Two favorite fall flavors combine in these perfectly spiced gingerbread cookies with a velvety-smooth apple butter center.
So you've made a bunch of homemade apple butter - now what to do with it? These gingerbread thumbprint cookies are a good answer. The spices and molasses of the gingerbread dough go perfectly with the sweet-tart flavor of the apple butter baked into the center. The apple butter also ensures that the middle of these cookies will stay tender and soft while the edges crisp up.
Makes around 2 dozen cookies.
These are the cookies that you should add to your stable of Christmas cookie recipes this year. You probably have most of the bases already covered - the classic iced sugar cookies, the beautifully spiced gingerbread, the buttery, crumbly shortbreads, the jam-filled thumbprints.
Subtle hints of classic pumpkin pie spices complement the sweet squash undertones of this perfectly-sweet pumpkin cheesecake.
A perfectly spiced cake from writer Laurie Colwin makes for a simple dessert at the end of a meal or a perfect accompaniment to tea or coffee.
Cool peppermint and rich chocolate join forces in these fudgy brownies topped with creamy icing and chocolate ganache.
Both of these recipes are kind of magical -- they take super simple ingredients like water, flour, butter, salt, and Vanns Smoked Spanish Paprika and turn them into beautiful, impressive golden brown focaccia and a deeply orange-red, perfectly flavored smoked paprika butter to be spread on top. It makes a great appetizer for any occasion, but be careful that your guests don’t fill themselves up on it! It’s a little bit addictive.
A simple almond frangipane elevates a rustic stone fruit galette.
Rice bowls are starting to be a big thing these days, and there's a good reason. Take something a little saucy, something with some great texture, something with protein or some bite to it, arrange on top of rice, add the condiments of your choice, and enjoy your healthy, delicious, and filling meal!
A refreshing herbal tea with bold flavors and an earthy, spiced flavor profile.
Spicy, savory Italian sausage, earthy kale, sweet caramelized onions, and creamy potatoes combine with chicken stock and a sprinkling of parmesan and black pepper to create the perfect cold-weather soup.