Nutella & Peanut Butter Granola Bars
Pignoli Financier Tart - One of the easiest and most elegantly rich desserts you can whip up in under 30 minutes. An excellent pâtisserie for those who think they can't bake.
Avocado & Lime Loaf Topped with Pepitas (Pumpkin Seeds) - that's what happened after watching back-to-back Top Chef Just Desserts.
Kale chips: there is no guilt in becoming addicted to these crispy, salty chips.
Baked Catfish Fillets
Banana Cupcakes with Vanilla Pastry Cream
Comfort food at its finest: Amazing Tomato Soup (there is even an 'adult' version!)
Coconut Mango Chicken in Wonton Cups... ideal for your Oscar Party table to your Football Tailgate!
Leek & Garlic Rice Pilaf: A tasty spin on the usual rice pilaf...
Chocolate Hazelnut Cookies ~ Whole wheat and graham flour round out the flavor in these amazing looking cookies from Lara Ferroni.
Michael Ruhlman continues his bread series with this beautifully braided challah, from Peter Reinhart.
Hummingbird Cupcakes - A Southern cupcake filled with pineapple, pecans, and bananas
Lemon possets, simple to make and simply gorgeous to eat
Spiced chocolate orange cake - decadently deicious and gluten-free!
Tart, tangy thin crust lemon squares are sure to cure your winter doldrums!
Gluten Free Whole Grain Muffins ~ Gluten-Fre Girl makes a great muffin without the use of guar or xanthan gum.
S'more Nut Bars
Cranberry White Wine Spritzer--bubbly, fizzy, and tart.
Miso Ice Cream ~ From soup to ice cream!
Garlic and Kale Soup - A simple savory vegetarian soup with shiitakis and farro. Perfectly satisfying!
Cranberry apple cake - gâteau aux pommes et aux canneberges
Hiyayakko (cold tofu with ginger & scallions)
I find edamame completely addicting. Mine are sightly salty with the bite of chili powder, I just can't stop myself when they're set out before me.
Lentil Soup with Sweet Potatoes & Spinach
Baked Explorations Review and the Oatmeal Chocolate Chip cake that came of it
Spicy Persimmon Brunch Cake ~ I looked through many cookbooks to find this old recipe that uses a very interesting method... with baking soda!
Nancy Baggett's Classic Peanut Butter Cookies... just like Grandma's!
Somen (Nyumen) Miso Soup, Ready in 10 Minutes! Vegan recipe.
A warm and cozy pork stew made with tomatillos, orange juice, and BEER!
Cauliflower Soup with Pecorino Romano and Truffle Oil - The humble cauliflower produces a wonderfully flavorful soup.
Brasato al Barolo ~ Beef braised with wine is so tender and flavorful.
Time Out New York features the ten most decadent mugs of hot chocolate, including City Bakery's original hot chocolate. Yum yum!
Rabo de toro - Spanish oxtail stew
Macaroni & Four Cheeses. The classic dish, lightened!
Chocolate croissants recipe adapted from Nigella Express.
Crisp Tofu in Tomato Pepper Sauce – made on request of a meat lover after seeing Luke Nguyen's show
Butchers Erika Nakamura & Amelia Posada are getting ready to open Lindy & Grundy Local Pastured & Organic Meats in Los Angeles.
Veggie and Parmesan Cake ~ This vegetarian cake is a hit around my family.
White Chocolate Dippers ~ Chocolate on a stick! These white chocolate dippers are as delicious as they are easy.
Traveling in India is a feast for the eyes, as well as the belly.
Black Bean Salad ~ So easy, so colorful, so delicious!
Roasted winter squash with cranberries, pepitas and honey-lime vinaigrette.
Maple-Bacon Kettle Popcorn
This curried parsnip soup is creamy, delicious and balanced in flavor. Perfect as a starter!
Blueberry-Lemon Tartlets. Sweet, slightly tart and the perfect way to get over the weekday hump.
Mediterranean seasoned olives.