Archive for the 'Bread' Category

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Cheddar Cheese Puffs

It is definitely that holiday time of year – lots of family, lots of parties. Need a easy peasy appetizer? Give this one a shot, it is easy to make and cheesy. Did we say “cheesy?”  Yeah, cause if you like cheese this appetizer is for you. And if you want more heat just add more cayenne….Take a deep breath,
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Quick and Easy Whole Wheat Blueberry Strawberry Muffins

So it is full on Fall and just about now you are beginning to miss those wonderful summer fruits, you know those fresh blueberries and strawberries specifically. Remember how you went berry picking on that hot summer day, ate a ton, and then you froze a bunch of them? Well, you froze the ones you didn’t devour immediately that is
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Quick and Easy Challah

Challah is a traditional egg bread for the Jewish Sabbath and also used for celebrating everything from Hanukkah to the High Holidays. Which BTW, Yom Kippur is this week and this Challah would be terrific to break your fast. Yes it would. But…… quick and easy? Yes. Really. You can make it all in your mixer, little or no kneading
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Rosh Hashanah Honey Cake Apple Muffins with Honey Glaze

  It is Rosh Hashanah and so we wish you a very Happy New Year! For anyone out there that doesn’t know, Rosh Hashanah is literally the beginning of the Jewish New Year. So celebrate and be happy and have a wonderful New Year!! It is tradition to eat apples dipped in honey, to symbolize our hopes for a “sweet”
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Pull-Apart Cheesy Pesto Bread

This is bread – cheesy bread smothered in rich pesto. Nuff said. Open a bottle of wine. Enjoy. Seriously, only a few ingredients and quick to make and very good. Now….drink that wine with a cheesy pesto ball. …. .   Pull-Apart Cheesy Pesto Bread   Ingredients:   1 2/3 cups bread flour (plus a bit for dusting) 1/2 teaspoon
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Fougasse

This is a flat bread very popular all over France and is a cousin to focaccia. It is brushed with olive oil and sprinkled with sesame seeds and coarse sea salt before baking and is the perfect bread for dipping…. into anything. Period.  It’s easy too, no kneading involved so you should make it. You just should. Fougasse   Makes
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Father’s Day Almond Puff Pastry Jammy Loaf

We have the perfect Father’s Day morning pastry for you. Seriously, we do. This is fun to make with your kids or all by yourself on a random day when morning pastry is sounding damn good. This is hands on (literally) and the sweetness can be adjusted. Oh, and it’s also freezable so…..Happy Father’s Day or just Happy-Seriously-Good-and-a-Little-Decadent-Morning-Pastry-Day And yes
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Oreo Scones

Yes, scones with mini oreo cookies in them. I know crazy, right. Well, we happened to have some of those mini’s in the cupboard and sort of remembered coming across a scone recipe once with cookies in them so yeah, decided to create pretty much the same thing and….the results were awesome. A moist scone with many many little oreos
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Dirt Bombs

  Yep, Dirt Bombs. What a weird name, right? No idea why. But these are good and they don’t taste like dirt. They are like this yummy buttery-cinnamon-sugar coated doughnut hole. Yeah, you’ve been warned.   Dirt Bombs   Ingredients Muffins: 2 1/4 cup all-purpose flour 2  teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 cup
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Jeff’s Caramel-Pecan Sticky Buns

We have a friend, Jeff. Jeff loves sticky buns. He loves them so much that each week when we all would meet for coffee the only thing he would order was – you guessed it – a pecan sticky bun. So…of course we had to come up with some that are buttery and gooey and all things sticky bun. These
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