Posts Tagged ‘Figs’

Gluten Free Cookies: Christmas Fig

I wish I had a fun story about these cookies. But I think the best thing about them (other than their taste – if your a fig fan these are a MUST) is that they are a clear indication that I’m starting to “get” this whole gluten free baking thing. I was really just looking […]

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Cookies: Homemade Newtons

I have always loved Fig Newtons. Always. But since I gave up refined white sugar years ago I haven’t had one. And for some bizarre reason it never occurred to me to try to make them. Until now.

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Brandied Pear Fig Spice Cake

Every fall I buy pears. Every fall they sit in the fruit bowl and don’t get eaten. Every year I wonder, “Why didn’t we eat those pears?” So one year I decided to figure out how to bake a yummy cake with them. My grandmother, AKA Nana, always made a rum cake at the holidays […]

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