Archive for July, 2006

  • Chunky Cream Cheese and Macadamia Nut Cookies

    By Jennifer McHenry on July 19, 2006
    Still not over my cream cheese craving, I made these cookies from The Silver Palate Good Times Cookbook, which has been on my cookbook shelf for years. I had made cream cheese cookies before, but with chocolate chips. Everyone liked them, but they didn’t do much for me. Using macadamia nuts instead intrigued me. So, here we go. Beat together […]
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  • Pecan Cheesecake Bars

    By Jennifer McHenry on July 18, 2006
    I found this really simple recipe at Land O’Lakes’ website. There was nothing about it that didn’t sound good. After all, I’m a fool for cream cheese. The crust is baked first without the filling. The directions read to beat the crust ingredients together, but I found that a pastry blender worked much better. Be sure to remove 1 cup […]
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  • Chocolate Chunk Pecan Crunch Cake

    By Jennifer McHenry on July 14, 2006
    While staring at my cookbook collection hoping for inspiration to strike, I spied a cookbook on the top shelf that caught my eye. I probably have 100 or so cookbooks, so it’s easy for one to get lost. The one that I pulled down was Chocolate by Nick Malgieri. After looking through it for close to an hour, it is […]
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