Monday, December 20, 2010

Christmas Baking Favorites

This is the time of year when people tend to ask me:

What are your favorite Christmas treats?
What are those tried and true favorites that never disappoint?
In this busy season, we all look for recipes that are guaranteed to deliver in both taste and ease of execution. So here are a few picks that are especially appealing for the holiday season. Enjoy!

Peanut Butter Bars
Peanut Butter Bars: two versions

Santa and Snowman Milkshakes
Santa and Snowman Milkshakes

Gingerbread Cookie Cups
Gingerbread Cookie Cups

Homemade Caramels (the recipe for these is included in this link: Caramel
Cake with Carmelized Butter Frosting and Spun Sugar)

Crunchie Bar
Homemade Sponge Toffee

White Chocolate Toasted Pistachio with Ground Cherries and Passion Fruit Pizza, Tart or Parfait
White Chocolate Cranberry Coconut Bark

To find more recipes, click "Photo Index" on the menu bar. Or, click "Christmas" to see all the recipes flagged for the holidays.

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!


La Cuisine d'Helene said...

Thanks! Everything looks so good. I would love to taste them all.

Maris said...

These look fantastic! I think your homemade caramels are moving to the type of my must-make list.

Unknown said...

These look so good! Bookmarked the entire list :)

onion girl x said...

Absolutely love the sponge toffee. Now I'm off to see the dentist!

Anonymous said...

Love the blog! Keep up the great work!