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Cranberry Orange Shortbread Cookies

Ingredients1/2 cup dried cranberries Craisins¾ cups sugar divided2½ cups all purpose flour – spooned and leveled not scooped1 cup butter cubed (and cold)1 tsp almond extractzest of 1 orange1 to 2 tbsp of fresh orange juice optionaladditional sugar to coat cookies before baking if desired InstructionsLine a baking sheet with parchment paper and set aside.Combine […]

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PISTACHIO CHEESECAKE BARS

INGREDIENTS Pistachio Crust:1½ cups graham cracker crumbs1/2 cup shelled pistachios, finely chopped1/4 cup granulated sugar1/2 cup unsalted butter, meltedFor the Pistachio Cheesecake Filling: 24 oz (3 blocks) cream cheese, softened1 cup granulated sugar1 tsp vanilla extract1/4 cup sour cream3 large eggs1/2 cup shelled pistachios, finely choppedGreen food coloring (optional)For the Pistachio Cream Topping: 1 cup […]

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Garlic Butter Steak and Potatoes

Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds sirloin steak, cut into bite-sized pieces1 1/2 pounds baby potatoes, halved4 tablespoons olive oil, divided6 cloves garlic, minced4 tablespoons unsalted butter, divided1 teaspoon dried thyme1 teaspoon dried rosemary1 teaspoon dried oreganoSalt and pepper to tasteFresh parsley, chopped for garnish Directions: Preheat your oven to 400°F (200°C). In a large bowl, toss […]

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Authentic Beef Enchiladas Recipe

Ingredients:1 pound ground beef1 small onion, finely chopped2 cloves garlic, minced1 teaspoon ground cumin1 teaspoon chili powder1/2 teaspoon dried oreganoSalt and pepper to taste1 (10 oz) can red enchilada sauce1 (4 oz) can diced green chilies8-10 corn tortillas2 cups shredded cheddar cheeseOptional toppings: chopped fresh cilantro, diced tomatoes, sliced black olives, sour creamDirections: Preheat your […]

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Cream Cheese Banana Bread

Cream Cheese Banana Bread 🍌 It’s moist, flavorful, and features a delicious cream cheese swirl that elevates it to the next level. Perfect for breakfast, a snack, or anytime you crave a sweet and satisfying treat! Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened 3/4 […]

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Juicy Peach Raspberry Cake

Ingredients:1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour1 teaspoon baking powder1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/4 teaspoon salt1/2 cup unsalted butter, softened3/4 cup granulated sugar2 large eggs1 teaspoon vanilla extract1/2 cup sour cream1/4 cup milk1 cup fresh peaches, peeled and diced1 cup fresh raspberries1/2 cup powdered sugar2 tablespoons lemon juiceFresh raspberries and mint leaves for garnishDirections: Preheat your oven to […]

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EAZY SOFT BREAD

INGREDIENTS 4 cups of flour (480 g)1 cup of yogurt (220 g)3/4 cup of water (200 ml)1 pack of baking powder (10 g)1 teaspoon of salt (8 g)1 tablespoon of vegetable oil (15 ml) Mix all the ingredients and make a dough. Make balls & Roll the dough using oil or dry flour. Make it […]

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LEMON CURD THUMBPRINT COOKIES

INGREDIENTS For the cookie dough:1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature⅔ cup granulated sugar½ teaspoon vanilla bean paste, or pure vanilla extractJuice of ½ fresh limeZest of 1 small limeDash of salt2 cups plus 2 tablespoons unbleached all-purpose flour½ – ⅔ cup lemon curd For the glaze:1 cup powdered sugarJuice of ½ fresh lime INSTRUCTIONS Prepare […]