Tag Archives: ALMOND

PEAR AND BRIE GALETTE

Did you receive a gift of pears this year?  Well, I have the perfect recipe for them!  This is really quite easy and believe me, it’s so delicious!  I hope you enjoy it as much as I did! 1 rolled-out … Continue reading

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FIG ALMOND TART (Individual)

2 package refrigerated pie crust (1 package if making one tart) 1 T sugar 3 1/2 ounces almond paste, at room temperature, cut into 1/2 inch pieces (1/2 log) 1/3 C mascarpone cheese, at room temperature 1 tsp. vanilla extract … Continue reading

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CHOCOLATE-ALMOND TORTA

12 oz. dark chocolate, mildly sweet 1 C unsalted butter (2 sticks) 1/4 C cocoa powder 1 T almond extract 1 1/4 C granulated sugar 1  3/4 C ground blanched and toasted almonds  (I recommend buying the almonds already blanched) … Continue reading

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DEEP DISH PUMPKIN PIE WITH ALMOND AMARETTO GLAZE

Ready to make something a little different for Thanksgiving, here it is!  My spin on a traditional Pumpkin Pie! 4 eggs 2 cups (about 1 1/2 jars) Muirhead Pumpkin Butter (order from Williams-Sonoma) 2 cups evaporated milk One 9 inch … Continue reading

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APRICOT, RAISIN, & ALMOND CHICKEN

This is a classic, delicious recipe that has many variations.  I’ve added some ingredients that give it a sweet crunch and added flavor! 1 whole chicken cut-up, I prefer skinless, bone-in     (*Option: I like to cut the breast … Continue reading

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