Author: Taste of Home
Release Date: 2009-09-17
This keepsake book of cookie recipes from Taste of Home contains over 600 delights-from simple chip-filled drop cookies and gooey, jam-packed sandwiches to fudgy brownies and delicate buttery shortbreads. Take a look inside and you'll find: * More than 600 cookies for every occasion, from after-school snacks and charity bake sales to holiday cookie platters and charming hostess gifts * Twelve chapters devoted to different cookies, including shortcut cookies, big batch treats, Christmas favorites, and more * Extra recipes for brownies and bars * A chapter dedicated to "big batch baking," perfect for classroom treats and potlucks * Handy how-to tips and a resourceful guide to the art of cookie-making * Hundreds of mouth-watering photos All recipes have been tested by Taste of Home Test Kitchen home economists, so you're guaranteed a great cookie every single time you make it! REVIEW AUTHORBIO Launched in 1993, Taste of Home is the most popular recipe magazine in the world, with nearly 4 million paid subscribers. The delectable, practical recipes-more than 75 in each issue-are family favorites contributed by Taste of Home readers. The dishes, all beautifully photographed, capture special flavors of the season and are made with ingredients that home cooks are likely to have on hand or can readily find at a local supermarket. New recipe contests are announced every issue, and readers are encouraged to send their best recipes for Taste of Home's regular features, like "A Complete Meal in a Matter of Minutes," "Cooking for One or Two," "My Mom's Best Meal," "Super Snacks & Appetizers," and "Just Desserts." The magazine's unique staff of field editors is made up of more than 1,000 experienced home cooks located in each state and Canadian province, who regularly share recipes, well-liked menus and kitchen tips. Taste of Home is published six times a year and has three sister magazines, Simple & Delicious, Cooking for 2, and Healthy Cooking.
Author: Taste of Home
Release Date: 2013-12-03
Let Taste of Home help you plan your holiday parties and menus with this idea-packed cookbook. There are wonderful appetizers and beverages, company-worthy entrees, delectable breads, an array of sides and best of all dazzling, divine sweets—cookies, candies, cakes, pies and more. Included is classic fare, as well as updated twists on old-time favorites. CHAPTERS Intro Festive Appetizers & Beverages Holiday Parties Joyful Brunches Christmas Dinner Menus Merry Entrees Jolly Sides Glorious Breads Yuletide Cookies Heavenly Desserts Candy Sampler Special Gifts of Food Thanksgiving Gathering Indexes Recipes Caramel Cashew Clusters Chocolate Hazelnut Truffles Apple Cider-Glazed Ham Cheese-Topped Roasted Vegetables Colorful Gazpacho Salad Herb-Crusted Prime Rib Old English Trifle Raspberry Lemon Cake Yorkshire Pudding with Bacon and Sage Asiago Chicken Spread Calzone Pinwheels Cherry-Brandy Baked Brie Hot Spiced Wine Shrimp Wrapped in Bacon Warm Pomegranate Punch Cranberry-Chocolate Chip Cookie Mix Orange Pear Jam Cracked Pepper Cheddar Muffins Rustic Pumpkin Bread Almond Pistachio Baklava Caramel Apple Cheesecake Frozen Peppermint Delight Holiday Walnut Torte Au Gratin Potatoes ’n’ Leeks Carrot Cake Doughnuts Overnight Raisin French Toast Golden Roasted Turkey Maple-Oat Dinner Rolls Sausage Raisin Dressing Brown Sugar Cutouts Cherry Kisses Cranberry Shortbread Bars Dark Chocolate Butterscotch Brownies Raspberry Sandwich Spritz 7 WINTER PARTIES The seven winter parties will be organized into 7 themes, with menus and holiday entertaining ideas (e.g. A snowflake invitation) for each. Festive Open House During the busy holiday season, it can be challenging to pick a time and date to get-together with all you friends. An open house allows people to stop by during the day when it’s convenient for them. Let your open house go for 4 to 6 hours and you're sure to enjoy a casual time. Recipes include Roast Beef and Pear Crostini, Apricot Chicken Wings, Grape Juice Sparkler, and Warm Spiced Nuts. Cocktail Party Bring on the bubbly! A spirited evening of festive cocktails and bite-size appetizers awaits. Set up the bar with cranberry mixers and deck the buffet with shrimp and crostini, it’s time to mingle and be jolly with old friends and new. Recipes include Fast Coconut Shrimp, Goat Cheese-Pesto Crostini, Bubbly Cranberry Mixer, and Orange Razzletini. After-Caroling Warm-Up Welcome friends and family inside for a post-caroling meal. This make-ahead feast will be ready to greet you from the cold. Recipes include slow-cooked Round-Up Chili, slow-cooked Tuscan Pork Stew, Rosemary Garlic Focaccia, and Truffle Hot Chocolate Holiday Movie Night Coming to a living room near you, Miracle on 34th Street, A Christmas Story, and more. Gather the gang, pass the pizza and cuddle up with a batch of chocolaty fudge cups for screenings of your favorite holiday classics. Recipes include: Pizza Rusticana, Tijuana Tidbits, and Coconut-Almond Fudge Cups. Tea Party No matter how cold it is outside, a hot cup of Chai or a tangy cranberry tea makes it easy to enjoy the warmth of the season. Guests will be served platters of tea sandwiches and petite pastries, as well as poppy seed scones and Vienna Triangles to add a traditional touch to a memorable and merry tea party. Recipes include Vanilla Chai Tea, Petite Apricot Pastries, and Turkey, Gouda & Apple Tea Sandwiches. Let It Snow Celebration If the flurry of holiday duties has you flustered, and the snow’s a fallin’, call up some friends for an afternoon of skiing, sledding, snowshoeing and ice skating. Afterwards, warm your bellies with some hearty fare. Recipes include Shredded Pork Sandwiches, Slow-Cooked Applesauce, and Snowmen Cookies. Lunch with Friends Let’s do lunch! Because there's no better time to show your appreciation for your closet chums than during the holiday season. You can offer a delicious soup, salad and sandwich with a sophisticated holiday twist. Recipes include: Roasted Red Pepper Bisque, Spinach Festival Salad, and Grilled Cheese Supreme.
Author: Editors at Taste of Home
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2015-09-29
You can't beat the aroma of freshly baked cookies--or the flavor! With Taste of Home Cookies, Bars & More, you'll discover 201 delectable treats perfect for everything from snack time to special occassions. From frosted sugar cookies to buttery spirtz and from spiced gingersnaps to chocolate chip classics, your cookie jar will be overflowing with goodies in no time. Peek inside for delightful cutouts, drop cookies, sandwich cookies, and more! You'll Also enjoy: Cute, friendly creations All-time holiday favorites Homemade mixes to give Delicious brownies & bars CHAPTERS Cookie Basics The Family Cookie Jar Classics with a twist Cute Creations In the Pan Homemade Mixes Holiday Faves RECIPES Almond Apricot Bars Buttery Lace Cookies Blackberry Cheescake Bars Chocolate-Dipped Almond Macaroons Chocolate Peanut Butter Crunch Bars Iced Coconut Crescents Pistachio Chocolate Macaroons Secret Kiss Cookies Peppermint Stick Cookies Caramel Apple Cookies Gingerbread Teddy Bears Calgary Nanaimo Bars Chocolate-Dipped Strawberry Meringue Roses Ultimate Double Chocolate Brownies
Author: Taste Of Home
Publisher: Readers Digest
Release Date: 2013-02-07
Taste of Home presents a delicious blend of traditional baking recipes and contemporary classics, in this new book, Taste of Home Bakeshop Favorites. There are 383 delicious fool- proof recipes for pastries, coffee cakes, breads, show-stopping desserts and all the delectable goodies you would find in a bakery. Two chapters unique to this book are Celebrate the Seasons and Cafe Beverages. Celebrate the Seasons highlights the best of each season. Spring includes recipes for Lemon Meringue Pie, Hot Cross Buns and Petits Fours. Summer will have items that remind you of summer, like Root Beer Float Cake, Spumoni Cookies, and Cola Cake. Fall includes pies you would serve for Thanksgiving. And, Winter, includes recipes on traditional Christmas goodies as well as a few recipes for Valentines Day. Cafe Beverages--will have hot and cold flavored coffees, teas and chocolate drinks and a few fun accompaniments like flavored creamers, homemade stir sticks, and more! There will also be a chapter called Just Chocolate, which will include recipes for decadent chocolate goodies, such as chocolate dipped brownies, chocolate chocolate chip cookies and cakes with chocolate ganache. As usual, each recipe has been tasted and reviewed in the Taste of Home test kitchen, plus there are practical, proven tips, storage charts, and at-a-glance prep and cook times--so you'll enjoy perfect results every time, no matter what your skill level is. CHAPTERS Cookies, Brownies & Bars Cakes & Cupcakes Cheesecakes Pies & Tarts Pastries Coffee Cakes & Sweet Rolls Muffins & Scones Daily Breads Celebrate the Seasons Cafe Beverages Just Chocolate Recipes Italian Spumoni Cookies Macaroon Bars Chocolate Hazelnut Torte Lemon Dream Cheesecake Mini Apple Tarts Classic Long Johns Jumbo Cinnamon Rolls Sunflower Seed & Honey Wheat Bread Pecan Kringle Sticks Chocolate Chai Frappes
Author: Good Housekeeping Institute
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
Release Date: 2009
Presents an all-new collection of sixty favorite Christmas cookie recipes from around the world, each designed to make large batches of cookies that are perfect for holiday cookie swaps, accompanied by helpful hints on baking techniques, shortcuts, decorating, and preparing one's own cookie swap celebration.
Author: Taste Of Home
Publisher: Readers Digest
Release Date: 2011-09-20
Built on the success of the first book, this all new-edition of the best-selling baking binder offers 725 recipes perfect for baking at home. Sure to appeal to both those who have never baked and those looking to expand their skill set, it contains four brand-new chapters: a cupcake chapter, a coffee cakes and sweet rolls chapter, an almost homemade chapter that shows recipes made with convenience products, and a trimmed-down favorites chapter filled with delicious lighter recipes. This book is all about baking-from cookies, bars, and cakes to yeast breads, lighter baking and special holiday baking, including: Best Chocolate Cake Recipe Caramel Pecan Cheesecake Dark Chocolate Butterscotch Brownies Banana Nut Bread Spice Cupcakes with Mocha Frosting Walnut Pear Coffee Cake Walnut- Caramel Sticky Buns Upside-Down Apple Pie Shortbread Ornament Cookies Raspberry Cream Muffins Some recipes are highlighted as Cooks Who Care recipes, an initiative that often caters to large groups who are in need-these recipes are great for any large crowd. Each and every recipe in the book originates from the Taste of Home kitchen, experts from the world's largest cooking magazine. The 5- ring binder lies flat when open and includes snap-in splash guards to protect the pages from food spills, and chapter tab dividers with a chapter index for quick reference. And with over 725 photos that illustrate mixing and baking methods and the delectable baked results, even the inexperienced baker will be well on their way to a delicious outcome.
Author: Taste Of Home
Publisher: Readers Digest
Release Date: 2011-03-31
Desserts are often at the heart of any church supper or charity event, and Taste of Home is the perfect source for all of the delectable specialties today's cooks need. No matter what type of dessert you like to bake, you'll find the perfect treat to make, from cookies and bars to cakes and pies. Almond-Edged Butter Cookies Banana Split Ice Cream Cake Brownie Biscotti Hidden Mint Morsels Lemonade Meringue Pie New Orleans Bread Pudding Pumpkin Chiffon Dessert Raspberry Rhubarb Sauce As you page through this fabulous collection, you'll discover great flavor combinations that will appeal to kids and adults alike. Plus, most will serve at least 10...and many serve even more.
Author: Taste of Home Taste of Home
Publisher: Readers Digest
Release Date: 2015-10-06
From formal holiday gatherings to casual game nights, Taste of Home Holidays & Celebrations makes the most of every get-together. Divided into four sections (one for each season of the year), this colorful collection is sure to be your most-trusted source for unforgettable parties, dinners, buffets and more. Whether hosting a formal Christmas dinner, spooky Halloween party, succulent Thanksgiving meal, glorious Easter brunch, neighborly barbecue or quant bridal shower, Holidays & Celebrations helps create incredible memories that last a lifetime. From Sunday morning brunches and festive Christmas dinners to casual backyard barbecues and haunting Halloween parties, it seems there's always a reason to gather with family and friends for fun and, of course, food! Featuring more than 350 recipes, Taste of Home Holidays & Celebrations promises to turn every occasion into a memorable event. Divided into four sections (one for each season), this colorful cookbook is sure to become your most-trusted source for party planning, holiday fun, cozy get-togethers and more. Turn to the spring section for Easter mealideas as well as St Patrick's Day celebrations, Cinco de Mayo buffets, Mother's Day breakfast items, bridal shower favorites and more. The summer area of the book offers recipes for Fourth-of-July festivities, family reunions and block parties, and other warm-weather celebrations you'll be excited to be a part of . As autumn rolls in, turn to this cookbook for dozens of Halloween recipes, tailgating specialties and bake-sale staples. You'll also discover formal Thanksgiving menus as well as recipes for a casual Turkey-Day get-together and an easy Black Friday lineup. Hosting an open house or round robin this winter? Turn to the winter section of Holidays & Celebrations. There, you'll find plenty of party ideas, including an after sledding gathering, a New Year's countdown and a Super Bowl party. Christmas couldn't be more festive than with the splendid dishes found here. Keep impressive yet easy yuletide menus at your fingertips and create cute holiday treats for little ones. Attending a cookie exchange? We have wonderfully sweet sensations lined up for you. You'll also discover how simple it is to host a merry open house, bake up a few gifts from the kitchen and celebrate Christmas morning with family and friends. After all, with Holidays & Celebrations it's never been easier to make the most of every occasion-all year long!
Author: Better Homes and Gardens Books (Firm)
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release Date: 2014-10-07
Offers instructions on the basics of cookie baking and decorating techniques, with recipes organized into such cookie categories as drops, cutout, bars, and no-bakes, and special chapters on holiday treats and sweet and savory cocktail cookies.
The New York Times best-selling authors of Hello, Cupcake! and What’s New, Cupcake? are back, applying their oversized imaginations not just to cupcakes but to cookies, pies, cakes, and other treats, with projects that are more hilarious, more spectacular, more awe-inspiring—and simpler than ever. No sweet treat is safe from their ingenuity: refrigerator cookies, pound cakes, pie dough, cheesecakes, bar cookies, and Jell-O are all transformed into amazing and playful desserts. There’s something for everybody in this book, and every single item you need can be found in the neighborhood supermarket or convenience store. This enhanced e-book, with five stop-motion videos demonstrating recipes from the book and links that allow you to easily find exactly what you’re looking for, is one of the best ways to experience this phenomenon. Playing with your food has never been so exciting—or so easy. Karen Tack and Alan Richardson have appeared on TV with Martha Stewart, Rachael Ray, and Paula Deen and have been featured many times on NBC’s Today as well as in America’s top magazines.
Author: Kathryn Gordon
Publisher: Hachette UK
Release Date: 2011-10-04
Macarons, the stuff of bakers’ candy-coated dreams, have taken the world by storm and are demystified here for the home baker, With dozens of flavor combinations, recipes are structured with three basic shell methods—French, Swiss, and Italian—plus one never-before-seen Easiest French Macaron Method. Pick one that works for you, and go on to create French-inspired pastry magic with nothing more than a mixer, an oven, and a piping bag. Try shells flavored with pistachio, blackberry, coconut, and red velvet, filled with the likes of sesame buttercream, strawberry guava pâte de fruit, crunchy dark chocolate ganache, and lemon curd. Or go savory with shells like saffron, parsley, and ancho chile paired with fillings like hummus, foie gras with black currant, and duck confit with port and fig. The options for customization are endless, and the careful, detailed instruction is like a private baking class in your very own kitchen! All recipes have been tested by students and teachers alike and are guaranteed to bring the flavors of France right to your door.
Cookies TODAY SPECIAL PRICE - 365 Days of Cookie Recipes (Limited Edition) Everyone loves cookies, whether they are crisp or chewy, soft or crunchy. Despite their simple look, cookies are glorious through their taste, texture and the ease of storing and they sure bring joy to every house! Cookies are well-known around the globe and can be found in every culture gracing the tables in all sorts of occasions. What makes them unique is their versatility. Every recipe is a new opportunity to experiment with ingredients, try out new flavor mixes and play with textures. In this book, you will find different types of cookies from all over the world, different ways of making them, different colors and flavors as well as textures. There's a bit for every taste! Download this book now and discover: The best cookie recipes you will ever make and taste! How to make various types of cookies. Easy recipes that even beginners can make. The 365 recipes found in this book are mouth-watering and make excellent gifts for your loved ones! Because that's the essence of it all! Sharing cookies with your family, friends or simply strangers is the best feeling ever! It does bring a certain fulfillment that nothing else can! So wait no more, buy this book today and allow yourself dive into the world of cookies and enjoy every bit of it
Author: Better Homes and Gardens
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release Date: 2012-04-11
450 fantastic cookie recipes, from tried-and-true classics to unbeatable brownies to fabulous favorites that span the globe. Enticing color photos of cookies on every spread. Storage instructions are included for every recipe. Prep, Chill, Bake, and Stand times are highlighted for each recipe. Bonus chapters: Our Holiday Best and Quick Candies. Chapter divider pages include feature text. Full-color baking and decorating guide filled with ingredient information, tips, and techniques from the Better Homes and Gardens Test Kitchen.
Author: Editors of Publication International
Publisher: Publications International Limited
Release Date: 2013-04-22
Make your family and friends smile with dozens of soft and chewy, crispy and crunchy, simply delicious cookies! From simple drop cookies and bars to super sandwich cookies and sophisticated cut-outs, this cookbook contains more than 130 fantastic recipes. More than 120 tempting photos for decorating and serving ideas.