Category Archives: Vanilla Extract

Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

Creamy Eggnog Pudding

Sometimes I feel like it is my personal mission to add booze to just about everything I bake. And more often than not, that booze is bourbon. Perhaps it’s my Southern surroundings, or more likely, it’s the lovely notes of … Continue reading

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Gaby

California-Style Apple Crisp

How many of us spend the month of November looking forward to that decadent piece of pie, or two, we get to have on Thanksgiving? I know I do! I get so excited about Thanksgiving dessert that I forget that … Continue reading

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Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

Panna Cotta with Meyer Lemon Black-Pepper Marmalade

Panna cotta is one of the easiest, most impressive desserts you’ll ever come across. You can make it a day ahead of time and stash it away in the fridge, and then pull it out at the perfect moment to … Continue reading

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Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

Double Chocolate Chipotle Cookies

Sugar and spice and everything nice: that’s what these cookies are made of. Think of them as dark, delightfully chewy chocolate cookies, but with a kick. It’s the kind of spice that you don’t recognize right away, but rather a … Continue reading

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Gaby

Ginger Spiced Molasses Cookies

As a Spice Islands Flavor Explorer, I get to try all sorts of fabulous spices that I might not have ordinarily come across. One of those spices that caught my attention is the Spice Islands Crystalized Ginger. Holy moly is … Continue reading

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Gaby

Saigon Cinnamon Streusel Coffee Cake

Is there really anything better than having a nice leisurely breakfast with a cup of coffee and a slice of coffee cake? Or three slices of coffee cake if you’re like me and can’t stop after one! It’s really a … Continue reading

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Caroline

Galaktoboureko – Greek Custard Pie with Citrus Syrup

When we travel to Corfu, Greece, to visit my husband’s family, we spend a lot of time eating! Each year, I treat the natives to a few standard American, sweet treats. The first time I made chocolate chip cookies, word … Continue reading

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Caroline

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins with Almond Glaze

Oh, what a difference a glaze makes! I have often shied away from sweet, cake-like muffins. I suppose I would rather feel healthy and good about eating a high-fiber bran muffin or go all out and eat a frosted cupcake. … Continue reading

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Caroline

Chocolate Cream Cheese Brownies

There are some recipes that nag at me because I can’t get them quite right. For years, my ideal cream cheese brownie recipe was just beyond my grasp. Finally, after dozens of tweaks, I have finalized a batch that properly … Continue reading

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Caroline

Vanilla Marshmallows

Marshmallows are a happy food. They glue together Rice Krispies Treats®, float in hot cocoa and perch on the end of skewers around cozy campfires. Just thinking about the sweet, cloud-like cubes and their squishy texture probably brings a little … Continue reading

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