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Cardamom

Cardamom Walnut Crescent Cookies

Cardamom Walnut Crescent Cookies ~ these classic Swedish Christmas cookies  are made with a buttery shortbread dough jam packed with walnuts and a hint of warm cardamom ~ every holiday cookie assortment needs a few!…

Easy Low Sugar Wine Jelly

This Easy Low Sugar Wine Jelly recipe takes just minutes, and its mellow, not-too-sweet flavor enhances everything from cheese and crackers to turkey sandwiches.  Make some for yourself, then post the recipe on the fridge, you’re going to want…

Moroccan Lemon and Cardamom Meatballs 3

Moroccan Lemon and Cardamom Meatballs

Moroccan Lemon and Cardamom Meatballs ~ I can’t imagine a more exciting dinner than a plate of these lemony cardamom spiced lamb meatballs nestled in creamy tahini sauce.  I have a feeling this is going to become your new…

Turkish Coffee Popsicles

Turkish Coffee Popsicles

Turkish Coffee Popsicles ~ the first time I had Turkish coffee I was hooked for life.  It’s dark, intense, and lightly spiced with cardamom…it’s a sort of pleasantly harsh experience that makes you feel grown up and worldly, kind…

New York Style Crumb Cake

Cardamom Crumb Cake

Cardamom Crumb Cake ~ this moist and pillowy New York style crumb cake takes coffee cake to a whole new level with the subtle warmth of cardamom. I grew up in a suburb just outside New York City, and…

Cardamom Affogato 1

Cardamom Affogato

Cardamom Affogato is the most casually elegant dessert I can think of, and who can resist a shot of steaming espresso poured over a dish of homemade cardamom ice cream? *This post was sponsored by Starbucks, thank you for…

Ottolenghi's Chicken with caramelized Onions and Cardamom Rice

Chicken with Caramelized Onion and Cardamom Rice

 Chicken with Caramelized Onion and Cardamom Rice is probably the most requested recipe in my house, this is a must-make! I will say right from the start that this meal is spectacular, very easy to make, and the rice…

Pistachio Cardamom Pound Cake

Pistachio Cardamom Pound Cake features a classic Middle Eastern flavor pairing — it’s an unusual and delicious cake perfect with coffee or tea. My last pistachio cardamom pairing was in a granola, and I’ve been plotting another way to…

Pistachio Cardamom Granola

Some of my favorite recipes start out as a burning desire to taste a simple combination of flavors.  Pistachio and cardamom are paired up in desserts from India to Greece, and all over the Middle East, where pistachio trees…

Cardamom Coffee Dirty Blondies

These sultry Cardamom Coffee Dirty Blondies are worlds away from your standard  blondie, with smokey undertones of espresso and the sensuous aroma of cardamom ~ but all that just makes them just a little more mysterious. But don’t worry,…

Roasted Cardamom and Coffee Pound Cake

Roasted Cardamom and Coffee Pound Cake ~ this unique pound cake is infused with the fragrant and exotic flavors of Turkish coffee ~ it’s perfect for breakfast, coffee breaks, afternoon tea, or dessert. The flavors of coffee and cardamom…

Cardamom Coffee Cake Muffins

Cardamom Coffee Cake is one of my all time favorite things ever.  It’s from the original Moosewood Cookbook, written by Mollie Katzen in 1977.  The hand lettering and hand drawn illustrations make it seem downright quaint next to today’s…