Harry Potter Halloween Party! Part 3

Butter Beer Bread Puddnig

Part 3 of our Harry Potter Halloween Party culminates with a sweet treat!  Our Butter Beer Bread Pudding balances out our Pretzel-Rod Wands and Chinese Fireballs with a sweet butterscotch sauce and a cinnamony nutmeg custardy bread pudding.  These mini bread puddings are a perfect single serve size.  You’ll feel like you’re at the Leaky… 

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Candied Walnut and Warm Brie Salad

Candied Walnut and Warm Brie Salad

I have another confession to make.  I totally geek out about salads with fruit and candied nuts.  The only explanation for this strange behavior that I can offer is that the salads are SO GOOD!   And by that, I mean TASTY, DELICIOUS, and NUTRITIOUS!  Who WOULDN’T geek out about that?  Ok, maybe it IS… 

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Spiced Apple Pancakes

Spiced Apple Pancakes

Fall is in the air, literally the cool breezes and figuratively in the pumpkin everything that always invades the stores and pinterest this time of year.  We might as well jump on the bandwagon (because we want to be part of the “in crowd”) too.  Thus, I present Spiced Apple Pancakes.   To be honest, fall… 

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Dark Chocolate, Ginger, and Pepita Bark

Dark Chocolate Ginger Bark

I am so excited to share this recipe!  It’s chocolaty, it’s spicy, it’s crunchy, and its a little salty.  The sweet and spicy ginger does a great job of balancing the bitterness of the dark chocolate, and the the pepitas add a nice textural crunch.  You can find pepitas and crystallized ginger in the bulk… 

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Southwestern Style Meatloaf

Meatloaf

Guys, I dig meatloaf.  I know that there are some people out there who don’t like it, but that confuses me.  It’s like a giant meatball.  Meatloaf is a way to take a simple ingredient (I’m looking at you, ground meat) and make it something so much more.  I like meatloaf so much that I’ve… 

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Green Tea Ice Cream

Green Tea Ice Cream

The first time I had ever heard of “Green Tea Ice Cream” was when I was in college, not SO long ago.  I thought it was a really strange concept.  Because Green Tea is…not sweet at all!  At least not on my watch. A local, and trendy, ice cream place was selling the flavor.  Well,… 

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