Don't break your New Year's resolution after midnight. Try Ellie Krieger's low-fat chocolate mousse with strawberries!
Salted Chocolate "Twix" Bars
Mini Apple Tarte Tatins ~ A classic French dessert scaled down and simplified for individual servings.
Chard and Ricotta Tart from Heart of the Artichoke and Other Kitchen Journeys by David Tanis, Photo by Christopher Hirsheimer
Mini New Year's Fondant Cake: a buttercream center, surrounded by brown sugar pound cake, and covered in three additional fondant layers.
Pomegranate-Grapefruit Champagne Sparklers for New Year's
Cranberry Sauce Muffins Recipe. great way to use up any leftover cranberries and cranberry sauce.
Pho Ga (Vietnamese chicken noodle soup), the perfect way to thaw out after walking through the snow.
Peppermint chocolate bark. Fun, flavorful and festive!
Individual buttermilk spoonbreads
White Chocolate Mousse Raspberry Tart, lovely for a New Year Celebration. All step-by-step photos included!
Simple Fish Stew: just white fish, shrimp, clams and scallops in a white wine, tomato and herb base.
Lemon-Garlic Infused Olive Tapenade with Rosemary Baguette Chips
Tiny and Cute cupcakes
Alfajores are traditional dulce de leche cookie sandwiches, and these are dipped in milk chocolate for extra sweetness!
Apple cheddar quesadillas- a healthy, light, quick meal or snack.
Red bean soup with dried longans and mandarin peel - great served both hot or cold!
Gingerbread Muffins with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting!
This Ginger Pumpkin Tart was a hit for Christmas Dinner!
Ginger & Apple Macarons for the New Year! Fancier than a gingerbread cookie, yet still carries the taste of the Holiday
This shrimp scampi is perfect to make for parties and always a crowd-pleaser.
Stollen is a traditional German Christmas bread. This version replaces the candied fruits with cinnamon, sugar, and nuts for a new twist on an old classic!
I made these hassle free NO bake frozen S'mores for Christmas. How about you?
Buddha's Hand Citron and Ginger Cake
Sparkling champagne cupcakes for the countdown to 2011.
These minty, fudgy, crunchy peppermint Oreo brownies are quick, easy, and perfect for your next holiday party!
Brown Sugar and Spice Cookies - crunchy and delicious!
Tuscan Frittata Affogatta--eggs drowned with tomatoes and cheese. Yum!
Cherry and almond tartlets
Something simple and quick: baked eggs with Parmesan, bacon, kale, and herbs.
Chicken Marsala with Sage and Thyme, plus the last recipe exchange for the year.
White Chocolate-Gingerbread Blondies
Chocolate Fruit Cake with Chocolate Brandy Ganache. Rich, moist and chocolatey perfect as a Christmas or wedding cake!
Peppermint Christmas macarons made a great gift this year.