The Gourmet Cookie Book

Candied Orange Peel

Serve this candied orange peel on its own, toss it in granulated sugar after it dries for a festive look, or dip it in melted chocolate.

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  • 50 M
  • 12 H, 50 M
  • 0
Pork Sausage with Roasted Grapes

Sweet Pork Sausages with Roasted Grapes

A decidedly Umbrian dish in which pork sausages and plump grapes are coaxed to tender goodness and jammy sweetness, respectively. You’re welcome.

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  • 10 M
  • 35 M
  • 2
Cranberry Sorbet

Cranberry Sorbet

This pretty little number is sweet and tart and sassy enough to hold its own against all manner of menus, whether holiday or more humdrum.

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  • 10 M
  • 45 M
  • 18
Gluten-Free Banana Bread

Gluten-Free Banana Bread

All the usual suspects—butter, sugar, eggs, nuts, and, natch, bananas–are here, save for gluten. Honestly? We were so tempted by the loaf’s taste and texture, we didn’t even miss it.

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  • 10 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 43
The Essential New York Times Cookbook

Purple Plum Torte

Say hello to the most requested recipe of the New York Times. This plum torte by Marian Burros appeared in the food section a total of twelve times. Translation: a real winner.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 26
Apple and White Cheddar Scones

Apple and White Cheddar Scones

These sweetly savory scones are insurgents of sorts, playing loose and fancy-free with the flavor of a slab of Cheddar atop everyone’s favorite pie.

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  • 15 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 6
Figs and Burrata Cheese Recipe

Torn Figs and Burrata Cheese

This little moment of lusciousness takes all of minutes to toss together. Just tear the figs, rip the cheese, and drizzle with oil. Badda bing.

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  • 20 M
  • 35 M
  • 5
Drunken Apple Cake Recipe

Drunken Apple Cake | Kuchen Borracho

A boozy keeper of a cake, this recipe takes its title from a shot of rum, its compelling taste from ample butter, eggs, and cream, and its inimitable texture from layer after layer of apples.

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  • 30 M
  • 2 H
  • 81
Bachelor's Jam Recipe

Bachelor’s Jam

This boozy mix of in-season fruits steeped in sugar and liquor makes a really swell holiday gift. Who wouldn’t love that?

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  • 30 M
  • 4
Apple Sorbet Recipe

Apple Sorbet with Ginger

Pretty in pink is this lovely sorbet, thanks to the inclusion of the entire apple, blush red peel included, as well as a little Geürztraminer for sweet sophistication.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H, 45 M
  • 2
Tacos

Mango-Banana Salsa

A mango banana salsa recipe? It may sound odd, but with its mix of fruit, chiles, and onions, it’s sublime with fish tacos, chicken, even tortilla chips.

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  • 25 M
  • 25 M
  • 0
Blackberry Apple Brown Betty

Blackberry and Apple Brown Betty

We don’t know who this Betty person is, but her brown Betty recipe is just the sort of sassy, sweet-tart dessert that’s perfect for early autumn.

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  • 20 M
  • 30 M
  • 10
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