January 2011

Ginger-Orange Sandwich Cookies

Ginger-Orange Sandwich Cookies

"The texture of these cookies is very tender and the filling merges with the actual cookie. They are best when still warm, but you can keep them in an airtight container for about a month." If they last that long - yum!

Recipe: Sandwich cookies with ginger-orange filling

Crust-less Zucchini Cheese Pie

Crust-less Zucchini Cheese Pie

Looking for a savory and delicious baked dish that incorporates all the food groups? Green Girl bakes this and says: "My daughter loved it and I could not be happier. We almost ate it all in one sitting."

Recipe: Crust-less Zucchini Cheese Pie

Poppy Seed and Sea Salt Crackers

Poppy Seed and Sea Salt Crackers

Light and airy homemade crackers straight from the oven-made with poppy seeds and a light sprinkling of flaked sea salt. I had no idea making my own homemade crackers could be this easy and worthwhile! The possibilities and variations to this recipe are endless.

Recipe: Poppy Seed and Sea Salt Crackers

Cranberry Orange Pecan Bread

Cranberry Orange Pecan Bread

Looking for a sweet, tart, and nutty quick bread to bake? Christina shares the recipe for this glorious "delicious and moist bread bursting with tart cranberries, toasted pecans, and a hint of orange."

Recipe: Cranberry Orange Pecan Bread

THE Baked Brownie

THE Baked Brownie

This brownie is legendary! This rich, fudgy, deep dark chocolate brownie has been featured as one of Oprah’s favorite things and awarded the best brownie by America’s Test Kitchen and The Today Show. They all agree that this is one amazingly delicious brownie!

Recipe: THE Baked Brownie

Stollen Wreath

Stollen Wreath

Umm takes on the Daring Baker's Challenge and bakes this gorgeous and festive "traditional German bread made with a selection of exotic dry fruits." Wow!

Recipe: Stollen Wreath

Black Forest Crinkle Cookies

Black Forest Crinkle Cookies

Chocolate crinkle cookies are so delicious and striking. Add some more chocolate and tart cherries - and take them to the next level of awesomeness: "These soft, chewy, and fudgy black forest cookies are a chocolate lovers dream!"

Recipe: Black Forest Crinkle Cookies

St. Lucia Muffins

St. Lucia Muffins

These muffins were made in honour of the tropical paradise of St. Lucia. Combining bananas and coconut with a subtle kick of Caribbean rum, this otherwise healthy snack will surely take you to a faraway heaven on earth with clear blue water, endless sunshine, and tropical drinks garnished with umbrellas and fruit.

Recipe: St. Lucia Muffins

Heartland Turtle Bars

Heartland Turtle Bars
Golden buttery chocolate and caramel turtle bars with a sweet oat crunch topping.  Oooey, gooey, and extra tasty!

Vegan Cookie Brownies

Vegan Cookie Brownies

All we can say is that we want The Tolerant Vegan to be our BFF and to treat us to chocolate chip cookies baked into brownies, topped with chocolate frosting for our birthday. We're even willing to fork out money for that kind of friendship. Just putting it out there.

Recipe: Vegan Cookie Brownies