on hand during this calorie-laden season.
Middle Eastern Rice and Lentil Rolls using collard greens as a wrapper.
My first pita bread attempt... They puffed up!!
Bacon Brioche. The butter in this classic French bread has been replaced with bacon fat. It sounds so wrong but tastes so right.
Coconut Israeli Couscous Studded with Pomegranate
Herbed Shrimp Brochettes with Mango and Red Onion Salsa
Rich and chewy with a crackly cinnamon crust, the classic Snickerdoodle deserves a spot on your holiday cookie tray!
Carrot and pine nut cupcakes-has whole wheat flour, is mildly sweet, subtly flavoured with spices,and a nutty top.
Olive Penguins! Invite these cuties to your party. 3 ingredients plus toothpicks.
Edible Handpainted Cookies ~ Fun to make!
Joy the Baker makes Red Velvet Black and White Cookies.
Satsuma Pistachio Dacquoise and Satsuma Pistachio Buttercream.
What's better than chocolate cake with chocolate frosting for your birthday cake? Not much! But cream filling helps, too!
Welcome new friends and neighbors with a delicious loaf of banana bread!
Black lentils in mushroom-zinfandel sauce create a base for a trio of phyllo purses and a centerpiece for my Vegetarian Thanksgiving Entree.
White chocolate truffles with matcha
(recipe in German and Italian)
Step by step photos for cute baby shower cupcakes!
Joy the Baker's Triple Threat. Peanut Butter and Chocolate Fudge Kirspy Treats.
"Red Hot" Boston Cream Pie!
Classic buttery and rich cake, to accompany your afternoon tea-time!
Homemade udon cooked in dashi stock.
Once you go Islay - you never go back.
Single malt whisky - liquid smoke...
Kyoto's famous veggies make this scallion udon a winter favorite. Yorozuya, in Gion is a popular lunchtime hangout with Geisha and Kabuki actors.
Quick and Easy Walnut Raisin Rice
How about making some icebox cookies with these green de-shelled gems?
Portuguese custard tarts (pasteis de nata), fresh from my oven!
Cinnamon- Sugar Stars... create edible ornaments for your Christmas tree.
Almonds nestled in rich toffee and covered with dark chocolate. What a gift!
Fettuccine in tomato cream sauce. Reduction is the magic - this sauce has such an intense flavour that only a small amount is needed to make a dish of pasta very tasty.