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Chocolate Black Bean Truffle Cookies

Chocolate Black Bean Truffle Cookies

You expect to see them in a simmering pot of stew, a bulky burrito or a spicy rice dish. But black beans in your dessert? It’s a foreign – even shocking – concept. Don’t let dinner visions sway you from trying these rich, decadent, bean-based truffle ...
Orange-Pineapple Banana Bread

Orange-Pineapple Banana Bread

This is not your ordinary banana bread. Chunks of pineapple and mandarin oranges are added to this time-tested classic, creating a moist, dessert-like bread bursting with tropical deliciousness. Perfect for breakfast or brunch, this recipe is quick, ...
Pi Day Recipe: Jay’s Famous Pecan Pie

Pi Day Recipe: Jay’s Famous Pecan Pie

I love math and I really love pie. Usually these two things are unrelated, but once a year I get to celebrate both. In case you didn’t know, “Pi” (π) is the circumference of a circle divided by its diameter, a measurement that goes ...
No-Bake Blueberry-Cacao Pie

No-Bake Blueberry-Cacao Pie

Dear Summer: We really miss you. Love, Everyone. Since she won’t be replying any time soon, you might as well keep her around in spirit. This blueberry cake will bring you right back to those long, lazy days when the only ice around was in your glass ...
Chocolate Chip Almond Cookies

Chocolate Chip Almond Cookies

It’s easy to see why chocolate chip cookies are an indisputable crowd-pleaser. What’s more satisfying than warm, melting bits of chocolate oozing from sugary, buttery dough? This rendition of the classic recipe replaces ordinary white flour with nutr ...
Pumpkin Latte Nightcap

Pumpkin Latte Nightcap

Not everyone has a sweet tooth. Some people prefer savory over sweet. These types of dinner guests don’t usually eat dessert. But when they do, it’s served in a cup. Sure, you could serve a classic cup of steaming-hot coffee. Or, you could cap the ni ...
Peach-filled Vanilla Shortbread Cookies

Peach-filled Vanilla Shortbread Cookies

Even though they’re made with just a few basic ingredients, shortbread cookies are incredibly versatile. Certain small additions to your recipe can lead to a truly decadent dessert. This one combines fresh fruit and sweet preserves with a gluten- and ...