Pecan Torte with Bourbon Whipped Cream

This almost flourless pecan torte is rich with pecans, eggs, and sugar. On top is a dollop of bourbon-spiked whipped cream. The torte is great with coffee.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
Welsh Cakes Recipe

Welsh Cakes

The size of English muffins, these Welsh cakes are dense, slightly sweet, and packed with golden raisins. They’re perfect for breakfast or served with tea.

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  • 50 M
  • 50 M
  • 0
Chocolate Macaroon Pies

Chocolate-Coconut Macaroon Pies

These little cups of toasted coconut, full of creamy dark chocolate, are like chocolate-dipped macaroons in reverse: lots of chocolate and a little coconut.

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  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 18

Sponge Cake with Rich Lemon Filling

This foolproof sponge cake is from Cook’s Illustrated. Besides being easy to make, it’s filled with a rich lemon filling and dusted with powder sugar.

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  • 50 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 0
New World Kitchen by Norman Van Aken

Stuffed Savory Plantain Pinwheels

Thin slices of sauteed plantains, a type of banana, are spread with a fiery mixture of hot peppers and pork, rolled up like a pinwheel and roasted in the oven.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 0
Root Vegetable Stew with Cumin, Coriander, and Millet Recipe

Root Vegetable Stew with Cumin, Coriander, and Millet

This stew of carrots, turnips, parsnips, onion, flavored with plenty of spices, is a vegetarian’s dream recipe but satisfies even the biggest carnivore.

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  • 1 H
  • 3 H
  • 5
Pissaladiere Recipe

Pissaladière

The full-flavored saltiness of anchovies and the earthy meatiness of oil-packed black olives play off the carmel sweetness of onions in this famous French tart.

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  • 45 M
  • 2 H, 20 M
  • 0
Pumpkin Soup with Curried Pumpkin Seeds

Pumpkin Soup with Curried Pumpkin Seeds

A purée of pumpkin soup, enriched with chicken stock and leeks, is topped with crunchy pumpkin seeds seasoned with curry, cayenne pepper, and turmeric.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 0
Beet Soup with Goose Stock Recipe

Beet Soup with Goose Stock

This is a high north version of the Russian soup, borscht. Goose or turkey stock tempers the sweetness of the beets, as do the chili powder and lemon juice.

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  • 45 M
  • 3 H
  • 0
Gujarati Mango Soup Recipe

Gujarati Mango Soup

This sweet, sour, and hot, soup gets its flavor from mangoes, chile peppers, yogurt, curry leaves, and spices like turmeric, cumin, and coriander.

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  • 40 M
  • 1 H, 10 M
  • 0
The New American Chef by Andrew Dornenburg and Karen Page

Gazpacho

Fresh, ripe tomatoes, green peppers, cucumber, garlic, bread, oliver oil, and vinegar come together in this classic Spanish soup.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 0
Little Foods of the Mediterranean by Clifford Wright

Tabbouleh

Made with lots of herbs and only a bit of bulgur, this tabbouleh is dominated in a good way by parsley, mint, tomatoes, and onions.

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  • 25 M
  • 4 H, 35 M
  • 0
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