bourbon milk punch

Bourbon Milk Punch

If you’ve never had a Bourbon milk punch, I urge you to make one, it’s an awesome dessert cocktail. The punch is made with, yes, Bourbon, in addition to milk, cream, vanilla extract, sugar and a smidgen of nutmeg. It...
coffee liqueur cream puffs

Coffee Liqueur Cream Puffs

Say hello to a wonderfully easy recipe for delicious baked choux pastry cream puffs filled with a coffee liqueur cream and drizzled with a coffee liqueur glaze. Netflix suggested the other day that I watch The Great British Bake Off....
rum-spiced pecan chocolate bark

Rum-Spiced Pecan Chocolate Bark

I’ve got a spinoff recipe from my recent rum-spiced pecan butter and chocolate cookies today and it’s beautifully easy. You start by making a batch of rum-spiced pecans by cooking the chopped nuts in a rum/sugar/butter/cinnamon/cardamom mix and then let...
hot and sour soup

Hot and Sour Soup

This delicious Chinese hot and sour soup is packed with flavors from minced pork, tofu cubes, shiitake mushrooms, bamboo shoots, fresh chili pepper, honey and rice vinegar. It’s easy to make and substantial enough to make a great main course. I...
chicken lettuce cups

Chicken Lettuce Cups

These delicious chicken lettuce cups are fresh, exciting and full of intense and spicy flavors from soy sauce, rice vinegar, sesame, garlic, ginger and red pepper flakes. A terrific appetizer or even main course that’s fast and easy to make....
vanilla bean cookies

Vanilla Bean Cookies

These delicious, easy-to-make vanilla bean cookies are flavored with vanilla bean seeds inside and out. The icing is made with vanilla bean seeds, powdered sugar and heavy cream for extra richness. A wonderful winter and Holiday season treat! I have...