Happy Holidays, friends! Here at Crowded Earth Kitchen we’ve been traveling, homeschooling, and collecting amazing recipes from around the world to share with you. Today’s gem is Biezpiena Cepumi, beautiful Latvian cookies that are delicious with coffee on cold winter days. These treats aren’t overly sweet; if you like lemon cookies or windmill cookies, give these a try. Biezpiena Cepumi are nut-free and egg-free, as well.
Ingredients (Makes 36 cookies)
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Korean Bibimbap is a surefire crowd pleaser. The combination of white rice, vegetables, marinated beef, chili pepper paste, and egg is hearty, delicious, and can be tailored to the palate of each of your dinner companions. Love all the veggies and knock-your-socks-off spice? Great! Prefer your food mild and hold the greens? That’s fine, too! Let everyone prepare their own bowl, and everyone will be happy. Let’s get started!
Ingredients (Serves 6)* Continue reading
This recipe is a twofer, as both the Sangria brine and the marinated plums are delicious on their own. Enjoy these tangy plums baked into a simple cobbler or an elegant clafoutis. Enjoy the Sangria, well, in a glass. 😉 These little jars make lovely gifts. Let’s get started!
Note: If you don’t want to bother with canning, no worries. Stop after Step 3 and simply refrigerate your Sangria Plums. As long as you keep the plums refrigerated and completely covered with the sangria mixture, this recipe should stay fresh for at least two weeks. Continue reading
Don’t kill the messenger, friends, but the holiday season will be here in the blink of an eye (I know, I know…). A pretty bottle of Nalewka Babuni makes a wonderful gift! Translated approximately as “Grandma’s Liqueur,” Nalewka (pronounced “Na-LEF-ka”) Babuni is Continue reading
Here at Crowded Earth Kitchen, we don’t toss around the Signature Dish moniker lightly. If we label a recipe as a Signature Dish, you can rest assured that the recipe is a guaranteed, crowd pleasing success. Savory Stuffed Pumpkin fits the bill! Continue reading
Santa is coming! You need cookies NOW! No worries, this recipe is speedy and delicious – you don’t even need to turn on your oven. Let’s get started! Continue reading
Chocolate covered pretzels are everywhere in December. The combination of sweet and salty is impossible for many people to resist! Today we’re Continue reading
Think chocolate chip cookies but with a festive holiday twist. My kiddos love these. Santa will, too! Continue reading
When you want a dessert that’s not too sweet, Tangy Citrus Cookies are a great option. Layers of lime flavor add a pleasant ZIP! to this recipe, which pairs wonderfully with a cup of tea. Continue reading
Question: What do children enjoy more than cookies with candy in the center?
Answer: Cookies with MORE candy in the center!
These cookies offer a fun spin on traditional Peanut Butter Kiss Cookies, and are Continue reading
Thoughtfully prepared, Brussels sprouts can be as delicious as they are nutritious – and WOW are they vitamin packed! This simple recipe Continue reading
With only five ingredients, this recipe for coconut macaroons really is super easy. Coconut macaroons are best enjoyed fresh, so plan to make these within a day or two of serving. Enjoy! Continue reading
Whether you’re looking for something to bring to the office holiday party or a knockout hostess gift, you can’t go wrong with Brandied Cherry Truffles. Continue reading
A simple drop cookie that captures the flavors of a labor intensive carrot cake? Yes, please!
Ingredients (Makes about 3 dozen) Continue reading
When I planned to bake with the munchkins today, I imagined them busying themselves with simple drop cookies while I tackled something new to share with you. We’d listen to Christmas carols, everyone would have fun, and we’d tidily check that holiday activity off of the “things we’re supposed to do” list. Except it didn’t exactly Continue reading