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Two-Bite Shortbread Cookies

Two-Bite Shortbread Cookies
Christmas Around The World: Scotland

Dessert Recipes, Eat + Drink, European Desserts, European Food, Recipes, Sweet December 15, 2020 Tags: , No Comments

No Christmas cookie box is complete without a great shortbread cookie, and these two-bite shortbread cookies might even end up being the star. Festive, super-simple to make, and melt-in-your-mouth buttery goodness, they’re perfect for gifting. But, be sure to double the recipe, and freeze a batch for yourself for later. History of Shortbread Shortbread originated during medieval times with what…

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Buche de Noel

How to Make Buche de Noel: Christmas Around the World — France

Dessert Recipes, Eat + Drink, European Desserts, European Food, Sweet December 23, 2019 Tags: , , No Comments

History of the Bûche de Noël It’s hard to think of Christmas desserts without immediately thinking of the show-stopping Bûche de Noël or Yule log cake. This traditional French Christmas cake is made from a rolled Génoise sponge cake brushed with a sweet syrup, and filled with a fluffy filling. It’s then covered with chocolate buttercream and chocolate shavings to resemble…

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Bibingka Coconut Filipino Cake

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Christmas Around The World: The Philippines

Asian Desserts, Dessert Recipes, Eat + Drink, Recipes December 25, 2017 Tags: , , , , , , , 1 Comment

Maligayang Pasko! (Happy/Merry Christmas In Tagalog) Filipinos are said to have some of the most Christmas spirit in the world. And who is to argue when they have one of the world’s longest Christmas season— lasting five months (September through January). The Philippines is largely a Christian nation with approximately 90% of Filipinos holding the Christian faith, 80% of those being…

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Bourbon Pecan Pie Stuffed Cupcakes

Bourbon Pecan Pie Stuffed Cupcakes
Christmas Around the World: USA

Dessert Recipes, Eat + Drink, North American Desserts, North American Food, Recipes December 11, 2017 Tags: , , , , , , 4 Comments

    A global phenomenon, Christmas is a holiday that spans almost every corner of the globe, with each country and every family celebrating in a unique way that reflects their culture, religion, and traditions. Though the traditions vary, one thing remains similar— a focus on special dishes made exclusively this time of the year. Throughout this series, I’ll explore”…

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