mar-muffin

Carrot Muffins

Ingredients: 2 cups shredded carrots 1 3/4 cups flour 1/2 cup sugar 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 2 teaspoons baking powder 3/4 teaspoons baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cups plain yogurt 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 1 egg To Make:  Preheat oven to 375. In a large […]

dec-cupcake

Champagne Cupcakes

Ingredients: 2 3/4 cups flour 3 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 2/3 cup unsalted, room temperature, butter 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup champagne 6 egg whites   To Make:  Preheat oven to 350. Line cupcake/muffin tins with liners. In a mixer, cream the butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Sift in the […]

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Apple Cake

Ingredients: 5 medium apples 1/2 cup chopped walnuts 1 1/2 cups sugar, divided in half 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 teaspoon ground ginger 3 eggs 1/3 cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup matzo cake meal To Make:  Preheat oven to 350. Grease an 8″ baking dish, set aside. Mix together the walnuts, […]

feb-tea

Cherry Lemon Tea Bread

Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsweetened dried cherries, coarsely chopped 1 1/2 cups flour 1/2 cup cornmeal 6 tablespoons sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 egg Zest of 1 lemon To Make:  Preheat oven to 350. Prepare 8×4 loaf pan. Whisk together the […]

jan-cookie

Banana Oatmeal Cookies

Ingredients: 2 ripe bananas 1 cup rolled oats 1 tablespoon butter, melted 2 teaspoons sugar 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 cup chopped nuts of your choosing 1/4 cup raisins To Make:  Preheat oven to 350. Mash bananas, combine with oats, melted butter, cinnamon, and sugar. Stir in nuts and raisins. Drop tablespoons of mixture on parchment-lined […]

dec-muffins

Cinnamon Swirl Muffins

Ingredients: 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/4 cup brown sugar 2/3 cup buttermilk 1 egg 2 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons butter, melted 1 cup flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder Olive oil Salt and pepper To Make:  Preheat oven to 350. Line muffin tin with liners (recipe makes 6). Stir […]

dec-cookies

Cinnamon Spice Cookies

Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup shortening 2/3 cup brown sugar 1 egg 1/2 cup molasses 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 cup sugar To Make:  Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, whisk together […]

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Blue Cheese Pear Tart

Ingredients: 1 sheet puff pastry dough, thawed 2/3 cup blue cheese, crumbled 1 egg, lightly beaten 1/2 small yellow onion, thinly sliced 1 pear, thinly sliced 1 tablespoon fresh thyme, finely chopped Olive oil To Make:  Preheat oven to 425. Place pastry dough on a baking sheet and dock with holes across the dough, leaving […]

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Sweet Potato Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup sweet potato, shredded (uncooked) 3/4 cup butter, softened 1 cup white sugar 1/4 cup brown sugar 1 egg 3 tablespoons orange juice 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 1/4 cup quick cooking oats 1 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup butterscotch chips To […]

may-muffins

Mango Coconut Muffins

Ingredients: 2 cups flour 1 cup shredded coconut, sweetened 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 eggs 3/4 cup vegetable oil 1 cup plain yogurt 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 mango, peeled and diced To Make: Preheat oven to 350. Prepare muffin pan In a large bowl combine the flour, coconut, and baking […]