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Date-Pecan Bars

Time:1 hour 30 mins
Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, plus more for pan, room temperature
  • 1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 cup packed light-brown sugar
  • 2/3 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3/4 cup chopped pitted dates
  • 3/4 cup toasted chopped pecans
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Biscochitos

Other Ideas:
Anise seed, Cutout cookies
Ingredients
  • 1 cup sugar, plus 3/4 cup for sprinkling
  • 1 1/4 cups lard or vegetable shortening
  • 1 large egg
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 tablespoons Grand Marnier, or Triple Sec
  • Finely grated zest of 1 orange
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon table salt
  • 2 teaspoons anise seeds
  • 2 tablespoons water
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • All-purpose flour, for work surface
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Pear Pavlova

Ingredients
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • 1 750-ml bottle dry red wine, such as Cabernet or Zinfandel
  • 4 large egg whites
  • 2 tablespoons superfine sugar
  • 2 cups water
  • Pinch of salt
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 3/4 cup packed light-brown sugar
  • 1/4 cup superfine sugar
  • 1 teaspoon whole black peppercorns
  • 3 dried bay leaves
  • 1 teaspoon distilled white vinegar
  • 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 2 cinnamon sticks
  • 3 to 6 ripe, Bosc pears
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Cherries with Cinnamon Dumplings

Time:25 mins
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Cappuccino Brownies

Ingredients
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, plus more for pan
  • 4 ounces unsweetened chocolate, chopped
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 tablespoon instant espresso powder
  • 2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract
  • 4 large eggs, lightly beaten
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 3/4 cup semisweet chocolate chips
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Black Forest Cookies

Time:1 hour 40 mins
Ingredients
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour, spooned and leveled
  • 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 8 ounces semisweet or bittersweet chocolate, chopped
  • 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, cut into small pieces
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1/4 cup packed dark-brown sugar
  • 2 large eggs
  • 1 package (about 12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chunks
  • 1 1/2 cups dried cherries
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Peppermint Bark

Time:1 hour
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Chewy Molasses-Spice Cookies

Time:1 hour 30 mins
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Apple Turnovers

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Caramel Custards

Time:1 hour
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