I don’t always follow recipes in my everyday cooking but when I run across one that I love I’ll add it to the list. Feel free to share your favorites with me as well; I’m always looking to try something new!
Santa’s Salt and Pepper Butterscotch-Pine Nut Cookies –These won ABC’s The
Chew Cookie Swap competition (2011) and I had to try them. These are my favorite cookies!! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!
Layered Peppermint Cheesecake – From Dec. 2011 Southern Living. This was a hit at our Thanksgiving dinner.
Date Walnut Pesto – a true cleaning out the fridge original concoction1 1/2 cups pitted dates 1 cup Walnut pieces 1 teaspoon crushed garlic 1-2 tablespoons olive oil Salt & Pepper (to taste) Combine ingredients in a food processor and pulse until desired texture. Feel free to adjust quantities to get the best mix for your taste and desired consistency. This makes a great side item for a cheese plate and is also a great stuffing for pork.