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Rooibos Tea Christmas Trifles | Phew! How To | GLAC. A Simple Edible Gift: Chocolate Bark 3 Ways - Gardenista. I much prefer to make my friends and family edible gifts than to take a trip to a crowded store or mall. And I’ve never met a holiday gift recipient who doesn’t love chocolate bark. Here are three variations on the recipe (including dark/white/milk chocolate, gluten-free, and vegan versions) to please everyone on your list. (Send these gifts long distances, or give them out as favors to tell people you’re thinking about them this holiday season.) And for packaging? I keep it simple with glassine bags or Ball jars, little bits of natural twine, and always small touches of nature, such as berries, seeded eucalyptus stems, or a sprig of rosemary or pine. Read on for ingredients and step-by-step instructions for making and festively wrapping the chocolate bark: Photography by Lindsey Love for Gardenista.

Above: Chocolate bark screams, “Happy holidays!” Above: Try not to eat all the ingredients before you get started. Dark Chocolate Bark with Cardamom, Toasted Nuts, and Satsuma Zest Ingredients: Chocolate No Bake Cookies - Page 2 of 3 - Make Life Lovely. Soft Baked Gingersnap Cookies - Dessert Now, Dinner Later! Gingerbread milkshakes - Recipes -

Oreo Truffles Two Ways. Share on Pinterest I originally shared these 3 years ago but they are one of my favorite treats especially around Christmas time so I decided to update things and share it again – in case you’ve missed out. If you haven’t tried them yet then yes you are totally missing out! They only require a few basic ingredients (only 3 if you are making the original version and 5 for the peppermint!) And they are so incredibly easy to make! I’ve shared step-by-step photos below so you can see just how easy they are to make. If you don’t have a food processor you can crush the Oreos to crumbs in a gallon size resealable bag with a rolling pin. These are one of the treats I’m making this year to give to friends because I don’t have a lot of time to make something too detailed, plus these are always a win anywhere I take them.

If you’ve never made truffles before or dipped candies in chocolate this is a great place to start! Share on Pinterest Share on Pinterest Share on Pinterest Share on Pinterest Notes. Chocolate Gingerbread Truffles - Savory Style. Peanut Butter Chai Cookies {The Leftovers Club} A few months back, I was hanging out on Twitter when I saw someone post a recipe link for Chai Peanut Butter. Chai Peanut Butter?!? Needless to say, I was super excited to click on the link and then within almost the same instant completely and utterly let down...

It was CHIA Peanut Butter! The person who tweeted out the recipe spelled chia wrong. Yep. I have pretty much been obsessed with using that flavor combination in a recipe ever since. ;) When I received my pairing for this month's The Leftovers Club and she stated in her email that she loved peanut butter and cinnamon, I knew it was time to make my Peanut Butter Chai dream a reality... Thus my Peanut Butter Chai Cookies were realized. These cookies are softy and chewy, close to a bakery style. By Frugal Foodie Mama Prep Time: 15 minutes Cook Time: 10-12 minutes Preheat your oven to 350 degrees. In large bowl, cream together the butter & peanut butter. Add in the egg, milk, & vanilla and mix well. Allow to cool on a wire rack. Enjoy! Double Cruncher Cookies with Fudge Filling - A Bright and Beautiful Life. These double cruncher cookies with fudge filling are not only perfect looking and perfect tasting, they are perfect for giving to friends, neighbors, and relatives, or for taking to a party.

The cookie is a delicious chewy combination of oatmeal-cornflake-coconut and the filling is like fudge, not frosting. They are so good I had to really use self control to not eat more than two. Double Cruncher Cookies with Fudge Filling Ingredients Cookies: 1 cup butter, softened to room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 1 cup packed light brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 2-1/2 cups rolled oats 2 cups cornflakes 1 cup sweetened, shredded coconut Filling: 8 ounces cream cheese, softened 1-3/4 cups powdered sugar 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

For the Cookies: For the Filling: Melt the chocolate chips in the microwave or on the stovetop over low heat. Sandwiching the Cookies: Chocolate and Brown Butter Madeleines - Well Floured. So it seems that the chocolate chunk cookies I made the other day have disappeared. With two days until the kids spring break starts, {insert happy dance here} I found myself in need of a lunch box treat. {silly me I thought the cookies would last through the week} While chocolate chip are hands down the favorite cookie in the house, madeleines come a close second, and yet I rarely ever make them. I’m not sure why because they are so easy. With a full schedule and a lingering migraine, I still was able to get a batch finished before afternoon pickup. Chocolate {brown butter} Madeleines ~recipe from Martha Stewart 1/2 cup butter 3 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 2 tbsp brown sugar 1 cup of flour 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 cup of cocoa powder dash of salt 1/4 tsp vanilla butter {or spray with cooking spray} your madeleine pan in a small saucepan melt the butter over medium heat, cooking until the butter begins to brown strain off the solids and set the melted butter aside whisk together the eggs and sugars until light Enjoy!

The Sweet Chick: Chewy Dark Chocolate Gingerbread Cookies. Today it's a beautiful, sunny day with a temperature of 80ºF. Not the kind of weather I think about when we are only a few weeks away from Christmas. Nonetheless, I am trying to put myself in the mood by making some gingerbread cookies. Last year, I made some Chocolate Ginger Cookies that were the bomb, so this recipe is based off of those.

I only had Hershey's Special Dark Cocoa in the pantry, and I wanted to incorporate the Gingerbread M&M's I had found. If you haven't found these M&Ms yet, check Walmart or Target. Instead of using crystallized ginger chips in these cookies, I used fresh ginger. The spices smell so good all together. The freshly grated ginger gives the cookies a little extra punch. If it didn't have a raw egg in it, I would have eaten the whole bowl of cookie dough before it got to the oven.

Instead, I was good and rolled them up into little balls and coated them in sugar, before placing them on a cookie sheet. The dark chocolate was a good addition to these. Gingerbread Cheesecake. Gingerbread Cheesecake A creamy gingerbread cheesecake, perfect for the holiday season. Serve with whipped cream and mini gingerbread cookies for an extra treat. ‘Tis the season for gingerbread flavored everything. I love gingerbread, the taste and even the smell. And there’s amazing gingerbread soap too. I made this cheesecake over Thanksgiving weekend and have been dying to share it with you since!

I think one of my favorite parts about making this is that I got to make mini gingerbread men to go along with it. Yield: 1: 9-inch cheesecake Cook Time: 1 hour and 45 minutes A creamy gingerbread cheesecake, perfect for the holiday season. Ingredients: Crust ingredients: 2C gingerbread cookie crumbs* (recipe)1/4C butter, melted1 1/2tbsp brown sugar Filling ingredients: 3 - 8oz containers cream cheese, softened**1C and 2tbsp brown sugar3/4 tsp vanilla3 eggs3tbsp molasses1/4 tsp salt1 tsp ginger1 tsp cinnamon3/4 tsp nutmeg1/4 tsp cloves Directions: Preheat oven to 350°F degrees. 50 Cookies for Your Christmas Plate. Chocolate and Brown Butter Madeleines - Well Floured.

Red Cup Christmas Coffees | Mike Cooper. Warm Gingerbread Cake with a Caramel Sauce. Gingerbread Milkshake - Love Grows Wild. AddThis What's Next Recommended for you Hide Show. Coconut Milk Hot Chocolate + Wool and Whiskey Scarf Giveaway. Nov 09 I have a small confession to make: Hot Chocolate is one of my weaknesses. When cold and windy, snow-dusted evenings come along, I’m all about a giant cup of hot chocolate topped with a fresh pile of that real-deal whipped cream. In fact, the more whipped cream, the better.

I remember drinking Swiss Miss growing up. The kind with the weird after-taste and the fake mini-marshmallows. It was weird, indeed. Now here I am, writing to you big old cup of thick, creamy hot chocolate made from scratch with some of my favorite SIMPLE ingredients. Before I talk about Jessie’s amazing scarfs I want to give you the low-down on this hot chocolate recipe, because if you’re anything like me, you’ll head straight to the kitchen after reading this to make a batch yourself. Coconut milk + almond milk: I made this batch with a mixture of both. Dark chocolate: Here’s where you can get creative! Cocoa powder: I only use the best of the best here, which is a cocoa powder packed with flavor. Prep time: Crafter's Delights: Tutorial: Pine Cone Christmas Tree. This time of the year, you start to feel the pressure because you see and hear Christmas everywhere and people are talking about gifts!

You better start getting ready now, because it's just around the corner! Next time you know it, you will be stressing over the last minute gifts and decorations. So, let me make your life a little easier with this tutorial. Here is a great craft idea that is easy, simple, and cheap. Pine Cone Christmas Tree! You will need: Pine conegreen acrylic paintglitterhot glueregular glue or Modge Podgemini terra cotta pot (i got one from Michaels' for 69 cents)mini star (optional) I used a wooden star but you can use star shaped buttons or cut out a yellow foam sheet.

Simply, paint the pine cone with green paint and let it dry. I painted white on the tips of the "pedals" of the pine cone to give a "snow" effect. You can get creative with the decorations. Happy Holidays and Happy Crafting! Smooth Christmas Radio - London. Soft and Chewy Gingerbread Molasses Chocolate Chip Bars. Goodbye pumpkin, hello gingerbread and molasses. I love these flavors so much and am so excited to be baking with them. Actually, I bake with them all year, but it’s safe to blog about them now. Last week I started a Gingerbread & Molasses pinterest board in preparation for all the ginger and molasses recipes I know I’ll see online and want to remember. Food blogs are so predictable this time of year. First pumpkin, then ginger and molasses, then mint. I hope we linger in this phase for awhile. My new board inspired me make something to kick off ginger and molasses season. These bars are my heaven. If you’re looking for a traditional, soft and fluffy ginger or molasses cake, or traditional cakey gingerbread cookies that you’d decorate, these bars are not that.

They follow the pattern of my trusty blondies recipes, and are made in one-bowl, no mixer required, and the batter is whisked together in minutes before being turned out into a pan and baked. Bake the bars until they’re done. Healthy Gingerbread Muffins. Aunt Edna’s Best Gingerbread | Mom's Recipe Box. This afternoon, I was at last able to take a deeper dive into the recipe box. Among the many jewels I found was this one.

The title on the index card reads “My Best Gingerbread – Edna E.” This would be my father’s Aunt Edna, making her my Great Aunt. On the bottom of the card it reads “Mother J. My Best Gingerbread – Edna E. Ingredients ½ Cup Sugar ½ Cup Crisco 1 Egg 1 Cup Molasses 2 ½ cups sifted flour 1 ½ tsp. soda 1 tsp. cinnamon 1 tsp. ginger ½ tsp. salt 1 cup hot water Directions Cream shortening and sugar.Add egg and molasses.MixAdd dry ingredients, sifted together.Add hot water and beat until smooth.Bake in 13x9x2 pan for 35 minutes at 350° Mother J. Like this: Like Loading... Tagged: Baking, Bread, Christmas, christmas gift, cooking, food, gingerbread, Home Cooking, moms recipie box. White Chocolate Dipped Ginger Cookies.

Share on Pinterest Let the holiday baking begin and let these cookies be at the top of that holiday baking list! These cookies will simply tantalize to your taste buds because they are anything but boring. These White Chocolate Dipped Ginger Cookies are oh so dreamy! They are loaded with gingery goodness which is deliciously complimented by all the other spices and the molasses just give them such a tremendous depth of flavor that you just don’t find in nearly any other cookie. Then that perfectly luscious white chocolate coating adds just the right amount of mellow flavor and tone of sweetness which it really just balances it all out. These cookies are more on the soft and chewy side with those nicely crisp edges, which is the way I prefer them, but if you’d like more of a crisp throughout ginger cookie just bake them a few minutes longer than listed. Happy baking! Share on Pinterest Share on Pinterest Share on Pinterest White Chocolate Dipped Ginger Cookies Ingredients Directions.

Gingerbread Scones Recipe. Baked Gingerbread Mini Donuts. Hellooo mini donuts. Hellooo gingerbread scents. Hellooo Justin Beiber Christmas album. What? Remember when I told you that this frosting was my life? I wasn’t lying. And the good news doesn’t stop there. Because seriously, this is the best possible thing you could whip up in 15 minutes (no, seriously) for your holiday company, and you need a mini-donut pan to do it. Don’t have holiday company? Baked Gingerbread Mini Donuts Author: Pinch of Yum Prep time: Cook time: Total time: Serves: 12 Ingredients For the donuts 1 cup flour (I used white whole wheat) ¾ teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon cinnamon ½ teaspoon ginger pinch of allspice pinch of cloves ¼ teaspoon salt ¼ cup brown sugar 1 egg ¼ cup applesauce 1 tablespoon milk 2 tablespoons melted butter For the glaze 2 tablespoons butter ¼ cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons maple syrup 2 tablespoons milk ½ cup powdered sugar Instructions For the donuts, preheat oven to 350.

PS. PPS. Chocolate Gingerbread Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting. - Sallys Baking Addiction. Deep, dark chocolate gingerbread bundt cake full of warming spices. This chocolate gingerbread bundt cake with cream cheese frosting is a show stopper dessert around the holidays! I have fallen in love with a bundt cake. Dark and rich chocolate cake spiced with ginger, molasses, and sweetened with dark brown sugar.

Blanketed in sweet and tangy cream cheese frosting. Christmas on a plate. What may look like your run-of-the-mill chocolate bundt cake, one bite of today’s cake will surely take you for a surprise. Originally intending to make a pumpkin chocolate bundt cake of sorts last weekend, I found myself eager to try something a little new. Into the cake batter goes cocoa powder, whole milk (or heavy cream), molasses, eggs, and brown sugar. For the festive spices – if you’re anything like me, you’re going to lend a heavy hand pouring your cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, and cloves into the mix.

Spice is always nice. The cake is left ultra moist from the oil, molasses, and dark brown sugar. Gingerbread Muffins with Sweet Lemon Glaze. - Sallys Baking Addiction. Nutella Stuffed Cinnamon Sugar Muffins. Gingerbread Cupcakes with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting. Gingerbread Latte Cupcakes. Thick & Rich Hot Cocoa Recipe - EatingWell. Strawberry Oatmeal Jam Bars - Swanky Recipes. Mini Oatmeal Crème Pies - Gingerbread Cheesecake Bites — A Few Short Cuts. Gingerbread Cupcakes with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting. DANISH CHRISTMAS COTTAGE.

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