Pipe these easy, elegant toppings on slices of round vegetables, baby carrots halved lengthwise, or vegetables that naturally hold the filling, like celery and endive. Apply the cream cheese to the crudites with a variety of pastry tips.
Though unfrosted, these chocolate cupcakes with a marble-topped cream cheese filling aren't lacking in flavor or appearance. Their smooth tops also make them ideal candidates for baking cupcakes to-go.
These jam-filled mini pastries are charming and distinctive. In other words, they're perfect for Mom.
Elderflower liqueur has a subtle flavor that upgrades store-bought jam, adding sophistication to rustic tassies (from the Scottish word for "small cup").