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Prune Cake

2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup prune purée 1/2 cup plain yogurt 1/4 cup unsalted butter, softened 1/4 cup canola oil 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs 
 1 cup walnuts, chopped and toasted 3/4 cup [ ... ]

Hash Brown Potatoes

Ingredients 2 tablespoons unsalted butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 1/2 pounds russet potatoes, peeled and 1/2-inch diced 1 1/2 cups chopped yellow onions (2 onions) 2 teaspoons kosher salt 1 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper 2 tablespoons minced fresh flat-leaf parsley 2 tablespoons minced scallions (white and green parts) Directions Melt the butter with olive oil in [ ... ]

Baked French Toast With Pecan Crumble

Drying out the challah lets the Baked French Toast absorb the custard without going to mush and top it off with a pecan crumble for an extra crunch. Ingredients French Toast 1 pound loaf challah, sliced 1” thick Unsalted butter, room temperature (for baking dish) 4 large eggs 4 large egg yolks 1 cup heavy [ ... ]

Candy Bacon

1/2 cup brown sugar 2 tablespoons maple syrup About 1/2 pound bacon INSTRUCTIONS Heat the oven to 350°F and arrange a rack in the middle Mix together the brown sugar and maple syrup in a medium bowl; set aside. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and arrange the bacon strips side by side. [ ... ]

Sticky Cinnamon Buns

Yield: 12 Ingredients: Sticky Bun Dough · 2 tsp dry active yeast · 4 tbsp warm water · 1/2 cup milk, room temperature · 1 egg, room temperature · 2 tbsp sugar · 2 1/2 cups all purpose flour · 1/2 tsp salt · 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature · 1/2 cup cream cheese Sticky Bun Filling · 1 cup [ ... ]

Cheese and Noodle Kugel

Thanks to my BFF Sarah for this old time favorite recipe. This recipe is perfect for Brunch, Lunch, and Dinner with a salad, and of course a glass of wine 🙂 12 OZ.or 1 package of Egg Noodles 1 container of Sour Cream 1/2 cup of Sugar 1 teaspoon Salt 3 [ ... ]

Corn and Tomato Tart

I loved this, Mike came in looked at it on the kitchen counter and whined Quicheeeeeee. So I gave him leftover pizza, he did try it and said pretty good but …. by Daniel Boulud To make the Tart Shell* 1 1⁄4 cups all-purpose flour 8 T cold unsalted butter, cut into [ ... ]

Sausage and Bell Pepper Strata

Happy Mother’s Day I wish all the moms out there are very Happy Mother’s Day! and hope you are able to kick back, relax, and feel the love. 6 large eggs 21/2 cups 2% milk 1 cup sliced green onions 1/2 cup whipping cream 1/2 cup finely grated Romano cheese 1 teaspoon died [ ... ]

Baked Blueberry Pecan French Toast

1 (24-inch) baguette 6 large eggs 3 cups whole milk 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1 cup pecans (about 3 ounces) 1/4 cup (1/2 stick) plus 1 teaspoon unsalted butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 cups blueberries (about 12 ounces) Butter a 13 by 9-inch baking dish. Cut twenty 1-inch slices, on the bias, [ ... ]

OLD-FASHION OATMEAL WITH APPLES, RAISINS AND HONEY

OLD-FASHION OATMEAL WITH APPLES, RAISINS AND HONEY-TOASTED WALNUTS This homey, comforting cereal is like warm granola, especially with the crunchy honey-toasted walnut topping. 1/4 cup coarsely chopped walnuts 1 tablespoon honey 3 cups water 2 cups old-fashioned oats 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup unsweetened apples juice 1 cup finely chopped peeled apple 1/4 cup (packed) golden brown [ ... ]

Pineapple-Zucchini Loaf

Pineapple-Zucchini Loaf Makes 2 9″ X 5″ loaves 3 eggs 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 cup oil 1 tablespoons vanilla 2 cups peeled, grated and well-drained zucchini 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons cinnamon 2 teaspoons grated lemon peel 1 teaspoon salt 1 8-ounce can crushed pineapple, undrained 1 cup chopped pecans or walnuts Preheat [ ... ]

Cherry-Filled French Toast

Cherry-Filled French Toast Thick French toast is filled with cream cheese and sweet cherries. 4 slices (about 1-1/4”/ 3-cm thick) challah bread ¼ cup cream cheese, softened ½ cup pitted sweet cherries, quartered 2 tsp granulated sugar 7 large eggs 1/3 cup milk 1 tbsp granulated sugar ½ tsp grated orange zest ½ tsp vanilla extract ¼ tsp cinnamon Pinch [ ... ]

Mom’s Granola

3 cups large flake oatmeal, (not quick cooking) ¼ cup chopped pecans ¼ cup slivered almonds ¼ cup sunflower seeds ¼ cup dried cranberries ¼ cup pumpkin seeds ¼ cup raisins or currents ¼ cup coconut ½ teaspoon cinnamon (optional) ½ cup honey or maple syrup ¼ cup vegetable oil. Combine all ingredients except dried fruit, oil and honey [ ... ]

Pancake Recipe

1 cup all purpose flour 1 cup whole wheat flour 2 cups milk 2 eggs 1/3 cup melted butter 1 tbs. sugar 2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt Instructions In a small bowl, beat the eggs and set aside. In a large bowl, blend the dry ingredients thoroughly (flour, salt, sugar and baking powder). Add the butter, milk [ ... ]

Sweet crepes

18 to 24 crepes Note: You can omit the sugar and use this recipe for savory crepes. Ingredients 2 cups flour 4 large eggs 1 1/4 cups milk 1/2 tsp. sea salt 1 Tbsps. sugar 4 Tbsps. butter, melted Softened butter for the pan 1. In the jar of a blender, blend the flour, eggs, milk, salt, [ ... ]

Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes

ingredients: Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes · 2 cups flour · 1/4 cup sugar · 2 1/4 tsp baking powder · 1/2 tsp baking soda · 1/2 tsp salt · 2 x eggs · 2 cups buttermilk · 1/4 cup melted unsalted butter, plus some for frying · 1 cup blueberries, fresh or frozen Directions: Blueberry Buttermilk Pancakes 1. In a large bowl [ ... ]

Orange-Sour Cream Twists

1 package yeast (2 1/4 tsp) 1/4 c warm water 1 tbs sugar 2 1/2 c flour 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 c cold butter, cut into pieces 2 eggs, seperated 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 tsp grated orange peel 1/2 c sour cream 1/4 c butter, melted 1/4 c sliced almonds Confectioners’ sugar if desired Orange Sugar (recipe below) Combine yeast, warm [ ... ]

Perfect Pancakes

1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoons salt 1/2 cup plain yogurt 3/4 cup milk 2 extra-large eggs 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract Unsalted butter Pure maple syrup In a medium bowl, sift together the flour, sugar, baking powder, and salt. Whisk together the yougurt, milk, eggs and vanilla. Add the [ ... ]

Beaver Tails

an oblong-shaped, flat donut. Basically fried dough. Beyond that, they can be topped with sugar, icing, chocolate, No animals will be harmed in the making of this sweet delight Fried Beaver Tails INGREDIENTS For the Dough: 1/2 cup warm water 5 tsp. dry yeast pinch of sugar 1 cup warm milk 1/3 cup sugar 1 1/2 tsp. salt 1 [ ... ]