These Buckingham Palace Shortbread Cookies are rich, tender, and buttery. They were among the late Queen Elizabeth’s favorite sweets for her afternoon tea. This recipe is from the Buckingham Palance Pastry Chef, John Higgins. The cookies are lovely for bridal or baby showers, Mother’s Day, Read More..
Think of an easy, elegant breakfast that combines a blueberry crepe, a popover, and a blueberry clafoutis and you have a blueberry dutch pancake! A bit of maple syrup and homemade breakfast sausage makes for a breakfast worthy of a lazy Sunday brunch! A blueberry Read More..
This classic chocolate and nut English toffee candy is buttery, rich, with a sweet caramel flavor. Utterly delicious! The milk chocolate and toasted nuts make this dessert even better. This candy recipe makes a great gift and is a lovely way to recognize National English Read More..
Old English Sticky Toffee Pudding is an indulgent, moist, date-infused sponge cake and covered in a rich toffee sauce. It’s an impressive dessert that’s easy to make. It’s sure to become a family favorite. How many times have you sung “We Wish You A Merry Read More..
With a few simple ingredients and about 30 minutes, you can whip up an elegant and delicious holiday side dish that your family will love. Our favorite Christmas dinner is serving the sauteed green peas alongside Roasted Beef Tenderloin, Creamy Scalloped Potatoes, and a bright Read More..
It’s that time of year when we can begin sipping on cool, creamy eggnog in pretty little cups and celebrate the decadence and beauty of the holiday season. My Boozy Jamaican Eggnog is thick, rich, and delicious. It’s made with both Jamaican rum and bourbon, Read More..
Roasted Beef Tenderloin is an elegant holiday main course that’s sure to impress your family and friends. Tender and juicy, this tenderloin is full of melt-in-your-mouth flavor and easier to prepare than you think. But nobody really needs to know that, right? Making a beef Read More..
Couscous stuffed acorn squash is a sweet and savory side dish that is great as a vegetarian entree or healthy side dish. It goes wonderfully with grilled or roasted meats, making it a lovely addition to your holiday meal. I like to serve this with Read More..
Chai Spiced Snowball Cookies are tender, buttery tea cakes that are flavored with the warm spices found in your favorite Chai tea. They’re a delightfully different addition to your holiday cookie tray and sure to be a family favorite. So far this year, my cookie Read More..
Sip a bit of the tropics this holiday season! This White Holiday Margarita has the flavors of the islands – coconut, lime, rum. It’s creamy and refreshing. It also packs a punch with three types of alcohol. Here in Florida, we decorate palm trees and Read More..
This warm buckwheat salad is a healthy and tasty break from all of the rich holiday dishes we are all over-indulging upon these days. With the green brussels sprouts and the red cranberries and pomegranate seeds, this dish is also a lovely Christmas side dish. Read More..
These chocolate crinkle kiss cookies are rich enough to satisfy your chocolate craving, yet pretty enough to add to your holiday cookie tray. Fudgy, chocolate cookies, rolled in powdered sugar and topped with a milk chocolate kiss – definitely one of Santa’s favorites. This is Read More..
Cauliflower Au Gratin is a great way to get your family to eat more veggies. Tender, roasted cauliflower in cheesy sauce – what’s not to love? This dish is great for holidays too! I like to serve cauliflower au gratin with Lemon Herb Roasted Chicken, Read More..