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Month: November 2017

Vegetarian Tamales

Vegetarian Tamales

  Print Vegetarian Tamales Making tamales at home has been on my to do list for a long time for several reasons: 1. they are delicious (duh), 2. they’ve always seemed so complicated and mysterious (it must be the wrapping), and 3. they evoke a […]

Cranberry Sorbet

Cranberry Sorbet

  Print Cranberry Sorbet This bright, tart sorbet is a great finish to all those heavy holiday meals coming up. It’s simple but very tasty. Servings 12 people Ingredients 3 cups cranberries fresh or frozen 2 cups water 1 cup sugar .5 tbsp vanilla extract […]

Cranberry Pavlova

Cranberry Pavlova

  Print Cranberry Pavlova I made this beauty for Thanksgiving dessert this year and it was so great. It breaks from tradition, while still using familiar flavors. I used a mix of creme fraiche and mascarpone for the topping but whipped cream would be just […]

French Apple Tart with Cardamom Vanilla Semifreddo

French Apple Tart with Cardamom Vanilla Semifreddo

  Print French Apple Tart with Cardamom Vanilla Semifreddo This is an easy yet showstopping dessert that’s perfect for fall entertaining. The tart is super crisp and buttery. The cardamom-vanilla semifreddo makes for a fun spin on the classic apple pie a la mode. Servings […]