Tag: Chestnuts

CHOCOLATE CHILI PASTA

Chocolate Passion So, you say you love Chocolate. Yummy, thick, sweet, melted, whipped chocolate. But, maybe what you really love is flavored sugar? Because chocolate is not sweet, or gooey, or melty… It is bitter, powdery, and almost hot. Let’s test your chocolate passion to a new level of flavor. […]

CHESTNUT BUTTER COOKIES WITH SALT CARAMEL FILLING

Why have one cookie, when you can have two, sandwiched together with a decadent schmear of Salt Caramel filling! These Chestnut Butter Cookies are festive enough all on their own, but add caramel, and a drizzle of chocolate, and you have the best holiday cookies you will ever put to […]

LINZER COOKIES

  A favorite family Christmas Cookie has long been the Linzer Cookie. Why? I think because it’s appearance and flavors encompass Christmas colors and flavors better than any other cookie I make. Linzer Cookies were first derived from Austria, with almond meal in the cookie dough and raspberry or current […]

PORK PIES

  Experimenting with everyday food, is something I find the greatest pleasure in doing. Butternut squash, pork, a buttery pastry to seal in some rather exotic flavors of heat and sweet, and a few surprises… such as the addition of chestnuts and sage. This is a hearty dish with exotic flavors, […]