Desserts

Apple Pecan Cake

Breads & Quick Breads
Apple Pecan Cake

Nice texture to this cake and the bits of apple and pecans give it a homey, rustic feel.

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Cream Puff (Choux Pastry) Nibblers

Desserts
Cream Puff (Choux Pastry) Nibblers

What can be more sublime than a perfectly baked pastry shell, filled with the homemade vanilla pastry cream, and then drizzled with the richness of semi-sweet chocolate glaze?

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Apple Walnut Brownies (or are they Blondies?)

Cookie Jar
Apple Walnut Brownies

The top has an irresistible flaky crust like chocolate brownies have. It’s really almost like an apple cake!

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Mini Pumpkin Pie Cookies

Autumn
Mini Pumpkin Pie Cookies

Pumpkin Pie meets the sugar cookie. You won’t be able to stop at just one of these little bites! Mini pumpkin pies set in a sugar cookie crust and topped with the same sugary cookie goodness.

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Pumpkin Vanilla Yogurt Parfaits with Pumpkin Pecan Granola

Autumn
Pumpkin Vanilla Yogurt Parfaits with Pumpkin Pecan Granola

We’re layering healthy ingredients in this parfait with low fat vanilla yogurt, spiced pumpkin butter and pumpkin pecan granola. It’s a welcoming parfait for the season but can really be enjoyed any time of the year.

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Mini Pumpkin, Sage and Brown Butter Cakes

Autumn
Mini Pumpkin, Sage and Brown Butter Cakes

The sage compliments and slightly offsets the sometimes dominate pumpkin flavor, but still keeps a delicious balance in these little cakes.

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Baked Apple Chips and Pear Chips

Appetizers & Condiments
Baked Apple Chips and Pear Chips

For the chillier days ahead, here’s a small baking project that’s requires some time in the oven, but relatively little active time on your part – baked apple chips and pear chips.

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