Double Chocolate and Coconut Biscotti.
Cranberry Almond Bark - an easy, inexpensive homemade holiday gift
The addition of mint makes these the perfect winter cookie!
Lemon Bittersweet Chocolate Truffles: An unusual combination of dark chocolate and lemon is perfect for those who love the dark stuff
Bronte pistachios in Sicily . HIstory. [recipe]
This hand frother from Ikea makes perfect whipped cream in less than 60 seconds.
Pinto bean and roasted garlic soup, warm and very flavorful.
Pacific Coconut Fish Canapes - Ceviche
Spicy Roasted Chickpeas with Rosemary & Brown Sugar
This soup will make your winter day look more like a warm autumn day, not to mention that pumpkin and chorizo have a magic taste together.
Super easy pasta dinner for busy December nights - Pasta with Sausage and Broccoli
Mario Batali's Stuffed Manicotti with Beef
Roasted Tomato Soup with a serious kick that is sure to clear up any winter cold!
Pork Empanadas with Thyme
This Cauliflower Gratin is the perfect "make ahead" dish for your Holiday buffet.
Crunchy polenta-coated roast potatoes plus a guide to getting your roasties just right...
Twice baked beef potatoes. Spice up your potatoes by adding a layer of ground beef and vegetables. Easy step by step photo directions
Packed with goodness and great flavor, Minestrone is one such soup from Italy. Best eaten in fall or winter months, minestrone makes a perfect light and healthy meal for lunch or dinner.
Chicken and Red Onion Pithivier - a great way to posh-up your leftovers!
Cranberry Eggnog Muffins - a perfect seasonal breakfast treat.
Toffee with Chocolate and Salt. Sugar, fat and salt - what more could you want?
Coconut scones with dimples of homemade raspberry jam.
Chocolate Caramel Pecan Turtles
[Recipe] Mango, coconut and lime pudding topped off with macerated vanilla pomegranate seeds. It's been POM-tastic lately and I joined in the craze!
English Gingerbread Cake with a Lemon Butter Syrup from Rose's Heavenly Cakes
VIENNESE STRIESEL - Bread Baking Babes's December Bread
Day 5: Soft Sugar Cookies. Decorate them however you want!
Tender, juicy, spicy, warm pears in red wine. Need I say more?
The makings of my holiday favorite: Chocolate Mice!
**giftaway** a book many a TasteSpotter has heard of, The Sweet Melissa Baking Book, and a peanut butter cookie recipe that even a peanut butter hater loves. or at least, likes.
Make your own taco seasoning. It's so easy.
Tamarind Pears with Creamed Tapioca and Toffee Pear Lollipops. A quirky dessert with a festive spirit!
This Coconut milk recipe is a popular Thai dessert and uses a mixture of Taro and Thai Sticky Rice flour