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Nuts

sliced Nutcracker Bark on a marble slab

Easy Nutcracker Bark (with printable recipe tags!)

Easy Nutcracker Bark ~ crunchy, salty mixed nuts enrobed in lots of dark chocolate.  Who wouldn’t want some of that?  Nobody, that’s who.  And I’ve even included downloadable recipe gift tags so you can share with your bestest friends.…

a log of Hazelnut Sandies cookie dough, sliced

Hazelnut Sandies

Hazelnut Sandies ~ I love the toasted nutty flavor, I love the buttery shortbread texture, and I love that little sandy finish from the sugar coating.  This is my kind of cookie!…

Za'atar Spiced Cashews make the perfect holiday starter!

Za’atar Roasted Cashews

Za’atar Roasted Cashews is a super simple crowd pleasing appetizer that brings together the exotic flavors of the Middle East, and comes together in no time! Nuts and the holidays have always gone hand in hand in my family. …

Bittersweet chocolate peanut clusters

Spanish Peanut Clusters

Spanish Peanut Clusters are the easiest homemade chocolate candy ever, and everyone goes ‘nuts’ for them! Happy Halloween everyone!  it’s going to be a slow one here, my husband has to be somewhere for work and my daughter is…

Blonde Chocolate Macadamia Bark

This unique Blonde Chocolate Macadamia Bark is a completely new concept in chocolate!  White chocolate is slowly ‘toasted’ in the oven to a rich caramel, and the flavor is amazing.  Add macadamia nuts and you’ve got a spectacular and…

Whole Grain Pasta with Pistachio Pesto

Whole Grain Pasta with Pistachio Pesto ~ this unique pasta has such great flavor and crunch, and makes an incredibly delicious and healthy meatless meal. This is my kind of pasta.  If I were living all alone I’d eat…

Jamaican Jerk Spiced Nuts in a wooden bowl

Jamaican Jerk Spiced Nuts

Jamaican Jerk Spiced Nuts is a fun and festive appetizer with a intriguing combination of flavors ~ and it’s so easy to make!  These zesty mixed nuts are the perfect starter for any party.…

Baked Goat Cheese

Baked Goat Cheese ~ who could resist these little patties of baked goat cheese, fresh from the oven, oozing under a sizzling crust of nuts and herbs?  They make a lovely appetizer or light lunch salad on top of…

Roasted Pecan Butter

Roasted Pecan Butter is absolutely dreamy, and so easy to make, all you need are pecans and a little salt! My sister has been toying with the idea of going vegan, and the other day she was raving about…

Dark Chocolate Walnut Cake

This Dark Chocolate Walnut Cake has a sophisticated European vibe with ground walnuts and dark chocolate, it’s moist, not too sweet, and super delicious! I have a definite contrary streak in me, a tendency to go against the grain,…