Bake or Break Recipes

Entries from December 2011

German Chocolate Cake Cookies

December 29th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Food Network. Read more at Bake or Break. 2 & 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa 1 teaspoon baking soda pinch salt 1 cup butter, softened 1 cup light brown sugar 1 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs, beaten 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup […]

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Tags: chocolate · cookies

Peanut Butter Brownies

December 27th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Southern Lady. Read more at Bake or Break. 1 & 1/2 cups unsalted butter 5 ounces unsweetened chocolate 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 & 1/2 cups granulated sugar 5 large eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 cup peanut butter chips 1/2 cup creamy peanut butter 2 tablespoons granulated sugar […]

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Tags: bars · brownies · chocolate · peanut butter

Mississippi Mud Pie

December 26th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Baked Explorations Read more at Bake or Break. Crust 16 ounces Oreos (about 35-40 cookies) 5 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted Preheat oven to 300°. Lightly spray a 9-inch springform pan with nonstick cooking spray. Line pan with parchment. Spray parchment and sides of pan. Place cookies in food processor and grind to […]

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Tags: cakes · chocolate

Macadamia Butter Cookies with Dried Cranberries

December 22nd, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe from Cooking Light. Read more at Bake or Break. 1 & 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg 2/3 cup macadamia nuts 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 large egg 1/2 cup sweetened dried cranberries, chopped 1 […]

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Tags: cookies

Dulce de Leche Bars

December 20th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Betty Crocker. Read and see more at Bake or Break. 1 & 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 & 1/2 cups quick-cooking or old-fashioned oats 1 cup packed light brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup butter, softened 13.4 ounces dulce de leche 1 cup toffee bits Preheat oven to 350°. In a […]

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Tags: bars

Brownie Buttons

December 19th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Baking from My Home to Yours Read more at Bake or Break. 1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour pinch of salt 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into 4 pieces (plus more for preparing the pans) 2 & 1/2 ounces bittersweet chocolate, coarsely chopped 1/3 cup packed light brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon […]

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Tags: brownies · chocolate

Cinnamon Sugar Cookie Squares

December 18th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe from Momofuku Milk Bar, via Gilt Taste. Read more at Bake or Break. 1/2 cup butter, at room temperature 2 cups granulated sugar 1/2 cup canola oil 2 large eggs 1/2 cup milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda cinnamon sugar* Preheat oven to 350°. […]

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Tags: bars

Cherry Oatmeal Bars

December 15th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Cooking Light Way to Bake. Read more at Bake or Break. Crust 4.5 ounces all-purpose flour (about 1 cup) 1 cup quick-cooking oats 1/2 cup packed light brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted 3 tablespoons orange juice Preheat oven to […]

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Tags: bars

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

December 13th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from All You. Cake 2 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 4 tablespoons unsalted butter, at room temperature 2 tablespoons canola oil 3/4 cup granulated sugar 2 large eggs, at room temperature 1 large egg white, at room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 large ripe bananas 1/4 cup […]

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Tags: cakes · icing/frosting

Peanut Butter Cheesecake Minis

December 12th, 2011 · Comments Off

Recipe adapted from Food Network. Read more at Bake or Break. Crust 1 & 1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 4 tablespoons granulated sugar 1/4 cup unsalted butter, melted 12 bite-size peanut butter cups* Preheat oven to 350°. Place a cupcake liner in 12 cups of standard muffin pan(s). In a medium bowl, combine graham cracker […]

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Tags: cheesecakes · chocolate · peanut butter