Fluffy madeleines, flavoured with black sesame. Perfect with green tea after dinner (with or without ice-cream!).
A sweet alternative to pumpkin pie: a dense, moist pumpkin roulade cake filled with creamy banana-pumpkin filling!
Oatmeal coconut butterscotch cookies, You can just pretend that they are healthy as you eat more than you know you should.
Dried cherries, pecans and orange zest and juice flavor this not-too-sweet Cherry Orange Loaf Cake, perfect for a holiday breakfast.
For the last minute pumpkin pie haters (they do exist!) ...I made this easy vegan Double Dark Chocolate Mousse Pie!
Gianduja Budino--Easy-to-make and lusciously delicious Italian pudding made with the chocolate and hazelnut gianduja
[recipe] Cook's Illustrated BEST pumpkin pie recipe (ever?!) and how it helped pumpkin pie and me become more than "just friends"
Walnut shortcakes and baked quince - a autumn dessert that's rich in flavor
This is not a coulant!
[recipe] Cuties Clementines. Chicken, Mandarin Orange and Black Bean Salad. And why oranges make me a hypocrite.
Thanksgiving tips and recipes for gluten-free and dairy-free cooking (and baking!).
Pumpkin Pie made with thick and creamy eggnog! mmmm!
[recipe] Pumpkin mini pies in a whole wheat ginger crust. Because little pies are cute.
Espresso Cashew Macarons with Buttercream Filling
This Low-Sugar Pumpkin Cheesecake Pie is what you'd get if pumpkin pie and pumpkin cheesecake produced an offspring.
Pear Right-Side-Up Cake. low-fat. vegan.
A simple white chocolate and rosewater macaron recipe with tips to help you avoid macaron disasters in the kitchen.
Candied orange peel coverd with chocolate
Peanut butter cream cheese pie (for those of you who don't like pumpkin)
Steamed Persimmon Pudding with Cinnamon Crème Anglaise. This may be a recipe worthy of MacGyver.
Try to say this 5 times: Baby Button Butter Cookies.
An easy yet sophisticated dessert. Prunes which have been simmered with red wine, cinnamon, and sugar until they are meltingly soft and deeply flavored are served with a dollop of creme fraiche.
Bourbon Pumpkin Cheesecake - a great change from the traditional pumpkin pie
Pumpkin Streusel Cheesecake Bars...super easy & the crust is amazing!
These graham cracker and vanilla bean mini cheesecakes are the perfect ending to any meal...
Sick of the standard pie this holiday? Impress them with this gorgeous cranberry orange cake that couldn't be easier to make.
Gluten and egg free chocolate chip cookies that I promise taste just like the traditional recipe!
Poached quince for a quince crostata
[Recipe] Roasted Butternut Squash Cheesecake: a seasonal twist on Thanksgiving desserts!
Chocolate Chip Cookie Brittle. A cookie-candy hybrid that is so simple it's criminal.
[recipe] Cantaloupe Sorbet recipe from the Bouchon Cookbook by Thomas Keller and we play "Just the Tip"
Sweet Potato Pie with perfect homemade crust
[recipe] Balzano Apple Cake from AlexandraCooks, a recent (to me) blog find with awesome huge gorgeous pictures!
This peanut butter hot cocoa is rich, thick and perfect for a cold night.