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Irish Coffee Cupcakes

15 Jun

irish coffee cupcakes

Recipe from Bourbon and Boots

This recipe is NOT dairy free.

Chocolate Cake Ingredients:

  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups sugar
  • ½ cup unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 ½ teaspoons baking soda
  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup freshly brewed coffee
  • ½ cup buttermilk (1/2 cup any milk (soy, almond, 2%, etc. and 1 tsp white vinegar. Let sit for 20 minutes)
  • ½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 eggs
  • Irish whiskey (for sprinkling over baked cupcakes)

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Hamentashen

14 Mar

Recipe from http://www.jewishgiftplace.com/blog/best-hamentashen-recipe-in-new-york-dough-filling/

2/3 C. Margarine
1/2 C. Sugar
1 egg
3 T. Water
1 tsp vanilla extract
2 C. Flour
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Apple Crisp

29 Jan

Recipe from http://allrecipes.com/recipe/apple-crisp-ii/

  • 10 cups all-purpose apples, peeled, cored and sliced
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 cup quick-cooking oats
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted

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Almond Noodle Kugel

24 Dec
Recipe from allrecipes.com with improvisation
  • 1 (16 ounce) package wide egg noodles cooked
  • 4 eggs
  • 1/4 cup melted butter, divided
  • 1 cup brown sugar, divided
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 1/2 cup slivered almonds

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Dairy-Free Pumpkin Pie

23 Nov

Dairy-Free, Soy-Free, Nut-Free Pumpkin Pie Recipe from godairyfree.org:

  • 1/2 Cup Brown Sugar, firmly packed
  • 1/4 Cup White Sugar
  • 1 Teaspoon Ground Cinnamon
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Ground Ginger
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Ground Nutmeg or Allspice
  • 1/4 Teaspoon Ground Cloves
  • 1/2 Teaspoon Salt
  • 2 Large Eggs
  • 1 15-ounce Can Pumpkin Puree
  • 1 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract
  • 1 Cup Regular Coconut Milk
  • 1 Unbaked Pie Shell  (see below for my regular or whole wheat easy and flaky pie crust recipe, for the popular Pamela’s gluten-free pie crust recipe, or for another gluten-free option, try this recipe, substituting soy-free Earth Balance for the butter)

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Walnut Brownies

21 Nov

Trusty Pillsbury boxed brownies with added walnuts.

I’m not one to make brownies out of a box, but a coworker has been asking for walnut brownies for weeks and they just weren’t on my top things to bake list this month.

Next time I’ll make REAL brownies. These are just not moist enough.