Not your mother's fruitcake: Fall Harvest Cake with fresh apples and persimmons
Zuppa di Ceci with rosemary croutons and roasted garlic infused oil.
Pâte sablé with almond jelly and strawberries
Curried Parsnip & Honeyed Shallot Couscous
Simple but tasty Cardamom & Orange Sandwich Cookies (text and recipe in German)
Candied orange zest dipped in chocolate
Caramel Fudge Swirls
Roasted Fennel Bok Choy salad with shallot dressing
Milky Vanilla Baklava, a non-traditional approach using sweetened condensed milk and vanilla beans.
Peppermint Pistachio Fudge
Celebrate the 25th of Skirophorion (December) in Ancient Roman style with a sweet and spicy mulled wine.
Caramel Popcorn Martini. Perfect for a movie night.
Pastry crescents filled with candied orange and pistachio, wow!
Fabulous fudge,made easily.
Delicious and easy to make palmiers
Ciabbata, eggs, and coppa from Iowa come together in a tasty breakfast sandwich.
Almond crusted, pork tenderloin nuggets
Antipasti Addition — Sautéed Olives and Herbs
A Recipe for Dulce de Leche - Caramelized Milk
Jacques Torres' Cherry-Nut Mudslides -- a delicious holiday cookie that can even serve as a nice homemade gift.
Acorn Squash, Pear and Adzuki Soup with Sautéed Shiitakes
Very Lemony Chicken ~ Rao's Famous
Sweet, spicy and spectacular, Christmas Fire and Ice Pickles start with purchased hamburger dill slices. Homemade food gift #14.
Sliced and beveled daikon radish ready to get simmered in soy sauce and sake.
Fennel and Chicken Sausage Soup with Gruyere Croutons--hearty and comforting during cold winter weather.
Red, White, and Green "Lasagne." Layers of beets, greens, cauliflower, onion confit and cheeses. To die for.
Cranberry Orange Icebox Cookies
yellow rum butter cake with chocolate buttercream frosting
Lamingtons filled with vanilla custard
Toffee Chocolate Nut Wedges - a visually striking cookie that can be made in under an hour.
A chocolate cake that is peanut free, dairy free, nut free, and vegan!
Mint M&M Ornamented Chocolate Cookies