Chocolate Covered Caramel Pecan Turtles – They Are Gonna Go FAST!

Chocolate Covered Caramel Pecan Turtles

Do you have a favorite candy? One that is almost impossible for you to resist? For me, it’s the combination of chocolate, caramel & pecans. (And marshmallow. Hmmm – I’m getting some ideas). Maybe next time. Anyway … as I was saying, Chocolate Covered Caramel Pecan Turtles are one of my all-time favorite treats. And they’re sorta shaped like the slow-moving […]

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O Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies

Christmas Tree Meringue Cookies

I wasn’t planning to make meringue cookies last night. I was fixated on making Cinnamon Eggnog Crème Brûlée. But after separating 8 yolks for the crème brûlée – I figured I was already part-way to a quadruple batch of meringue cookies. Such sweet justification for not wasting 8 egg whites – and nobody loves meringue more than me! I decided […]

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Pecan Pie Bars

Pecan Pie Bars

These rich, delicious pecan pie bars are perfect for the holidays. Or anytime that you want a decadent dessert. (Which – for me – is pretty much all the time). The shortbread crust balances nicely with the sticky, chewy topping. And all those little pecan pieces that have been basking in the brown sugar & honey jacuzzi. Mwah! Traditional pecan […]

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