A traditional recipe and history for southern banana-pineapple spice cake with cream cheese frosting from food historian Gil Marks
A spicy Mexican fruit salad recipe with salt, lemon and chile de árbol by Tori Avey. Cinco de Mayo or summer salad.
Simple Eastern European Jewish dessert recipe for Marak Perot, also known as Compote or Fruit Soup, with apricots, dried plums and lemon juice.
Chocolate Toffee Matzo Crunch with Pistachios & Sea Salt – Delicious Passover dessert inspired by Marcy Goldman’s “A Treasury of Holiday Baking”
Lemon Poppy Seed Cake with Lemon Glaze, the perfect treat for celebrating Purim.
A Historical Recipe for Apple Puffs from a Family Friend of Jane Austen, made with apples, marmalade and orange blossom water in puff pastry.
History and a traditional recipe for Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey Cake from food historian Gil Marks. Bourbon spiced cake filled with dried fruit and nuts.
A simple and decadent dessert recipe for Chocolate Cheesecake Parfaits made with dark chocolate, ricotta and Greek yogurt. Fast, easy and delish!
A traditional recipe and history for Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese or Whipped Roux Frosting from food historian Gil Marks.
A vintage 1905 recipe for Maple Custard with Orange Sauce, adapted from a 1905 issue of Cooking Club Magazine. Delicate and delicious dessert.
Recipe for simple all-natural Dark Chocolate Fruit Candies with Pomegranates, Figs & Dates featuring 3 of the 7 Species.
These scrumptious muffins include the Seven Species of the Torah – Wheat, Barley, Fig, Date, Pomegranate, Olive, Grape. Kosher, Pareve
Food historian Gil Marks shares the history of Monkey Bread and a traditional recipe along with variations for this sweet treat in his regular column, American Cakes
Pistachio Rose Blondies with White Chocolate and Browned Butter. Wow your friends with this easy, exotic and irresistible dessert recipe.
The History of Gingerbread and a Recipe for Gingerbread Cookies with link to Royal Icing tutorial.
A recipe for chocolate Zodiac Cake from a little-known cookbook written by P.L. Travers – Mary Poppins in the Kitchen: A Cookbook with a Story.
Learn to make easy, tasty cheesecake desserts with cherries, almonds and a graham cracker base.
A cookbook’s journey from Anne Willan to Tori Avey. Read about Anne’s memoir One Soufflé at a Time and try her recipe for Petits Financiers.
A simple and divine holiday dessert made with matzo meal, autumn fruits and spices.
Make a delicious gluten free, dairy free pumpkin pie with sweet coconut macaroon crust. Dairy free, gluten free recipe, tastes amazing!
Learn to make candied popcorn balls the old fashioned way. A vintage treat for Halloween, carnivals, festivals, or just because!
A detailed history of the Boston Cream Pie, including a delicious classic recipe from food historian Gil Marks.