Category Archives: Recipes

Oatmeal Bread

 I wanted to test this recipe for Oatmeal Dinner Rolls from AllRecipes before Thanksgiving next week. I know that lots of people don’t test recipes before serving them and an equal number will never serve anything that isn’t absolutely tried and true (a number in my family, for example). I usually fall into the former category, but if you have the time, it never really ... Read More »

Spiced Pumpkin Soup

To serve with my lovely bread, I made a spiced pumpkin soup. It had a really central american flavor due to the cocoa powder and cinnamon I added. I began with the Southwestern Pumpkin Soup recipe at Epicurious, but I didn’t really have any of the spices that it called for. Consequently, I am more then happy to take partial credit for the creation of ... Read More »

Apple Pie Biscotti with White Chocolate Ginger Glaze

I adore biscotti. I am a bit disappointed with the trend towards softish, cakey biscotti, though. Biscotti should be very crisp. They should not, however, be so “crisp” as to require serious dental work after eating them. For these biscotti, neither is the case. I find them to be very crisp, yet light. They have no butter or oil in them (though I would put ... Read More »

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