Apricot coconut pie
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Oat Coconut Chocolate Tart Recipe. Gluten-Free

Chocolate Tart: I'm obsessed with my newborn! It is a rustic new-age version of its nutty once-removed cousin, the beloved Linzertorte. My Chocolate Tart has no nuts, but its texture is very reminiscent of Linzertorte, a great boon for those…
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Raw Cranberry Chia Pudding Recipe. Vegan and Gluten-Free

Did someone just say Chia Pudding? This reverse chic cook recoils at all manners of food trends and fads, and the way food manufacturers have abused the chia fad and many other fads makes me want to run for the hills. If only the food industry…
strudel
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Apple Strudel Recipe

Apple Strudel is a great Eastern European Dessert Favorite. Store-bought Fillo dough is quite an acceptable substitute for the labor-intensive homemade Fillo sheets, and makes Strudel a snap to make. Strudel is quite versatile, and you make…
Baklava
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Baklava Recipe. Fillo Tips

Baklava Although it likely originated in Greece or Turkey, all Mediterranean cultures have adopted it and tweaked it to their own tastes. Baklava is a Mediterranean confection that sounds really decadent, loaded as it is with honey and…
Chocolate Raspberry Mousse
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Vegan Chocolate Raspberry Mousse Recipe. Gluten-Free

Chocolate Raspberry Mousse My new star was born just yesterday, and I am so proud of it! I served my brand new Chocolate Raspberry Mousse to my guests last night, and the general consensus is: It's a rock star! It doesn't in the least…
lemon poppy seed cake
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Lemon Poppy Seed Cake Recipe

Lemon Poppy Seed Cake is one of my favorite cravings gratified. I adore lemon and poppy seeds, and when they are together, chock-full of each, I'm just mad about the lemon poppy seed combo.  This lemon poppy seed cake cake tastes fantastic…
cold fruit soup
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Cold Fruit Soup Recipe. Gluten-Free

Cold fruit soup is an exuberant celebration of summer. You will love the ruby color and tart flavors of red fruit. Cold Fruit Soup is equally at home as a soup or a dessert. Even in the heart of summer, I make this cold fruit soup with…
ice cream sandwiches
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Ice Cream Sandwiches Recipe. Sugar Cookies

Ice Cream Sandwiches are a breeze! Once you make Sugar Cookies, your blank canvas is laid out: ice cream sandwiches waiting to happen! Good news: Any of you enjoyed the gorgeous day yesterday and admired with me the luscious looking blossoms…
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Bourbon Pecan Apple Cake Recipe

This delicious apple cake is excerpted from my latest Cookbook, The Whole Foods Kosher Kitchen. The combination of the apples, bourbon, and pecans is a classic. Mix this apple cake by hand in minutes. You will find this apple cake so moist,…
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Pecan Brownie Pie with Cranberries Recipe.

Fresh cranberries are flooding produce stalls, and Thanksgiving is fast approaching. This year I thought I would take cranberries in a different direction, not a relish or chutney or cranberry pie this time. I decided to dream up a chocolate…