Chocolate gingerbread cut-out cookies

Chocolate gingerbread cut-out cookies From Food & Wine magazine 3 ¼ cups flour 1/3 cup cocoa powder 1 Tbsp. ground ginger 2 tsp. cinnamon 1 tsp. cloves 1 Tbsp. baking soda ½ tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. salt ½ cup + 2 Tbsp. butter ½ cup (packed) dark brown sugar 1 lg. egg ½ cup […]

Chocolate Peppermint Chip Cookie Recipe

Chocolate Peppermint Chip Cookie Recipe Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 17 minutes Total Time: 40 minutes Yield: 4 dozen Using a large scoop, I had 26 cookies. If you make them small (regular size), you’ll have about 4 dozen. Use 2 cookie sheets. Allow the cookie sheet to cool off before placing second batch […]

Holiday Sugar Cookies

Holiday Sugar Cookies Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened (1 stick) 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup light brown sugar, packed 1 large egg 2 Tbsp cream or milk 1 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1-3/4 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt chocolate (semi-sweet or mint-flavoured) peppermint candy […]

Candy Bar Pretzel Bites Christmas Cookies

Candy Bar Pretzel Bites Christmas Cookies Ingredients Mini candy bars Pretzels (rectangle or mini) Vanilla Candy Coating Red Sprinkles Instructions Line a baking sheet with a silicone mat or parchment paper. Top with as many rectangular pretzels as you have mini candy bars. I put down 30 pretzels. Unwrap the mini candy bars and place […]

Apple cider cocktail to celebrate all things Autumn.

Apple cider cocktail to celebrate all things Autumn. If you don’t have apple cider concentrate, then simmer apple cider on the stovetop, uncovered, until it reduces by 75 percent, about 40 minutes. Let cool before using. Apple Cidercar INGREDIENTS 5 ounces apple cider concentrate 5 ounces water 3 ounces brandy 5 ounces Cointreau or Grand […]

Mint Cheesecake Brownies

Mint Cheesecake Brownies Ingredients Brownies 1 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, melted 1 cup sugar 3 large eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 cup cocoa powder, unsweetened 1 and 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup chocolate chips + extra for garnish 1/2 cup Andes Chocolate Mint Baking Chips + Extra for garnish […]

Cheesy Melting Snowman

Cheesy Melting Snowman 1/2 Onion 1/2 Potato Any filling you like (corn, chicken, pork, seafood, etc…) 1tbs Flour 200ml Soy milk 50ml Water A little, salt and pepper 10g Oil 2tsp Vegetable broth powder Put onion, potato in a pot. Sprinkle flour. Add your favorite fillings on top. Pour in soy milk, water and oil. […]

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars

Caramel Apple Cheesecake Bars Ingredients: For the Crust: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup light brown sugar, firmly packed 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, softened For the Cheesecake Filling: 3 (8-ounce) packages cream cheese, softened 3/4 cup sugar, plus 2 tablespoons, divided 3 large eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract For the Apples: 3 […]

Cherry jelly chocolate cake.

Cherry jelly chocolate cake. Preparation: 60 minutes. Baking: 45 minutes. All ready: second day. Serves: 12 Chocolate cake: 1 ¾ cup white flour 2 cups raw sugar ¾ cup dark cocoa 2 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp salt 1 cup plain buttermilk ½ cup canola oil 2 tsp vanilla essence 2 […]

Snickers Fudge seriously addicting!

Snickers Fudge seriously addicting! For the first layer: 1 cup milk chocolate chips 1/4 cup butterscotch chips 1/4 cup peanut butter For the second layer: 4 tablespoons butter 1 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup evaporated milk 1 1/2 cups marshmallow creme 1/4 cup peanut butter 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups chopped salted peanuts For the […]

Kahlúa Cocoa Martini

Kahlúa Cocoa Martini A smooth dessert martini made with Kahlúa French Vanilla liqueur. Author: Garnish with Lemon Recipe type: Drinks Serves: 1 Ingredients 1 part Kahlúa French Vanilla liqueur 1½ parts creme de cocoa 1½ parts chocolate liqueur 2½ parts milk Chocolate Syrup (For swirling in glass) Instructions Place Kahlúa French Vanilla, creme de cocoa, […]

Caramel Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes.

Caramel Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes. Top the crusts with the cheesecake batter and bake. Allow the cheesecakes to chill in the refrigerator to “set.” There! You just made mini cheesecakes. It’s pretty simple, right? Here’s the fun part: homemade salted caramel. Salted caramel is like liquid candy. Sweet, sticky, salted, sugary candy. Having a standard salted […]


FLUFFY GREEN TEA MARSHMALLOWS Makes about 30 marshmallows INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon matcha (We used Aiya Cooking Grade Matcha.) 1 cup + 2 tablespoons cold water 3 packets of gelatin 1 1/2 cups sugar 1/3 cup corn syrup 1/4 teaspoon salt 6 tablespoons powdered sugar 2 tablespoons corn starch 1 teaspoon oil DIRECTIONS 1. In a […]

Cinnamon Sugar Soft Pretzel Sticks

Cinnamon Sugar Soft Pretzel Sticks Ingredients Soft Pretzel Sticks 2 loaves frozen bread dough 1 quart boiling water 1/4 cup baking soda 2 cups warm water 1 stick of melted butter 1 cup granulated sugar 2 tablespoons cinnamon Maple Frosting Dip 1 cup powdered sugar 2 tablespoons milk 1/2 teaspoon maple flavoring Instructions Soft Pretzel […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Teepee Truffles

Chocolate Peanut Butter Teepee Truffles (makes 18-22) Ingredients: Dark Chocolate Truffles – 16 ounces semisweet chocolate, finely chopped 1 cup heavy whipping cream Peanut Butter Modeling Chocolate – 6 ounces Wilton Peanut Butter Candy Melts 6 ounces Wilton White Candy Melts 1/3 cup light corn syrup (or use honey, it will add flavor, and is […]

Disney’s Frozen: Snowflake Cupcakes

Disney’s Frozen: Snowflake Cupcakes Vanilla Snowflake Cupcakes, makes one dozen cupcakes Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/2 tsp fine sea salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened, room temperature 2/3 cup granulated sugar 1/4 cup light brown sugar, packed 2 large eggs, room temperature 2 Tbsp sour cream 2 tsp pure vanilla […]

Mississippi Mud Pie

Mississippi Mud Pie Prep Time: 1 hour, 15 minutes Total Time: 6 hours Yield: 10 servings Ingredients Crust 40 Oreo cookies (one 15.3 oz pkg) 5 Tbsp unsalted butter, melted Flourless Chocolate Cake 6 oz bittersweet chocolate chips or chopped chocolate (1 cup. I recommend Ghirardelli) 1/4 cup unsalted butter 1/4 cup water, at room […]

S’mores Cupcakes

S’mores Cupcakes Author: Amanda Maguire Recipe type: Dessert Prep time: 1 hour Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 1 hour 20 mins Serves: about half a dozen large cupcakes Vegan and gluten-free s’mores in cupcake form. Graham cracker-esque cake, a layer of rich, melty chocolate, and a toasted, gooey marshmallow…no campfire (or camping) required. Ingredients […]


SUGAR COOKIE CUPCAKES Your favorite sugar cookie flavor… in a cupcake!! Author: Tiffany Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 12 INGREDIENTS ½ cup butter, softened 1 cup sugar 2 large eggs 3 teaspoons vanilla 1½ cups flour 1½ teaspoons baking powder ⅛ teaspoon salt ¾ cup fat free half n’ half For the Frosting 2 tablespoons cream […]

Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies Ingredients 1 1/2 cups all purpose flour 1/2 cup chocolate brownie mix (I used Better Crocker) 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cocoa powder 1 stick butter (room temperature) 1/2 cup white sugar 1 egg 1/2 cup chocolate chips or chunks 1/2 cup chocolate sprinkles Instructions Combine flour, brownie mix, baking […]

Chocolate Caramel Cookie Bars

Chocolate Caramel Cookie Bars Author: Chelsea Lords Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 8 mins Total time: 38 mins Serves: 12 An explosive flavor combination! Sugar cookies, caramel, peanut butter, and a fudgy chocolate. Ingredients ½ cup brown sugar ½ cup unsalted butter 1 can (14 oz.) sweetened condensed milk 1 snack size Betty Crocker […]

Butterfinger Cookie Bars

Butterfinger Cookie Bars Ingredients 1 1/2 cup Unsalted Butter Softened 1 cup Brown Sugar 1 cup White Sugar 2 large Eggs 2 teaspoons Vanilla 3 1/2 cups All Purpose Flour 1 teaspoon Salt 1 1/2 teaspoon Baking Soda 2 cups Chocolate Chips 8 Butterfingers 4 Twix Bars Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees […]

Mini Pumpkin Pies

Mini Pumpkin Pies This is a the perfect recipe for fall. There is nothing like home-made pumpkin pie. Pumpkin pie is one of my favorite recipes. My birthday is in November so when I was a child, I would have pumpkin pie as my birthday cake. Let’s just say that is a tradition that I […]

Pumpkin Coffee Cake Recipe

Pumpkin Coffee Cake Recipe (Makes 16 servings) Ingredients for Streusel: 1/3 cup butter, melted 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 cup rolled oats (aka old fashioned oats) 1 cup light brown sugar 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 cup pecan nuts, chopped Ingredients for Pumpkin Layer: 3 cups pumpkin puree 1 large egg, lightly beaten 1/4 cup […]

Gluten-Free Bloody Berry Cupcakes!

Gluten-Free Bloody Berry Cupcakes! Gluten-Free Bloody Berry Cupcakes! Author: Jackie of Vegan Yack Attack Recipe type: Dessert, Holiday Cuisine: American Prep time: 25 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 12 cupcakes These cupcakes are festively fun and gluten-free! Try them out on any group of friends for the upcoming holidays. Ingredients […]

Pumpkin Beer Float

Pumpkin Beer Float WHAT YOU’LL NEED Vanilla Ice Cream Pumpkin Beer Snap Cinnamon Pumpkin Beer Float We’re always enthusiastic about autumn’s influx of pumpkin-centric sweets: quick breads, cakes and pies—does it get any better? Why, yes, it does! This grown-up spin on the root beer float, featuring one of the season’s best treats (pumpkin beer!), […]

Pumpkin Spice Kettle Corn

Pumpkin Spice Kettle Corn Recipe type: Snack Serves: 6 A quick and healthy snack that the whole family will love. Ingredients ¼ cup canola oil ¼ cup sugar 1 tsp. Epicure Poudre Douce or pumpkin spice ½ cup popcorn kernels Instructions In a large pot over high heat mix together the oil, sugar and pumpkin […]

pumpkin baked doughnuts

pumpkin baked doughnuts ingredients For the DOUGHNUTS: Cooking spray 1/2 cup canola oil 3 eggs 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 1/2 cups pumpkin puree 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 3/4 cups + 2 tablespoons whole […]

Vegan Dark Chocolate Coconut Pies

Vegan Dark Chocolate Coconut Pies Ingredients 6 tablespoons Earth Balance 2 tablespoon unrefined coconut oil 32 ounces sweetened shredded coconut 12 ounces dark chocolate 1 can regular coconut milk, chilled overnight Instructions Start by preheating the oven to 350°F and grease a muffin tin. Place 1 cup of the coconut into a food processor along […]

Apple Pie Mummy Slices

Apple Pie Mummy Slices Ingredients: 1 store-bought pie crust 3 apples, peeled and cored (I used Gala) 1/8 cup brown sugar 1/8 cup granulated sugar 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp lemon juice Raisins or mini chocolate chips (for the eyes) Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Combine sugars and cinnamon in a medium sized bowl. Mix […]