| Jan 8, 2013
| 9:51 PM
In the fall of 2011, local cookbook author Judith Fertig took on an ambitious assignment: Write a book of cinnamon roll recipes in 60 days.
Fertig loves cinnamon rolls, and she’s authored more than 20 cookbooks on everything from bread to...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Q: Our family recently visited Piñon Grill for the first time. We loved everything we ordered, but the Parmesan potatoes au gratin were the best side dish I've ever had! Could you please try to get the recipe for us? I have tried several recipes at home...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 11:35 AM
'Tis the season to indulge, am I right? It's cold outside, dark most of the time, and it's safe to say a fair number of us are just plain grumpy. Either from braving the lines while holiday shopping, or due to a lack of sun-provided Vitamin D. Holiday...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 8:59 AM
- 4 ounces semisweet chocolate, finely chopped
- 2 tablespoons rum or brewed coffee
- 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature
- 2/3 cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar
- 3 large eggs, separated
- Large pinch salt
- 1/3 cup...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 3:48 PM
Hagerstown resident Amanda Rankin said she didn’t mind waiting in a long line Saturday afternoon to take a brief tour of the Inn BoonsBoro.
The inn is owned by best-selling romance author Nora Roberts, who Rankin said is one of her favorite...
| Dec 8, 2012
| 6:27 PM
For Southern Californians, excursions in the snow are typically found in the mountains or out of state. But on Saturday morning 40 tons of snow descended on Costa Mesa's Balearic Community Center.
For many, the experience was a first.
| Dec 12, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Years ago, I made an oatmeal cake that was moist, dense and delicious with a thick layer of cream cheese frosting slathered over the top. When out-of-town friends visited recently, I went to my recipe file and found the newspaper clipping that insprired...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:45 AM
National Cupcake Day
For more cupcake ideas:
1/2 cup solid vegetable shortening
1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine softened
1 teaspoon Wilton Imitation Clear Vanilla Extract
4 cups sifted...
| Dec 15, 2012
When I was a little girl in Scotland, my mother used to make a very simple yet delicious snow cake, which was topped with white icing and shredded coconut.
PHOTOS: Holiday Cookie Bake-off winning cookies and bakers
— Christina Conte...
| Dec 15, 2012
My dad loved these cookies, and his eyes would light up every time I baked them. He was always happy to taste-test cookies and would hang around waiting for the first batch to be iced. Dad called it "quality control."
— Linda Amendt (www....
| May 1, 2013
Q: A bit of a long shot here. I'm writing from outside London, UK, and am trying to trace a recipe that appeared in the Chicago Tribune back in the '50s/'60s. Told you it was a long shot! I'm looking for a recipe that appeared way back when ... it's...