pantry baking

Speculoos Butterscotch 7-Layer Bars

Ingredients 1 3/4 cups speculoos cookie crumbs* 1/2 cup butter 10 oz semi or bittersweet chocolate chips 1 cup butterscotch chips 1 cup unsweetened finely flaked coconut 1/2 cup roughly chopped toasted pecans 1 (14 oz) can sweetened condensed milk Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter a 9×13 inch […]

Super Rich, Crowd Pleasing Brownies

Ingredients: 2 cups sugar 1/4 cup light brown sugar 1/4 cup vanilla bean infused rum OR 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1 cup butter 1 1/4 cups regular baking or Dutch-process cocoa* 1 teaspoon espresso powder pinch salt 4 eggs, at room temperature 1 1/2 cups flour 2 cups bittersweet chocolate […]

Toasty Oats Cookies with Chocolate and Butterscotch Chips

Ingredients: 1/2 cup old-fashioned rolled oats 4 tablespoons butter, at room temperature 3/4 cup light brown sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg, at room temperature 3/4 cup flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/3 cup butterscotch chips 2/3 cup bittersweet chips Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Spread […]

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 2 2/3 cups flour 1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 2 cups sugar 2 eggs, at room temperature 1/4-1/2 teaspoon peppermint extract (not mint extract) 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1 1/2 cup bittersweet or semisweet chocolate chips 1 1/2 cups creme de menthe baking bits (I used these […]

Cocoanuts Bars

  Ingredients 1 3/4 cups (honey or cinnamon*) graham cracker crumbs (about 8 graham crackers’ worth) 1/2 cup butter 1 cup semi or bittersweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup butterscotch chips 1/2 cup peanut butter chips 1 cup unsweetened flaked coconut 1/2 cup honey roasted peanuts 1 (14 oz) can sweetened […]

OLD BAY Party Mix

Ingredients: 6 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 tablespoon OLD BAY 4  cups corn squares cereal 4  cups rice squares cereal 1 cup unsalted dry roasted peanuts 1 1/4 cup mini-twist pretzels 2 cups oyster crackers Directions: Preheat oven to 250°F. Melt butter on the stovetop in a small […]

Cocoa Chocolate Chip Brownies

Ingredients: 2/3 cup canola oil 3/4 cup cocoa 1/2 cup all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting 1/4 teaspoon baking powder 3 eggs 2/3 cup light brown sugar 1 1/3 cups confectioners sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 3/4 cup bittersweet or semisweet chocolate chips pinch salt sprinkles if desired Directions: Preheat oven […]

Double Double Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup flour 1 tablespoon cocoa 2 tablespoon peanut butter powder 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 2/3 cup bittersweet or semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup peanut butter chips Directions: Preheat […]

6-Ingredient Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients: 1/2 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature 1 cup light brown sugar 1 egg, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/3 cup self-rising flour 1 1/4 cup semisweet or bittersweet chocolate chips Directions: Preheat the oven to 350. Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment. In a medium-sized sized […]

PB&J Hamantaschen

Ingredients: 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup butter, room temperature 2 eggs, at room temperature 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1/2 cup peanut butter powder (I used PBFit) 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder  jam (I used elderberry jam) Directions: Preheat oven to 375. Line two cookie sheets with parchment paper. […]