Recipe for Maytag Blue Cheese shortbread with optional walnuts. Adapted from Ramekins.com the Sonoma Valley Culinary School.
From Frida's Fiestas. These pretty little cookies are wonderful served with cafe de olla. If you like lemon this recipe can be easily adapted; see *note below.
The Book: Frida's Fiestas, Recipes and Reminiscences of Life with Frida Kahlo by Guadalupe Rivera and Marie-Pierre Colle
Cookies feature a double dose of hazelnut in the form of praline paste and ground hazelnuts to add a depth of flavor. Then there is the crisp texture, always appealing to cookie fanatics. Then the appealing Linzer cookie shape to catch the eye. And a generous dusting of powdered sugar elevates this cookie to top billing.
Ultra-rich brownie recipe includes bittersweet and unsweetened chocolate, chipotle paste, and chocolate chips.
The mayhaw is the tart red fruit from a type of edible hawthorne. Uses for the fruit include jams, jellies, desserts and even wine. For more information about the mayhaw visit the Louisiana Mayhaw Association Mayhaw.org web site.