Content tagged with “American”
Chocolate-Banana Dream Pie
A decadent chocolate filling topped with sliced bananas and homemade meringue is a beautiful ending to a celebratory...
Just-baked cookies are fashioned into flutes or cups, which can be filled with ice cream, sorbet, mousse or fresh fruit.
Fennel & Rice Soup
A triple shot of fennel—fresh fennel, fennel fronds and fennel seed—infuse this simple soup with rich flavor. Serve...
Pureed prunes stand in for some of the fat in these carrot cupcakes.
Date & Walnut Cake
Like many Greek and Middle Eastern sweets, this date-walnut cake is infused with a honey syrup. Semolina flour makes it...
The filling for this Thanksgiving standard is rich, dark and spicy, yet it has a fresher flavor—and less fat—than...
Moravian Spice Cookies
The Moravian Settlement in Old Salem, North Carolina, is famous for its tins of crisp, spicy wafers very similar to...
Peanut Butter Cookies
A healthier version of an old favorite, these peanut butter cookies have much less saturated fat than the original.
Tropical Fruit Bars
Chewy pineapple and papaya, tart lime and sweet coconut combine in an exotic fruit bar.
Golden, moist and tender with a cakelike texture, these orange-raisin scones are the perfect excuse for a coffee or tea...
Pumpkin & Cranberry Bread
Cornmeal gives this moist quick bread a subtle crunch. Pumpkin puree and dried cranberries make it particularly festive.
Watercress & Mint Sauce
Fresh watercress and mint combine in this beautiful and quick sauce. Make it just before serving, as the herbs lose...
Marinating stronger flavored fish like trout in buttermilk eliminates some of the fishy flavors. A quick turn in...
For a good supply of lunchbox treats, make a double batch of these apple-walnut bars and freeze individual bars wrapped...
Apple Cider Granita
Fresh apple cider and apple brandy make a simple granita that's the perfect ending to a fall meal.