Tag: "walnut"

Triple Cheese Balls

February 16th, 2015
A single base mixture serves to create three different flavors of cheeseball.  All three are great, though my personal favorite is the Gorgonzola-cranberry. Pesto Cheeseball Horseradish-Bacon Cheeseball Gorgonzola-Cranberry Cheeseball Yield: 20 servings more »

Hearty Whole Wheat and Nut Bread

December 26th, 2013
Make your homemade bread even more awesome by mixing in a few bonus ingredients. Yield: 2 loaves more »

Cinnamon Raisin Walnut Bread

December 17th, 2012
There's nothing so tempting as the smell of cinnamon raisin bread while it's baking.  Your mouth with be salivating all day while it bakes and cools. Yield: 1 large loaf more »

Apple Cranberry Pie

November 26th, 2012
The only acceptable conclusion to a Thanksgiving dinner is a homemade pie.  I've always been partial to apple pie, and I decided to mix it up this time with some cranberries.  The tart flavor of the berries makes this pie delicious. Yield: 8 servings more »

Black Pepper Chocolate Cookies

October 1st, 2012
Want to try an unusual cookie?  Something with a little more punch than the normal?  Bake up some of these cookies with a combination of several spices -- they smell great and are a fun deviation from the normal. Yield: 60 cookies more »

Cinnamon-Raisin Bread

August 13th, 2012
This is just as easy to make as regular bread and will give it some extra flavor and texture. Yield: 2 loaves more »

Twisted Maple Nut Bread

December 14th, 2011
This is an aromatic and appetizing way to show off your baking skills.  If you're tired of boring old bread then give this a try and you won't regret it. Yield: 16 servings more »

Butter Tarts

October 27th, 2011
These are a classic of Canadian cuisine.  I can remember getting excited when I'd visit Grandma and she'd pull some of these out for us to eat.  One bite and you'll be sold on them. Yield: 24 more »

Honey Walnut Pie

October 6th, 2011
You've got to love walnuts to want to try this recipe.  It's a pretty cool pie, and let's you break away from the traditional pies to try something new. Yield: 8 servings more »

Chocolate Walnut Banana Bread

August 8th, 2011
I love banana bread.  This time, I had some extra goodies in my cupboard that are leftover from past baking adventures, so they got thrown into the mix.  The results were pretty good. Yield: 2 large loaves more »

Everything Cookies

May 2nd, 2011
These cookies can have anything and everything thrown in, which makes them good for using up the scraps you have in the cupboard.  I listed what I used, but you can change the last five ingredients to whatever you need to use up.  Just be sure to aim… more »

Snow Pea Stir-Fry

September 1st, 2010
This is a quick side-dish with a tasty sauce that your friends won't be expecting. more »

Chocolate Caramel Cupcakes

July 18th, 2010
I made these for a company picnic recently.  People thought they looked good, but the real surprise was when they bit in to find a caramel center.  I made some with nuts and some without.  The recipe is pretty straight-forward, so you can make… more »