Bake or Break Recipes

Entries from January 2008

Peanut Butter Pound Cake

January 30th, 2008 · Comments Off

Recipe from Taste of the South. Read and see more at Bake or Break. 1 cup butter, softened 1 & 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 5 large eggs 3 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup […]

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Tags: cakes · chocolate · peanut butter

Pear and Chocolate Crumble

January 26th, 2008 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Pears and such 2-3 large, not too ripe pears 1/4 cup superfine sugar 2-3 tablespoons sweetened cocoa powder* or grated bittersweet chocolate finely grated zest of half of a lemon Preheat oven to 350°. Set a baking sheet on the middle rack to heat. Peel, core, and […]

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Tags: chocolate · cobblers crisps & crumbles

Raspberry, White Chocolate, and Almond Loaf

January 18th, 2008 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Recipe from Quick Breads. 2 & 1/4 sticks (9 ounces) butter 1 & 1/4 cups caster (superfine) sugar 4 eggs, beaten 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 & 1/4 cups ground almonds grated zest and juice of 1 lemon 5 ounces (1 & 1/4 cups) raspberries 5 ounces […]

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Tags: bread · quick breads

Sweet and Salty Peanut Chocolate Chunk Cookies

January 15th, 2008 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Recipe from Cooking Light. 1/3 cup coarsely chopped unsalted, dry-roasted peanuts 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1/4 cup unsalted butter, softened 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large egg 1/3 cup semisweet […]

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Tags: chocolate · cookies

Cinnamon-Apple Scones

January 7th, 2008 · Comments Off

Read and see more about these at Bake or Break. Recipe from The Foster’s Market Cookbook. 4 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup granulated sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 & 1/2 cups (3 sticks) cold unsalted butter, cut into 1/4-inch pieces 1 & 1/4 cups plus […]

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Tags: breakfast

World Peace Cookies

January 5th, 2008 · Comments Off

Read and see more at Bake or Break. Recipe from Dorie Greenspan’s Baking: From my Home to Yours. 1 & 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 11 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature 2/3 cup packed light brown sugar 1/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 teaspoon fleur de sel […]

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Tags: chocolate · cookies

Chocolate Mascarpone Brownies

January 3rd, 2008 · Comments Off

Read and see more about these chocolate lover’s brownies at Bake or Break. Brownies 1 cup unsalted butter (plus more for preparing pan) 3 ounces semisweet chocolate, finely chopped 1 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup cocoa powder 1/2 cup mascarpone cheese, softened 3 large eggs, at room temperature 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1/2 cup all-purpose […]

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Tags: bars · brownies · chocolate

Quick Sticky Biscuits

January 1st, 2008 · Comments Off

Read and see more about these decadent biscuits at Bake or Break. Pecan Sauce 1 cup firmly packed light brown sugar 1/2 cup dark corn syrup 3/4 cup unsalted butter 1 & 1/2 cups chopped pecans, toasted Spray a 9″x 13″ pan with cooking spray. Set aside. Place brown sugar, corn syrup, and butter in […]

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Tags: biscuits · breakfast