If you’re a fan of the Salted Nut Roll candy bar, or just a lover of sweet treats, then this week’s featured recipe and menu item, Joyce Family Famous Peanut Bars, is for you. I’ll never forget when my best high school (and beyond) friend, Ann, first introduced me to her family’s famous peanut bars 35 years ago, because I thought I had died and gone to heaven. What’s not to love about a confection of sponge cake covered in vanilla buttercream and chopped peanuts?Read More
This Triple Nut Spicy Chex Mix boasts a trio of nuts with pecans, cashews and peanuts in a spicy blend of Chex cereals, bagel chips and pretzel sticks. Roasted nuts are a signature flavor of the holiday season, and this snack mix is the perfect blend of salty, spicy, buttery flavor. The secret to this recipe is to roast the nuts and cereal mix separately, and each group is tossed with its own blend of spices and butter to create a wonderful depth of spicy flavor.Read More
If you’re looking for some gift ideas this holiday season, my European Specialty Assortment features four classic cookies from Norway, Sweden and Belgium. These confections are hand-made with love and care and the assortment is available in 3 sizes with details below. I would love to put together a box of these goodies for you so place your order today before my Christmas baking schedule fills up!
Or, if you’re in the mood to do some baking of your own, you can find links to each recipe down below the slideshow. The cute tomte cookie cutter is available at my favorite Scandinavian store, Stabo, located in downtown Fargo. Enjoy!Read More
The holiday baking season is here and I am giddy in anticipation of all the wonderful goodies that will fill my kitchen, and hopefully yours, throughout the next four weeks. In celebration of this most wonderful time of the year, each week from now through December I’ll be hosting a giveaway featuring a different holiday treat for one lucky follower on my blog.Read More