Author: Ali Steiner

Chocolate Banana Bread
Desserts

Chocolate Banana Bread

The perfect mix of naughty and nice, this delicious Chocolate Banana Bread is the ideal comfort food for those chilly weekends at home. Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt $ 1 cup sugar 1/4 cup butter, softened 1 1/2 cups mashed ripe banana (about […]

Cherry Hand Pies
Desserts

Cherry Hand Pies

Your grandmother’s cherry pie is about to get a whole lot more portable in these delicious and adorable mini cherry pies. Have one with your latte for breakfast and you’ll be more than ready to take on the day. IngredientsFor the dough:2 cups of all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting2 […]

Cranberry and Pecan Crusted Rack of Pork
Entrees

Cranberry and Pecan Crusted Rack of Pork

Sweet pork gets an instant upgrade when combined with cranberries and crunchy pecans. Prepare this dish for guests and sit back as the compliments roll in. IngredientsBrining Solution:1 1/2 quarts of cranberry juice12 ounces of cranberry vodka (optional)1/2 cup of salt1 center cut rack of pork, Frenched, with fat and […]

Mini Creole Cakes & Whiskey Sauce
Desserts

Mini Creole Cakes & Whiskey Sauce

Fruit cake gets a whole lot more fun when served along side a delicious whiskey sauce. Wrap decoratively and give as a gift to all of those family members and co-workers who enjoy a party. IngredientsFor the simple syrup:2 cups of sugar2 cups of waterAbout 3 tablespoons of lemon zest, […]