Cioccolata Calda (Italian hot chocolate) is perfect for a wintry day---thick, creamy, and not overly sweet.
Nutella banana bruschetta, a quick and easy dessert that everyone will love.
Marshmallow lollipops are an easy-to-make sweet treat. A great favor for showers, weddings or even a New Years Eve party.
Fig, walnut & goat cheese stuffed grape leaves are so delicious. Quick to make easy to serve!
Crab Cakes with Piment d'espelette Alioi come to the party as an appetizer or light main course. Happy New Year!
Saffron Clam and Corn Chowder by Chef Madalene
Creamy grits, crispy leeks, and a sweet and spicy leek jus make this breakfast irresistible for dinner
We all love fancy holiday food, but if you need a break, this Garlic Shrimp Pasta can be made in minutes.
Cold Soba Noodle Salad. Having a potluck tonight? Need a quick, easy meal for tomorrow night when you are, um, not feeling well?
Crab Cakes with an Asian flair. A delicious, make ahead appetizer.
Auld Lang Syne Brownies and Milk
Smoked Salmon Cheesecake with Crème Fraiche, lemon and capers
Ondeh Ondeh - Sweet Potato Balls rolled in grated coconut.
Sweet, salty, fragrant, and spicy - these mussels are a meal you'll remember all year.
DETOX: Day 4 -- healthy, vegan, & gluten-free crackers (sesame-curry and rosemary-"cheesy")
If you've never tried catfish, this is the recipe for you -- simple and so delicious!
Puerto Rican Cheese Fritters (Sorullitos De Maiz) with dipping sauce
Looking for the perfect New Year's appetizer? Try these decadent almond-stuffed, bacon-wrapped dates.
A festive appetizer for the New Year! Sweetbreads are easier than you'd like to prepare at home.
The perfect New Year's hangover cure; a kick-ass homemade Bloody Mary mix!
Cinnamon ginger deer cookies.
Perfect caramel popcorn! [in french]
[recipe] Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate.
Beautiful scented Lavender Heart Scones.
Apple-cinnamon muffins with butterscotch chips, oats and toasted pecans.
Sacher Torte, [in Italian]
simply gorgeous Caramel Apple Pistachio Tartlet, and hard to believe that it (as well as the entire blog!) is raw vegan!
how could you NOT be inspired when cooking in a kitchen with a LEGO countertop?
it's not quite the sleek n chic toaster design of 84, but this one is at least in production - a toaster that you can see-through!
Cream cheese cinnamon rolls
French 75 is a cocktail made from gin, champagne, lemon juice, and sugar. There is some controversy over whether the cocktail was originally made with gin or with cognac and champagne.
The seared crust of this beef is given a gutsy punch from an excess of rosemary and a good seasoning of salt and pepper.
Creamy smoked salmon and dill dip served in crispy wonton cups. An appetizer fit to help ring in the New Year.
Celtuce Slices stir fried with fresh mushrooms