Tag: new years

Chocolate Salted Caramel Pot De Creme

Did you know that January 5th is National Whipped Cream day? Yeah, me either. But in honor of all things light, fluffy and whipped, I thought it was the perfect day to share a chocolate salted caramel pot de creme recipe with you since it comes topped with homemade whipped […]

Improv Challenge: Slow Cooker Wassail

A local winery has tasting every Sunday afternoon and last year two friends and I went a few times to try out their different wines. During one of the visits, we tasted wassail which was explained to us as a spiced red wine. The second we tasted it, everyone said […]

#Fifteen Cheescakes: Cherry Cheesecake Bites

Camilla, the host of Group B for the Secret Recipe Club, and the mastermind behind Culinary Adventures with Camilla recently asked if 15 bloggers were interested in making a cheesecake for her 15th wedding anniversary. Instead of the traditional wedding cake route, she and her husband opted for cheesecake. Not […]

Frozen Wine Soaked Sugared Grapes

I saw an image on Pinterest for frozen grapes coated in sugar. Looking into it a bit further, I found that they were first soaked in wine. How simple. How genius! My family has a bit of a thing with soaking ingredients in alcohol. For my bridal shower my aunt […]

2015 New Years Resolutions

I’m not very big on making new years resolutions because like most people, I typically don’t end up following them. However, I’ve decided that I’m going to share my plans for the new year here in hopes that you’ll want to hold me accountable. Last spring I participated in a […]

Mini Cheese Ball Bites

I am always looking for new appetizers that I can serve around the holidays. I wanted a lot of simple and easy recipes to make this Thanksgiving because I actually wanted to remember the holiday instead of rushing around like a crazy person. This year, by far, was the most […]

Mini Tomato-Parmesan Tarts

Are you hosting or attending a New Years eve party tomorrow? If so, or actually even if you just want a delicious snack, I highly recommend this recipe. I first made these tarts earlier in the month when Tom’s family came for Christmas dinner. They were SO easy to make […]

Limoncello Gelee

Back in April, I made limoncello as part of my 28 Recipes before my 28th Birthday. Of course, after making the limoncello I realized I had absolutely no idea what in the world I could do with it. Then right before the holidays I was looking around on Pinterest and […]

Caramel Grapes

I am a big fan of caramel apples, but I can’t bite directly into them and can only eat them with the assistance of a sharp knife. I think that takes away a bit of the fun of eating a caramel apple, so when I saw these grapes I figured […]