Classic Greek Baklava

This Classic Greek Baklava features layers of flaky dough
filled with ground nuts and honey.

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I had no idea how spoiled I was back when I lived in Atlanta.  No matter what it was you were looking for, someone in Atlanta sold it.  I could find crawfish and tasso for my favorite south Louisiana recipes.  I literally could find every ingredient imaginable at one of the many specialty food markets around town.  Continue Reading »

Maple Walnut Cupcakes

These Maple Walnut Cupcakes are topped with maple cream cheese frosting and garnished with delicious toasted walnuts.  They’re the perfect Spring dessert!

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I have a confession to make.  I didn’t like cream cheese frosting until probably about a year ago.  I kept trying it, but I always preferred a classic buttercream frosting.  However, I can be pretty stubborn at times, and I was determined to like cream cheese frosting.  Then it happened.  I remember the moment quite vividly actually.  (Seriously, who actually remembers the moment when they began liking cream cheese frosting? #foodbloggerproblems) Continue Reading »

Cadbury Creme Egg Ice Cream

If you look forward to the release of Creme Eggs every year,
then this Cadbury Creme Egg Ice Cream is for you!

Cadbury Creme Egg Ice Cream | Spicedblog.com Easter is almost here, and you know what that means!  Yup, time for Cadbury Creme Eggs.  Before we get into the recipe for this delicious ice cream, can we talk about the classic Cadbury Creme Egg “Bunny Auditions” commercial?  Continue Reading »

Easter Basket Cupcakes

These Easter Basket Cupcakes are a fun, festive, and totally edible way to get into the Easter spirit!

Easter Basket Cupcakes | Spicedblog.com Did the Easter Bunny leave you baskets when you were a kid?  I was definitely visited by the Easter Bunny every year…and I definitely loved it.  Even when I was out of town visiting my grandparents, the Easter Bunny still managed to find me there.  That bunny must be pretty darned smart…and he must have had a good GPS to find me.

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