Tag Archives: holidays

Sugar Plums

9 Dec

Sugar plums are rich and sweet, firm and nutty; they get their oomph from brandy and ginger. Taste- and texture-wise, they fall halfway along the spectrum between mincemeat and traditional English Christmas cake.

Make-ahead holiday recipe: Black Cake (Part 1)

21 Oct

The holidays are still a couple of months away, but some of the best treats need to be started now. In the November issue of Reader’s Digest, home cook Deborah Brewster shares her family recipe for Black Cake. Deborah’s family […]