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12 Days of Cookies. Day 3: Pumpkin Butter Thumbprints
12 Days of Cookies. Day 1: White Chocolate Chip Cashew Macadamia Butter Cookie. A twist on the traditional peanut butter cookie.
The best carrot cupcakes with maple cream cheese frosting. A perfect reason to stay inside and bake.
Roasted tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich made with local artisanal cheese.
How do you make bacon even better? Glaze it with maple syrup and Dijon mustard.
Duck fat and potatoes is a match made in heaven.
Chicken Parmesan is so good, you'll forget it only took 30 minutes to make.
Strawberries and honey go so well together, so I made a honey pastry cream.
Summer's fresh corn in a creamy shrimp and corn chowder.
A quick Thai beef stir fry with fresh basil from the back porch.
Homemade muffins are a great way to start the morning and they don't have 700 calories like the ones from Costco.
Smoked salmon and cream cheese isn't just for your bagel anymore.
Tiramisu brownie or brownie tiramisu?
A mango and lime curd tart with a flaky pate sucree crust.
Cream cheese isn't just for your bagels. Salami, pastrami, spinach, and cream cheese makes an absolutely delicious sandwich perfect for a romantic picnic.
Fuchsia Dunlop's recipe is excellent, better than any takeout I've ever had.
Homemade buttermilk biscuits. The only thing I miss about store-bought biscuits is that "pop" when you open the tube.
unagi on rice + unagi roll = unagi sushi rice bowl
The making of Ratatouille included cooking with Thomas Keller. And it turns out, animating food can be surprisingly challenging.
Green tea cheesecake swirls in a white chocolate brownie.
Homemade pizza is so worth the effort.
The next ridiculous kitchen gadget: onion goggles. You can finally cut onions tear free for $20. Not for those of us who wear glasses though, unless you want to squint at your onion.
Nutella and Brioche, a match made in heaven. Nutella stuffed brioche french toast.
Take a trip to the rolling blue and purple lavender fields of Provence with this rich and fluffy brioche sweetened with honey and infused with lavender blossoms.
Do you dare try the Stilton? What about the Roquefort? The Seattle Cheese Festival features over 200 varieties of cheese to sample.
All about century eggs.
An absolutely gorgeous birthday cake. Heck if I got cake like that every year, I almost wouldn't mind being a year older.
Gruyere gougeres, a savory puff made from pate a choux dough, in support of "A Taste of Yellow."
A beautiful spring trifle with strawberries and lilac infused pastry cream.
My goodness, first the snickerdoodle muffin and now a peanut butter filled cupcake. Peabody has morphed a cookie into a muffin and then a Reese's peanut butter cup into a cupcake!
Scallops with crisp bacon. Surf and turf reinvented. And I love how it's served on a shell plate!
Pecan sticky buns will make anyone a morning person, even the most stubborn night owl like me.
Ratatouille is perfect for all the veggies from your summertime garden. (P.S. is anyone else really, really excited for the movie? :p )
Shrimp scampi, a simple and tasty meal that's ready in 20 minutes.