Dawn’s Recipes: Dark Chocolate Cherry Cookies

Concerts on the Square, Madison WI  I don’t do much baking these days but when I do, it’s usually these cookies.  I have to have people to share them with because I’m not able to stay out of the cookie jar, they’re that good!   Today’s my opportunity as we’re having a picnic with family and […]

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Cooking with Manuela: Italian Pistachio-Orange Biscotti (Cantucci)

Let’s take the classic biscotti to the next level with these pistachios-filled, orange-flavored, chocolate-dipped delicious Italian cookies Ready to bake some biscotti?! And I’m not talking about the usual Italian almond cookies. But something just as crunchy, and just as delicious as the classic biscotti, filled with whole toasted pistachios, a touch of orange aroma and […]


Dawn’s Recipes: Pecan Tartlets

It’s that time of year to make cookies and these are requested by my husband every year.  They freeze well so I can make them now and have them ready all month long.  This recipe comes from my Mom. They are like eating a miniature pecan pie.  Makes 24 but I  doubled the batch so […]