Desserts

Recipe: Baklava

Recipe: Baklava

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound finely chopped, mixed nuts (walnuts, pistachios, almonds*)
  • 1 teaspoon cinnamon powder
  • 1 package phyllo dough
  • 1 cup melted butter
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • ½ cup honey
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest

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Recipe: Saskatchewan Butter Tarts

I’ll bet that you can’t eat just one. It’s simply not possible!

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Recipe: Vanilla Cookies with a Cinnamon Kiss

Recipe: Vanilla Cookies with a Cinnamon Kiss

These are a gorgeous, not-too-sweet cookie. Sparkly with sanding sugar, subtly hot with candy hearts, sweet with vanilla icing. They are like that perfect kiss.

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Recipe: Profiteroles with Peppermint-Vanilla Ice Cream

Recipe: Profiteroles with Peppermint-Vanilla Ice Cream

Even though they are surprisingly simple to make, these delicacies will always impress. You can make just the profiteroles in advance, or make and fill them with ice cream, ready to pull from the freezer for last minute guests.

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Recipe: 1950′s “Zebra” Cake

Recipe: 1950′s “Zebra” Cake

Simple but really delicious in that way that eating Nutella straight out of the jar is. Yum.

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Recipe: Triple Chocolate Pudding Pie

Recipe: Triple Chocolate Pudding Pie

This is a great pie to make for a Valentine’s Day dinner, or just because you love someone. It should be named “I Love You Pie”, I think.

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