Holiday · Sweets

Christmas Nutella Churros

INGREDIENTS 2 sheets puff pastry, semi-frozen2 tablespoons 50g nutella1 egg yolk1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted1 tablespoon cinnamon sugar (or 1 tablespoon sugar mixed with 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon) INSTRUCTIONS Line a baking sheet with parchment paper or a Silpat mat.Cut out both puff pastry sheets in the shape of a Christmas tree. Evenly spread Nutella… Continue reading Christmas Nutella Churros

Cookies · Holiday · Sweets

Soft Gingerbread Cookies

Ingredients: 1 cup light brown sugar1 cup light molasses1 cup vegetable shortening1 tablespoon baking soda1 egg, lightly beaten¼ teaspoon salt2 teaspoons baking powder1 tablespoon ground ginger½ teaspoon ground cinnamon½ teaspoon ground cloves4 to 4 ½ cups all-purpose flour, more for rolling dough Royal icing and cinnamon Directions: Step 1: In a small saucepan, combine brown… Continue reading Soft Gingerbread Cookies

Holiday · Sweets

Peppermint Macaroons

Thank you Pies & Tacos for the recipe! Ingredients Macaron Shells 100  grams  egg whites 3.5 oz100  grams  granulated sugar 3.5 oz105  grams  almond flour 3.7 oz105  grams  powdered sugar 3.7 ozFood coloring I used a bit of red Peppermint Buttercream 1 1/3  cups  confectioners’ sugar sifted4  tablespoons  unsalted butter softened1  teaspoon  peppermint extract or a bit more, to taste1/2 -1  tablespoon  milk if necessary Instructions Macaron Shells Before you start, get all of your ingredients ready. Prepare a large… Continue reading Peppermint Macaroons

Candy · Holiday · Sweets

White Chocolate Fudge w/ Cranberries & Pistachios

INGREDIENTS28 ounces sweetened condensed milk32 ounces high quality white chocolate chips1 teaspoon vanilla extract4 ounces dried cranberries & 4 ounces shelled pistachios, unsalted DIRECTIONS🎄Cut 2 pieces of parchment paper measuring 15 x 8 inches.🎄Place into an 8 x 8 inch square baking dish in a 'cross' shape. This is to help remove the fudge easily… Continue reading White Chocolate Fudge w/ Cranberries & Pistachios

Cookies · Holiday · Sweets

Cinnamon Spiced Snickerdoodles

WHISK TOGETHER AND SET ASIDE2 ¾ cups all-purpose flour2 teaspoons cream of tartar1 teaspoon of nutmeg1 teaspoon baking soda¼ teaspoon salt CREAM WET INGREDIENTS½ cup butter, softened Unsalted Butter
½ cup shortening1 ½ cups white sugar2 eggs2 teaspoons vanilla extract SLOWLY ADD DRY TO WET MIX IN SEPARATE BOWL2 tablespoons sugar2 teaspoons of cinnamonRoll balls of dough in… Continue reading Cinnamon Spiced Snickerdoodles