The Pegu Blog takes Chivas Regal's challenge to compare its 18 year-old with Johnny Walker Blue Label
Candy Cane Macarons make a great gift for the Holidays...you can make them yourself with this simple recipe.
Don't be scared...using vanilla beans is easy peasy!
The Poor Man's Saffron - Annatto gives a vibrant color to otherwise mundane looking dishes. Get to know more details here
The second part of an interview with Chef Lidia Bastianich and a recipe for chocolate bread parfait.
Cranberry Upside Down Cake for the Holidays is beautiful and delicious
[recipe] the easiest cookies & cream ice cream recipe ever or your money back!
Old Fashioned White Cake with Caramel Frosting
Spicy Cheesy Shortbread Wafers ~ A great do-ahead appetizer recipe for unexpected guests!
The French toast at Canelé in Los Angeles is luxuriously thick and custardy. Easily one of the city's best.
Mele Kalikimaka Martinis for breakfast? Filled with eggnog, coconut milk, and pineapple vodka - they are perfect for brunch.
Simple fish baked in a bag - how to cook fish without stinking out your apartment
Miso Udon with Mushrooms, Spinach, Tofu and Bacon- 15 minutes to a delicious one pot meal.
Cherry-Filled Almond Cupcakes with Marzipan Cherry
Two more fudge flavors for your holiday candy making: Chocolate Espresso and Pomegranate
Crispy, airy, and with a smear of chocolate on the backs, Florentine cookies are coveted items at the cookie swap.
Steamy Kitchen's Stir-Fried Chicken with Roasted Eggplant. A delicious and quick weeknight dinner.
Pumpkin Swirl Brownies ~ deliciously addictive!
Turtle Cheesecake-Oreo crust with marbled chocolate and vanilla cheesecake drizzled with caramel.
Chocolate croissants - in the dough not as a filling. Perfect treat for a Sunday morning.
[recipe] Tom Yum cookies! Too exotic for you?
Braised Whole Chicken with Sesame Oil
Almond Butter Balls - Don't like cherries? Stick anything in the middle!
Homey cabbage soup with Andouille sausage and potatoes. Perfect for a cold day!
Recipe for homemade marshmallows, as beautiful and soft as new fallen snow
Shades of Winter: Brown Butter Vanilla Cake with Whipped Chocolate Ganache and Caramel Buttercream
Remember those soft, cake-like cookies in the store bakery? Now you can make them yourself! Lofthouse Frosted Sugar Cookies.
Oven-Baked Latkes for Hannukah
Dark Chocolate Drizzled Mints -- super-simple to create, plus instructions for creating a cute, crafty, personalized "tin" as a gift!
Russian Snowball's are an easy cookie to add to your holiday cookie platter!
Handmade truffles make great gifts!
Traditional Christmas Cake
"Palets Bretons" with Maple Sugar [in French-Translator in left sidebar]