Posts Tagged ‘quick bread’
Tamarin Cookies, Tamarin Apple Bread
Cakes, Pies & Tarts, Cookies & Bars • Tags: cinnamon, cookie, ginger, giveaway, Granny Smith, pecans, quick bread, speculoos, Tamarin
We often receive emails about new products to try, and most of the time, we are game for the challenge. Recently, a representative of Tamarin shot an email our way offering a jar of the new product. This was a new product to hit the States after making its European debut in 2008. The thick spread is based on the popular Speculoos–a traditional Belgian wafer cookie flavored with cinnamon, nutmeg and ginger made especially for St. Nicolas Day in December. The same flavor notes appear in the spread, especially the scent and taste of spices. Due to the popularity of the cookie, it’s easy to find them year round. Having never tasted one of these cookies, it is difficult to fully understand how good they may be, so perhaps that’s where Tamarin comes in. It was time to give it a test in the kitchen.
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Cranberry Walnut Pumpkin Bread
Breads & Muffins • Tags: cranberry, pumpkin, quick bread, tangerine, turbinado sugar
Maybe you noticed that we some how skipped over the Guest Test Kitchen for September. Our fault completely! It’s been a little crazy for both of us, and September just slipped our minds. The most exciting opportunity at the moment is a chance to do a live demonstration with the Bertolli Sauce team for Foodbuzzers at the Tasting Pavillion during the San Francisco festival next weekend. Here’s hoping you’ve voted? If not, here’s the link! October has been a doozy, but it’s the best month of the year, so we have to go out with a bang, plus tease a little something special coming up next week! It’s officially Halloween today, and the frenzy of holiday baking will truly begin now. Remember when we told you that a good friend of ours left LA? Well, this same friend has adjusted well to NY, and it appears he has been baking up new dishes for friends. Here’s one that you may want to add to your holiday repertoire. We’ll let Bobby show you how it goes.
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