Holidays

Apple Crumb Cake Recipe for Rosh Hashanah

Apple Crumb Cake Recipe for Rosh Hashanah

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Posted: September 22, 2011

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, is almost upon us, so it’s time for another knockout dessert to ring in the new year. Last year we featured an ultra-moist Honey Bundt Cake, which is often [...]

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Easter Basket Cookies

Easter Basket Cookies

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Posted: April 18, 2011

Candy-filled Easter baskets are one of the great Easter traditions, along with dying Easter eggs and holding Easter egg hunts. I am not one to complain about a basket full of candy (in fact, I [...]

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Passover Chocolate Toffee Matzah Recipe

Passover Chocolate Toffee Matzah Recipe

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Posted: April 7, 2011

Last week I wrote about Coconut Macaroons, one delicious way to enjoy sweets during the upcoming holiday of Passover. Today I have another great Passover-ready dessert for you: Passover Chocolate Toffee Matzah. Matzah, an unleavened [...]

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Passover Macaroons Recipe

Passover Macaroons Recipe

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Posted: April 1, 2011

The holiday of Passover is soon approaching, and if you observe Passover, you know that you’ll bid a temporary farewell to leavened breads and ingredients like flour, baking powder, and baking soda–the building blocks of [...]

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How to Make Chocolate Boxes for Valentine’s Day

How to Make Chocolate Boxes for Valentine’s Day

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Posted: February 10, 2011

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, I assume you’ve already started thinking about your presents. Maybe you’ve already ordered Valentine’s Day candy. Maybe you’ve bought the ingredients to make Red Velvet Cake Truffles. Who knows, maybe [...]

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Red Velvet Cake Truffles Recipe

Red Velvet Cake Truffles Recipe

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Posted: February 4, 2011

Valentine’s Day is coming soon, and what says “love” better than a box of truffles? How about a box of handmade truffles? And what if those truffles weren’t your regular run-of-the-mill chocolate truffles, but were [...]

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Hanukkah Gelt Coins Cookies Recipe

Hanukkah Gelt Coins Cookies Recipe

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Posted: December 6, 2010

The celebration of Hanukkah has many traditions: lighting the menorah, playing dreidel, eating latkes and other foods fried in oil, and giving children gelt, or money. Hanukkah Gelt might come in the form of real [...]

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Rugelach Recipe Great for Hanukkah

Rugelach Recipe Great for Hanukkah

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Posted: November 27, 2010

The upcoming Hanukkah holiday means plenty of occasions to celebrate: large family meals, festive parties, and gift-giving are all signs of the season. If you’re looking for a Hanukkah dessert, a delicious party snack, or [...]

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DIY Candy Chocolate Turkeys for Thanksgiving

DIY Candy Chocolate Turkeys for Thanksgiving

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Posted: November 18, 2010

Roasted turkey doesn’t have to be the only turkey you enjoy this Thanksgiving. Sure, it’s traditional to have the bird for dinner and pumpkin pie for dessert, but what if a different kind of turkey [...]

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Honey Cake Recipe for Rosh Hashanah

Honey Cake Recipe for Rosh Hashanah

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Posted: September 7, 2010

Rosh Hashanah, the celebration of the Jewish New Year, begins Wednesday evening at sundown. We’ve already posted about Rosh Hashanah food customs and Rosh Hashanah gifts. It might be too late to order a gift [...]

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