OCLC Research staff are full of holiday spirit and are pinning some festive holiday things to share with you. We wish you the happiest of holidays and a wonderful new year!
Enstrom's recipe for oatmeal chocolate toffee cake. The toffee alone is wonderful!
Hoppin' John Recipe -- make this on New Year's Day for good luck!
watercolor trees w/birds
Click through to see 12 book trees
Buchta (pečivo) Czech Holiday Poppyseed Cake which my mother always made at holidays in huge quantities as just one of us boys could/would eat a whole one...
Gougeres - the perfect thing to go with all the red wine we will be drinking. This one adapted from Julia Child.
▶ Christmas Recipes: Light Steamed Pudding - Gordon Ramsay - YouTube
▶ How to make your own organic (sweet) mince pies - YouTube
Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall does Christmas leftovers ..
Winter Cookies - imprint made using the bottom of a decorative glass. Neat idea!
Such a cute idea!! 1.Lay pretzels rings on parchment paper lined baking sheet. Put one hershey kiss inside each ring (if it doesn't fit perfect that is okay, it will melt). 2.Bake in a 200 degree oven for about 4 minutes. Press chocolate chip on top of kiss. Allow to cool and set one hour. Store in air tight containers!
1.Lay pretzels rings on parchment paper lined baking sheet. Put one hershey kiss inside each ring (if it doesn't fit perfect that is okay, it will melt). 2.Bake in a 200 degree oven for about 4 minutes. Press chocolate chip on top of kiss. Allow to cool and set one hour. Store in air tight containers!
This is our Christmas Eve tradition. Here's the recipe: buy it cooked, cleaned, and cracked. Take it home and eat it (with steamed artichokes)
Two of may favorite things! These Chocolates Are Disguised As Tubes Of Paint
Peppermint Bark - melt 12oz. dark chocolate chips, spread in foil-covered cookie sheet; refrigerate. Melt 12oz. white chocolate chips; Crush 8 candy canes in food processor; add to white chocolate. Spread mixture over dark chocolate; sprinkle add'l crushed candy cane on top. Refrigerate 30 mins., then break apart.
So easy and so good
Mint Chip Sugar Cookies....Grinch Cookies
Christmas Coal -- I know someone who should get this in his stocking!