2 posts tagged walnut

Caramel Walnut Apple Crisp

One of my favorite things to cook when the temperatures get colder is apple crisp. It fills the home with the smell of apples and cinnamon; it just makes me want to cuddle on the couch by the fire. I make this every year, and have never wasted a crumb, not one! This is by far my favorite combination of ingredients, and with my sweet tooth, I have tasted a lot of apple crumb recipes. The slightly sweet and gently tart granny smith apples pair well the crunchy topping of walnuts, oats, flour, ... Continue Reading

Gourmet Cranberry Sauce

Thanksgiving has always been something I've looked forward to. Spending time with loved ones and cooking more food than any of us could possibly eat. Growing up, my mother would start a day or two ahead, filling the air with the smell of pies, banana and cranberry breads, fresh fruit for our ambrosia. This is probably where I learned to do much of my cooking; watching my mother add a little of this, a pinch of that, never measuring and using her fine sense of smell to aid her in ... Continue Reading