Ghostly Halloween Meringues

Ghostly Halloween Meringues

These—eek!—meringue ghosts couldn’t be any easier. Beat egg whites and sugar until satiny and stiff, create some blobs, and bake. See? Not so scary after all.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
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Gingerbread Cupcakes with Cardamom Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

Gingerbread Cupcakes with Cardamom Cream Cheese Frosting

Gingerbread cupcakes are swirled with a cardamom cream cheese frosting. The gingerbread cupcakes are great for kids. Spread the frosting on everything.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
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Catalan Cream Custard Recipe

Catalan Custard | Crèma Catalana

This Spanish custard, called crema, is rich, creamy, and simple to make. The custard is made with milk and cream, so it’s lighter. Serve the crema warm.

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  • 35 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Sweet Potato, Golden Raisin, and Cranberry Strudel Recipe

Sweet Potato, Golden Raisin, and Cranberry Strudel

This strudel, filled with sweet potato, raisins, and cranberry, is a great lunch or side. Phyllo makes the strudel a cinch to make. Serve the strudel warm.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 2
In Winter We Ate Pears

Almond Butter Cookies with Anise

These almond butter cookies are delicate with hints of butter, almond, anise. The cookies can be dropped or piped. Serve the almond cookies with red wine.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 0
Portuguese Sweet Lemon and Black Olive Wafers by

Portuguese Sweet Lemon and Black Olive Cookies

We think these conversation-starting cookies defy the laws of physics. We think you’ll agree when you experience what big flavors they flaunt for something so thin.

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  • 20 M
  • 50 M
  • 15
Ginger Pear and Raspberry Pandowdy Recipe

Gingered Pear and Raspberry Pandowdy

This pandowdy is bulging with ginger-scented pears and raspberries. The buttery pandowdy crust is a nice foil to the pear-raspberry filling. Make ahead.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 1
Fig and Mixed-Color Raspberry Crumble Recipe

Fig and Mixed-Color Raspberry Crumble

This fig and raspberry crumble is perfect for a fall dinner. The figs and raspberries are flash-broiled to hold their shape and color. A favorite crumble.

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  • 30 M
  • 35 M
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Apple Crisp with Brandy-Soaked Currants Recipe

Apple Crisp with Brandy-Soaked Currants

Apples and brandy-soaked currants fill this autumn crisp. The apple softens while the currants lend a depth of flavor. The crisp topping stays, well, crisp.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
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Semolina-Olive Oil Cake Recipe

Semolina-Olive Oil Cake with Drunken Grapes

This semolina-olive oil cake is a rustic cake with a moist texture, thanks to the semolina, olive oil, and wine-grape syrup. The cake can be made ahead.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
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Jewish Cooking in America

North Shore Chicago Hadassah’s Lick-Your-Fingers Kugel

This noodle kugel is an adaptation of the Jewish recipe. The kugel, filled with eggy sugary noodles, is baked until praline-like. A Rosh Hashanah recipe.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
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Jewish Cooking in America by Joan Nathan

Crustless Apple Crumb Cake

Layers of apples are tossed in a baking dish, covered with a cinnamon-scented crumb mixture, then drizzled with orange juice. A perfect cake for Passover.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H
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