This peppermint martini goes down cool and warms you up just as quickly.
How about an easy, inexpensive, and festive seafood pasta to feed your holiday guests?
How to decorate 24 cupcakes in 5 minutes or less. It's lots of fun for kids too!
Vanilla-Coconut Panna Cotta with Pomegranate Jelly-Sweet, silky panna cotta with a burst of tart pomegranate jelly-The perfect make ahead holiday dessert!
Pomegranate Grapefruit Campari Cocktail ~ Whether you’re hosting a Christmas soirée or want to snuggle on the coach watching your favorite Christmas movie, this festive cocktail is the way to go!
A better Butterbeer. In celebration of the latest Harry Potter film, I decided to try my hand at my own butterbeer recipe. One word: magical.
No Christmas party is complete without bruschetta, and this appetizer is sure to astound without hours of prepping and fretting.
Pork stuffed wontons - perfect for New Year's gatherings or any day.
There may be enough starch at the Thanksgiving or Christmas table once you have stuffing and mashed potatoes but who stops at enough?
One look at this gorgeous red cocktail dressed up with a crystallized cranberry swizzle stick and you’ll say, “HOLA Margarita!”
Crab and Wild Mushroom Cheesecakes - a perfect first course or brunch dish that can be made ahead!
Persimmon Mojito! Its summer and autumn rolled into one delightful cocktail.
Grand Marnier Brownies, White Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Balls, etc.
Chocolate-Pistachio Apricots are a great snack that you can make ahead to serve parties or give as gifts.
Caramelized Onion & Apple Mini Tarts are great hors d'oeuvres or appetizers for parties, because you can do most of the work well in advance!
Jewish new year's sweet challah
Start the New Year off on the right foot, with a sweet vegan apples and "honey" semifreddo that couldn't be easier.
Khao Chae: Thai Jasmine Rice in Scented Iced Water - the Perfect Way to Celebrate Thai New Year at the Peak of Summer's Heat and Humidity.
chinese culture and cupcakes
Traditional Southern China potluck new year's feast.
Dumplings = love. Happy Lunar New Year!
my father's daikon cake recipe, a traditional chinese dish served during the lunar new year celebration and dim sum. don't let the smell distract you from the taste!
A warm and filling bowl of congee. What you put in it is entirely up to you.
Banh Chung (Vietnamese Sticky Rice Cake) and Lunar New Years Feast
Ju Bao - baked savory bun for Lunar New Year.
Red bean mochi cakes - surprisingly easy to make!
Turnip or Radish Cake with Chinese Sausages - with step-by-step photos
Pineapple Rolls - one commonly found cookie during Chinese New Year
[Chinese New Year recipe] Green Pea Cookies: Get a bit unusual with veggie in your cookies. Nutty, sweet & outright salty. Crumble and melt in your mouth. Highly addictive.
What to do with all that leftover Roast Pork from Chinese New Year dinners? Steam it with some shrimp paste for a tasty dish where a little goes a long way!
Luxurious braised abalone for Chinese New Year.
When Green Tea Meets Butter Cookies
A must during Chinese New Year - pineapple rolls
Hot and Sour Soup