Ice Cream History

  Legends and Myths of Ices and Ice Cream History     Generally speaking, a fictional story or an incredible tale, in lieu of evidence, that is passed from one … Continued

Highclere Castle

‘At Home At Highclere – Entertaining At The Real Downton Abbey’ – Exclusive Book Preview

‘At Home at Highclere – Entertaining at THE REAL DOWNTON ABBEY’ by The Countess of Carnarvon Many of us are still yearning for more episodes of our beloved Downton Abbey. … Continued

20-Layer Crepe Cake

20-Layer Crepe Cake Recipe

Mille Feuille Crepe Cake or 20-Layer Crepe Cake What is a Mille Feuille Crepe Cake or 20-Layer Crepe Cake?  It is a decadent and elegant classic French no-bake cake consisting … Continued

Absolute Best Chocolate Chip Cookie

Absolute Best Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

These are the Absolute Best Chocolate Chip Cookies!  The addition of powdered rolled oats makes these exceptional chocolate chip cookies.  This will definitely become your favorite Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe! … Continued

After Dinner Mint Cookies

After Dinner Mint Cookies Recipe

After Dinner Mint Cookies are delicious cookies that will definitely satisfy your craving for both chocolate and mint!  Chocolate and mint together always are a good thing.  A delicious twist … Continued

Afternoon Tea From The Garden

Afternoon Tea From the Garden – Menu

 Afternoon Tea From the Garden – Menu Excerpt from AFTERNOON TEA – TIPS, TERMS and TRADITIONS by Ellen Easton ©2006-2012 – All Rights Reserved     A traditional garden afternoon … Continued

Akutaq – Eskimo Ice Cream History and Recipes

The native people (Indigenous People) of Alaska have a distinct version of ice cream called Akutaq (also known as Eskimo Ice Cream).  It is not creamy ice cream as we … Continued

Alfajores Cookie

Alfajore Cookie Recipe – Dulce de Leche Cookie

 Alfajores Cookies are a specialty of Spain and Latin America with each region or even country having their own loved version.  Alfajores Cookies consist of two shortbread biscuit cookies that … Continued

Alfajore Jam Cookies

Alfajores Jam Cookies Recipe

Alfajores Jam Cookies are a specialty of Spain and Latin America with each region or even country having their own loved version.  Alfajores consist of two shortbread biscuit cookies that … Continued

Almond Honey Pound Cake

Almond Honey Pound Cake Recipe

Almond Honey Pound Cake will definitely delight your family and guests.  Are you looking for the best poundcake recipe ever?  Well, I have it for you!  The Lavender Glaze really … Continued

Almond Roca Candy

Almond Roca Candy Recipe

Almond Roca Candy recipe was slightly adapted from the classic 1950’s Betty Crocker recipe.  Why mess with a good thing?   Homemade Almond Roca Candy is my daughter’s favorite candy … Continued

Amaretto Strawberries Recipe

Amaretto Strawberries Recipe

  Amaretto Strawberries Recipe – What could be simpler than this Amaretto Strawberries recipe – you could call these strawberries a boozy dessert!  So simple, stunning, and what a treat. … Continued

Ambrosia Macaroon Cookies

Ambrosia Macaroon Cookies Recipe

Ambrosia Macaroon Cookies are a new and delicious twist to the traditional festive Southern Christmas cookie.  These cookies are a traditional quintessential cookies baked in most southern kitchens during the Christmas … Continued

Angel Food Cake History

Angel Food Cake History

  Angel Food cake is thought to be a takeoff of the Sponge Cake, Cornstarch Cake, Silver Cake, and/or Snow-drift Cake.  There are several theories on who originated this Angel … Continued

Aplets and Cotlets

Aplets and Cotlets Recipe

Aplets and Cotlets are a delicious Northwest candy that are made with gelatin, walnuts, and apples.  Aplets and Cotlets candies are considered a Northwest delicacy.  This is my version of … Continued