Breads

Breakfast Recipe: Cranberry Orange Muffins

Breakfast Recipe: Cranberry Orange Muffins

This go-to breakfast or brunch muffin recipe fits in well with the colors and flavors of fall. Fresh cranberries are often available in late summer and around Thanksgiving and freeze well for making this recipe any time of year.  Loosely adapted from The Williams-Sonoma Baking Book (Oxmoor House, 2009). […]

Bread Recipe: Apricot Nut Bread

Bread Recipe: Apricot Nut Bread

An appealing but not overly sweet bread suitable for breakfast, brunch, or a quick snack on the go. This quick bread, adapted from “The Redbook Cookbook, 1971 edition”, is delicious as is or especially yummy with softened or whipped cream cheese.  It’s often made a […]

Bread Recipe: Challah Bread

Bread Recipe: Challah Bread

Challah Bread is soft, rich and slightly sweet. It’s full, rounded “bread braid” loaf is lovely to look at, it has an appealing sheen, and unique crust that tastes delicious with a spread or butter, toasted or plain, or used as a sandwich bread, and […]

Brunch Recipe: Fluffy Lemon Poppyseed Muffins

Brunch Recipe: Fluffy Lemon Poppyseed Muffins

Lemon Poppyseed Muffins make for a quick breakfast to grab on the go, a lazy morning reading the paper or streaming movies in bed, or as a go-to brunch staple that can be made in advance. This recipe uses Greek Yogurt to make it extra […]

Brunch Recipe: Challah Bread French Toast

Brunch Recipe: Challah Bread French Toast

If there was ever a bread for making a hearty french toast that can stand up to the soaking stage and then being stuffed, it is Challah Bread. Challah Bread absorbs the egg and milk mixture like a champ, enabling a light, fluffy, and flavorful […]

Recipe: Blueberry Scones

Recipe: Blueberry Scones

Perfect for Tea time, breakfast, lazy Sundays, or brunch, Blueberry Scones hold just enough sweetness without being the gooey, sticky sweet of their Cinnamon bun counterparts. Serve with honey butter or plain. INGREDIENTS 2 cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 3/4 […]

Bread Recipe: Orange Cranberry Loaf

Bread Recipe: Orange Cranberry Loaf

A sweeter bread ideal for brunch or breakfast, this loaf can be served plain or lightly toasted and has a lovely citrus overtone without being tart or bitter. A few slices can make for a portable mid-morning snack or pre-gym carb.