Tag Archives: Orange Zest

White and Dark Chocolate Chunk Cranberry Salted Pistachio Drop Cookies + a Giveaway!

These white and dark chocolate chunk cranberry salted pistachio drop cookies require nothing more than a spoon.  Just drop them onto the baking sheet; No rolling, no shaping, no cutting, no problem! Hello, yeah it’s been a while, not much, … Continue reading

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Candied Orange Toasty Pecan Sticky Buns and Bad Boy First Love, Part One

I made these candied orange toasty pecan sticky buns over a week ago; the photos processed, resized and ready to go, but I couldn’t write the post to go with it.  There’s been a lot going on in my life; … Continue reading

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Baklava Success…Phyllo Fail.

Back in 2009, a friend and I were discussing my 1st Daring Bakers challenge hosting gig, trying to decide what I should challenge everyone with.  I was throwing out ideas, and like many first pitches in baseball, they were all over the place. Baklava was … Continue reading

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