Christmas Stollen...A Daring Bakers' Challenge
A taste of Germany for the Holidays - Cherry Almond Christmas Stollen for the December Daring Bakers' Challenge
Christmas Stollen - the Daring Bakers challenged us to make this delicious traditional German fruit-cake.
Shaved Brussels Sprouts Salad is made from thinly sliced ribbons of raw Brussels sprouts in an intensely citrus vinaigrette with egg and almonds.
Dates Stuffed with Ginger & Almonds - healthy ayurvedic dessert, snack, or hors d'ouvres - delicious and super easy to make
Cherry and almond tartlets
These salty, spicy, rosemary-infused roasted nuts will fill your kitchen with the wonderful aroma of rosemary.
Italian rainbow cookies (seven-layer cookies). You know you've got room on your cookie tray for one more.
Super buttery and super sweet Almond Chocolate Craker Candy with Central Park's ice rink as background.
Honigherzli (Honey Heart Cookies), with hints of cinnamon and cloves.
A traditional Czech sweet Christmas bread with almonds and raisins
Almond Poppy Seed Cookies with lemon glaze.
Swiss and Bacon Dip
Caramel popcorn - great for any time of the year, but especially during the holidays!
No stand mixer needed for this simple almond and honey coffee cake
Spicy Cinnamon Roasted Almonds
The ultimate caramel nut bar - my favourite Christmas treat.
A German classic! Zimtsterne or Cinnamon Stars.
A moroccan fish stew, to fill the cold nights with dreams of distant lands.
Orange and almond florentines.
Red Velvet Trifle... chunks of red velvet cake layered w/ cheesecake whipped cream, almonds and dark chocolate.
Decorate your cake using confectioners' sugar and stencils instead of frosting this season. (Includes downloadable pdfs.)
Try this Moroccan Quinoa Salad – it is super fresh and full of flavor!
Church mice and chocolate-covered pretzels
Kibbeh Bes-Seiniyeh (Kibbeh Pie)
Quick Saltine Toffee Bark
Zucchini frittata with flaked almonds
Rosemary Mixed Nuts - what's better than addictive snacks that are healthy too?
Sweet and Spicy Cocktail Nuts
After how many attempts, I've finally made a successful batch of macarons!
Hot Mezze Hummus is silky smooth, creamy with a little bit of “bite,” warm and comforting , healthy and filling.
Tozzetti ~ from the Cookies We Love challenge!
Popcorn Trail Mix
These Gingerbread Spice Biscotti like to act like tough guys, but they melt in your mouth when you dipp'em into your holiday toddy. Mmmm.