Category: Bakes

Snickerdoodle Eggnog Creme Brulee Cups

Snickerdoodle Eggnog Creme Brulee Cups Makes 42 cups Ingredients 2 tsp cookie scoop1-1/2 stick butter3/4 cup brown sugar1/2 cup granulated sugar1 egg1 egg yolk1/2 tbsp vanilla extract1-3/4 cups flour1 tsp baking powder1/4 tsp salt1/2 tsp nutmeg1/4 tsp cinnamonEggnog CustardCinnamon Sugar for brûléeing Directions Preheat…

Lemon Ginger Glazed Cookies

Lemon Ginger Glazed Cookies Makes 24 cookies 3 inch cookies 1-1/2 stick butter3/4 cup brown sugar1/2 cup granulated sugar1 egg1 egg yolk1/2 tbsp vanilla extractJuice from 1 medium lemon (about 1/4 cup lemon juice)Zest from 1 lemon1/2 cup finely chopped crystallized  ginger2 tbsp honey 1-3/4…

Eggnog Cookies

Eggnog Cookies Makes 24 cookies 3 inch cookies Ingredients 1-1/2 stick butter3/4 cup brown sugar1/2 cup granulated sugar1 egg1 egg yolk1/2 tbsp vanilla extract1/4 cup Eggnog1-3/4 cups flour1 tsp baking powder1/4 tsp salt1/2 tsp nutmeg1/4 tsp cinnamon Eggnog Glaze1 cup confectioners sugar6 tbsp eggnog…

Gingerbread Snickerdoodles

Gingerbread Snickerdoodles Makes 24 cookies 3 inch cookies Ingredients1-1/2 stick butter3/4 cup dark brown sugar1/2 cup granulated sugar1 egg1 egg yolk1/2 tbsp vanilla extract1/4 cup molasses1-3/4 cups flour1 tsp baking powder1/4 tsp salt2 tsp ground ginger1 tsp ground cinnamon1/4 tsp ground allspice1/8 tsp ground…

Sweet Potato Bunt Cake w/ Maple Cream Sauce

This Sweet Potato Bunt Cake w/ Maple Cream Sauce is filled with fall flavors. This cake is dense and moist and topped with a delicious maple cream sauce. If anything, just make this recipe for the maple cream sauce. It’s so good you can…

Spiced Ginger Pear Preserves

When I was younger, my family and I looked forward to apple picking every year. We would drive about 2 hours upstate New York, and spend the day, and had so much fun. The orchard we used to go to sold preserves and other…

Apple Cider Doughnuts

When I was younger, my family went apple picking every year. One of the best things about the apple orchard is the fresh apple cider donuts. The smell of the doughnuts just stops you in your tracks, and you feel like you MUST have…

Mini Pumpkin Pies

Pumpkin Pie is a custard pie made with pumpkin puree.  It is a Thanksgiving staple for most.   I shared a post about how to puree a pumpkin, so I figured what better to make with pumpkin puree than pumpkin pie.  I decided to switch…

Caramel Apple Pie

Apple Pie… To me, apple pie just screams fall. Apple pie is just the warmth of fall in a bowl. Apple pie is like the perfect dessert, the crispness of the apples, paired with a buttery, flaky pie crust, what could be better? Well,…

Honey Cornbread Muffins

A few weeks ago Jeremy and I did a BJ’s run. On the way to the store, we discussed what we would eat for dinner. We couldn’t think of anything, except that Jeremy requested Macaroni and Cheese (recipe coming soon FYI 😉). While walking…

Pear Sorbet

Last summer when I moved to Charlotte, my cousin told me about all of the ‘must try” places around town.  Va da Vie Gelato was one of the places she told me I should try.  She raved, and still raves about the Pear Sorbet…

Peach & Blueberry Cobbler

One of the best things about summer is the variety of fresh fruit in season.  Fruit is great to eat on its own as a refreshing treat, but its even better when baked into a dessert… especially a pie or a cobbler.  The difference…

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