Category: The Novel Bakers

Novel Baking: ‘Tis the Season for Hot Cocoa Party Recipes and Tablescape

I’ve had visions of Candy Canes and Snowflakes dancing in my head with Nigella Christmas and The Novel Bakers this week! ‘Tis the Season for Hot Cocoa. . . Snowflakes. . . ❄❄❄ Candy Canes. . . and Warm Plaid Layers. With our recent wintry weather, I was craving Nigella’s Hot Schnocolate. . . A delicious concoction of Hot…

Apple Chutney

Apple Chutney is perfect for fall or the holidays to accompany pork, turkey, roasted chicken or grilled salmon! I came by this recipe for Apple Week with The Novel Bakers, from a delicious read~ The Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs. Apple Chutney, Makes 2 pints, using large Granny Smith apples Ingredients 3 tart cooking apples, peeled, cored…

Novel Baking~ Apple Cider Caramel Sauce

I’m at the bottom of the apple barrel with Novel Baking recipes this week, and I didn’t begin to skim the surface of all the ones I’ve pinned and virtually sampled the past few months. It’s a good thing cyber calories don’t count :) Apple Cider Caramel Sauce leapt off the page at me from Southern…

Novel Baking~ Triple-Apple Granola

I’m back with another apple recipe for apple week with The Novel Bakers. Good things come in threes, so I decided to up the apple flavor from double to triple, when I spied Double-Apple Granola in Cooking with Paula Deen Magazine this month.  I substituted applesauce for the oil called for in the recipe, as…

Novel Baking~ An Apple Picnic

I’m joining The Novel Bakers for Apple Week, our book selection, freshly picked by Jain~ The Apple Orchard by Susan Wiggs, a delicious and quick read! The Apple Orchard: #1 New York Times bestselling author Susan Wiggs brings readers to the lush abundance of Sonoma County in a novel of sisters, friendship and how memories are woven…

Gathering in the Garden~ Tomatoes

I’m joining The Novel Bakers with Gathering in the Garden: From lifelong friends, artists, and gardeners, comes a delightful little gift book full of ideas to transform ordinary events into garden parties, complete with menus and recipes. Gathering in the Garden  begins with a Tomato Taste-Off. I’m savoring that last bit of summer with tomatoes fresh from…