Baked Five Onion Dip

A baked five onion dip served warm with crostinis potato chips, raw veggies or crackers....

Chocolate Cranberry Nut Biscotti

A Chocolate Cranberry Nut Biscotti sweetened with brown sugar, flavored with a hint of almond, cranberries, a blend of Brazil nuts and pecans then dipped in chocolate. This crunchy biscotti is at the top of my coffee pairing list!...

Whiskey Raisin Bread Pudding

A traditional bread pudding with raisins and topped with a warm whiskey sauce! This is best served warmed and topped with your favorite vanilla ice cream. Filled with the sweet flavors of vanilla, cinnamon, plump raisins, and sugar, this recipe is the perfect way to end any meal....

Crispy, Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookies

These chocolate chip cookies are both crispy and chewy with golden edges and soft, tender centers. They are best when topped with a pinch of flaked sea salt....

Apple Cinnamon Pancakes

Change up the same old pancake and make these Apple Cinnamon Pancakes! Fluffy cinnamon pancakes with an warm apple topping make the most perfect breakfast....

Challah Bread

Challah is a very straightforward bread to make. It is a simple dough that is enriched with eggs, oil and a small amount of honey for sweetness. This bread can be made from start to finish in the space of an afternoon. Braiding Challah The braiding is what makes...

One-Pot Mediterranean Chicken

While the chicken might be the heart of this one-pot meal, the Kalamata olives and capers are it’s essence and flavor punch. An added bonus is that this one-pot Mediterranean chicken is ready in just over a half an hour. There is nothing better than the simplicity of a one-pot...

The “Everything” Oatmeal Cookie

If you love a chocolate chip cooking, this cookie is for you. If you love an oatmeal cookie, this cookie is for you. If you love coconut, this cookie is for you. It has “everything” your favorite cookie would have, but it’s just one cookie. Once baked these cookies...

Zeppole San Giuseppe

Zeppole San Giuseppe’s are a lightly sweetened pastry filled and topped with a light and airy custard cream, dusted with powdered sugar and crowned with rum soaked cranberries....

Tiramisu

This classic Tiramisu is made with espresso-soaked ladyfingers layered with a light and airy mascarpone cheese, and dusted with cocoa powder to finish. This is a great make ahead dessert and I encourage you to try making your own mascarpone. See my post How to prepare Mascarpone.   To get...