Chewy ginger cookies with crystallized ginger and white chocolate chunks
Dark chocolate spiked with cinnamon and cayenne with a Grand Marnier marshmallow layer.
Christmas Campfire Martini
You've heard of cake pops...but have you ever tried a Hot Chocolate Pop? Stir this pop into warm milk for an unforgettable hot chocolate!
EVERY permutation tested, and THIS is the gingerbread recipe that Cooks Illustrated (America's Test Kitchen) came up with...
if you've ever wondered whether candied, fresh or powdered ginger is the best for cookies, wonder no more... (plus the Big Holiday Baking Basket giveaway winner)
Buche de Noel / Yule Log with Chocolate Bark and Meringue Mushrooms
Ribbon fantasy fudge. Made with peanut butter, marshmallow fluff and melted chocolate.
What's better than chocolate cookies? Chocolate cookies dipped in more chocolate!!
a festive 6 braided challah (dairy free)
For the holidays: Gingerbread chocolate madeleines
Glazed Carrots with Braised Bibb Lettuce
Pomegranate molasses cakes topped with peppermint bark (gluten and egg free)
Fudge Cups. Delicious, mini pastry shells filled with marshmallow fluff and chocolate, topped with crushed peppermint pieces. A beautiful centerpiece idea for you to display your cookies. Photography, styling, baking by me.
A delicious challah bread perfect for Hanukkah or anytime!
Hot Chocolate Layer Cake with Homemade Marshmallows. A wintry delight.
Mudslde Marshmallows ~ A layered boozy marshmallow affair with a bit of chocolate filling.
Homemade orange pomanders -- fill the air with holiday cheer!
Traditional Croatian sweet: Coconut balls
all the flavors of s'mores in one cookie bite
Matzo Ball Soup - a hearty soup for Hanukkah or any time of the year.
Raspberry Marshmallows - perfect on their own or with a cut of hot cocoa
Traditional Swedish Meatballs - Serve with mashed potatoes and lingonberry jam as a main course for a "Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" viewing party!
Homemade peppermint marshmallows
Gingerbread Maple Moon Pies - a seasonal variation on a childhood favorite
Pork Medallions in Mushroom Marsala Sauce
Roasted Crab Apple, Cauliflower, and Garlic Soup
Make Pink Peppermint Marshmallows in pretty shapes for your hot chocolate.
An express chocolate mousse, without any eggs or flour.
Pecan Snowball Cookies, a childhood Christmas favorite!
My most enduring Christmas food memory. Peppermint Trifle.
East meets west in this green, red and white Christmas-inspired dessert.
Christina Marsigliese combines apple pie, cheesecake and coffee cake in this Spiced Apple Cream Cheese Coffee Cake!
Baked chicken meatballs. YUM!