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Midnight Moon Cookies

Ingredients
  • 8 ounces bittersweet chocolate, melted
  • Vegetable oil, cooking spray
  • 1 1/4 cups plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 1 pound confectioners' sugar (4 1/2 cups)
  • 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons cake flour (not self-rising)
  • 1/3 cup boiling water, plus more as needed
  • 1 ounce (2 tablespoons) unsalted butter, softened
  • 3/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 3/4 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 4 ounces (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • 3/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs, room temperature
  • 1/2 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
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Heart-Shaped Strawberry Parfaits

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Shira's Cranberry Thumbprints

Ingredients
  • 4 ounces fresh cranberries (1 cup)
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1/2 cup water, plus more if needed
  • 1/2 cup yellow cornmeal, preferably stone-ground
  • 1/2 teaspoon coarse salt
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 4 ounces (1 stick) unsalted butter, softened
  • 1 strip (2 inches) orange zest
  • 1/2 cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon finely grated orange zest
  • 1 large egg, separated
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Momma Reiner's Chocolate-Covered Marshmallows

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Mint Sorbet

Other Ideas:
Mint, Sorbet
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Perfect Apple Pie

Ingredients
  • Handmade Pastry
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting
  • 3 pounds apples such as Rome, Cortland, or Granny Smith, or a combination, peeled, cored, and cut into 3/4-inch wedges (about 8 cups)
  • 1/2 cup sugar, plus more for sprinkling
  • 1/2 to 3/4 teaspoon ground spices (combination of cinnamon, ginger, allspice, nutmeg, and clove)
  • 1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice (or orange juice)
  • 1 teaspoon grated lemon zest (or orange zest), optional
  • Pinch of salt
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into pieces
  • 2 tablespoons heavy cream
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Jennifer's Graham Cracker Sandwiches

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Old-Fashioned Vanilla Icebox Cake

Ingredients
  • 2 cups (4 sticks) unsalted butter, plus more for pans
  • 3 cups cake flour, (not self-rising), plus more for pans
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 vanilla beans, split and scraped
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1 cup whole milk
  • 8 large egg whites
  • Pinch of salt
  • Creme Fraiche Frosting
  • 3 tablespoons Candied Lemon Zest Candied Lemon Zest
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Broiled Pineapple with Frozen Yogurt

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Spring Garden Cake Cream Cheese Frosting

Other Ideas:
Butter, Cream cheese
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