dessert

Double Chocolate Candy Cane Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1/3 cup cocoa 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature 1 cup sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup crushed candy canes Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Line 2 […]

Soft Confetti Sugar Cookie Squares

Ingredients: 1/3 lb butter (at room temperature) 2 eggs (at room temperature) 1 1/3 cups sugar 2 1/3 cups flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon vanilla 3-4 tablespoons colored sprinkles (I used Betty Crocker Hollyberry) Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Grease and flour one 8×8 pan. In a […]

Marble Chocolate Peppermint Spritz Cookies

Ingredients: 6 tablespoons butter, at room temperature 1/4 cup sugar 1 egg 1 cup flour 1 1/2 tablespoons cocoa 2-3 drops peppermint extract pinch salt nonpareils for sprinkling Directions: Preheat oven to 375. In the bowl of a stand mixer or in a large bowl using a hand mixer, cream butter, and […]

Chocolate & Peanut Butter Chip Rice Krispies Chocolate Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1/3 cup cocoa 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature 3/4 cup light brown sugar 1/4 cup sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 1teaspoon baking powder 1/3 cup bittersweet (60% cocoa) chocolate chips 1/2 cup peanut butter chips 2/3 cup […]

Honey Roasted Peanut Chocolate Chip Cookie Squares

Ingredients: 1 1/3 cup flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature 1 egg, at room temperature 2 teaspoons vanilla 1/4 cup sugar 3/4 cup dark brown sugar 1 1/3 cup bittersweet chips (60% cocoa) or semi-sweet chips 2/3 cup honey roasted peanuts Directions: […]

Sweet Chocolate Halloween Chex Mix

Ingredients 5 cups Chocolate Chex cereal 1/2 cup honey roasted peanuts 1 1/2 cup broken vanilla pizzelles 1/2 cup chocolate-ginger pumpkin seeds* or plain pepitas 1 cup Halloween mix (like Brach’s Mellowcreme Autumn Mix) 3 tablespoons butter 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon Ingredients: Pre-heat […]

Goo Goo Cookies

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup flour 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup light brown sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/3 cup salted dry roasted peanuts 10 soft caramels, cut into 1/4 inch pieces* 3/4 cup mini marshmallows 1 cup semisweet […]

Chocolate Malted Spritz Cookies

Ingredients: 6 tablespoons butter, at room temperature 1/4 cup sugar 1 egg 3/4 cup flour 3 tablespoons malted milk powder 3 tablespoons Dutch processed cocoa pinch salt powdered sugar for decorating Directions: Preheat oven to 375. In the bowl of a stand mixer or in a large bowl using a […]

Strawberry Confetti Whipped Cream

Ingredients: 1 1/4 cup heavy cream 1 tablespoon sugar 1/4 cup freeze-dried strawberries 1/4 cup jumbo sized confetti sprinkles 1 drop red liquid food coloring Directions: Place the freeze-dried strawberries in a  powerful mixer, mortar and pestle or food processor and grind until it forms a powder. Whisk the powder through a fine […]

Coconut Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1 1/3 cup flour 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup light brown sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/3 cup sweetened shredded coconut 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Line 2 […]