Month: December 2016

Bacon BBQ Chicken Bombs

Ingredients:  5 boneless skinless chicken breasts or 10 fillets  5 jalapenos, de-seeded, sliced in half lengthwise  4 ounces cream cheese, softened  1 cup cheddar cheese, shredded  salt and pepper to taste  20 slices bacon  1 cup barbecue sauce Read more on: Bacon BBQ Chicken Bombs @ cakescottage.com

M&M’S Christmas Cookie Bars

Ingredients:  2 sticks of butter, at room temperature  1 cup of granulated sugar  1 cup of firmly packed golden brown sugar  3 large eggs  1 1/2 teaspoons of pure vanilla extract  3 cups of all-purpose flour  3/4 teaspoon of baking soda  3/4 teaspoon of salt  1 1/2 cups of Christmas M&M’s , plus more for

Ultimate Marble Cupcakes

Ingredients: Cupcakes:  1 and 2/3 cups (210g) all-purpose flour (measured correctly)  1/2 teaspoon baking powder  1/4 teaspoon baking soda  1/2 teaspoon salt  1/2 cup (115g) unsalted butter, melted  1 cup (200g) granulated sugar  1 large egg, room temperature  1/4 cup (60g) yogurt 1 3/4 cup + 1 Tablespoon (195ml) milk, divided 1 2 teaspoons vanilla

Spicy Mushroom Rice

Ingredients:  4 c. of cooked white rice  10 oz. white or button mushrooms  2 T. butter  1 shallot, sliced  1 jalapeno, diced  ¼ c. marsala wine  1 T. soy sauce  1 t. salt  ¼ t. fresh ground black pepper Read more on: Spicy Mushroom Rice @ mantitlement.com

Chocolate Pound Cake

Ingredients:  1/2 cup (i stick) unsalted butter, at room temperature  3/4 cup sugar  2 large eggs, room temperature  1 tsp vanilla extract  1 Tbsp espresso powder  Wet ingredients:  1/2 cup sour cream  1/4 cup milk  Dry ingredients:  1 cup plus  2 Tbsp all-purpose flour  1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder  1/2 tsp salt  1/2 tsp baking