Tuesdays with Dorie: Maple Star Anise Cookies

So, I’m not a star anise fan and don’t keep it in the house. I skipped the star anise and upped the cinnamon and ginger in these a bit. They were so good! My husband thought they were fancy snickerdoodles- hahahaha. Perfect fall spice cookie that matches the weather around here perfectly! Everyone here is…

Tuesdays with Dorie: Pumpkin Whoopie Pies with Dulche de Leche

I’m going to be honest- I thought we had marshmallow fluff and I thought we had condensed milk. Turns out I was wrong on both accounts but I did have plenty of fresh cranberries! So the filling is a thick cream cheese icing. These are pretty much heaven- pumpkin spice, cranberry and cream cheese- who…

CakeSliceBakers: Tarte Aux Pommes

We loved this! I added cinnamon to the apple filling, and golden raisins, used an apple butter glaze on top instead of apricot and served it with homemade ice cream and caramel sauce. I’ve made plenty of tart doughs over time, but I do have to say that I REALLY liked the recipe from World…