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  • chocolate-rye blackout cookies
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    Double Chocolate Rye Blackout Cookies

    These superdecadent, bittersweet cookies are excerpted from the Joys of Baking by Samantha Seneviratne, and inspired by Dorie Greenspan’s aptly named World Peace Cookies.

  • coffee cream bundt cake
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    Coffee Crème Bundt Cake

    This glorious coffee-flavored Bundt, excerpted from The Joys of Baking,  is more sweet than coffee and has a gooey, condensed milk glaze that you may have to resist eating with…

  • roasted lemon tart
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    Roasted Lemon Tart

    The roasted lemon adds intense color and mellow, smooth flavor to the lemon curd filling in this dessert.

  • French Toast Muffins
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    Overnight French Toast Muffins

    A true crowd pleaser, this dish offers the best of two breakfast favorites: the classic flavor of French toast packaged in the easy grab-and-go shape of muffins. Since the preparation…

  • Brown-Butter Waffles
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    Brown-Butter Overnight Waffles

    Brown butter and malted milk powder enhance the warm, rich, toasted flavors in these crisp yeast-raised waffles. Make most of the batter ahead, then cover and refrigerate overnight. The next…

  • Orange Olive Oil Cake
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    Orange, Olive Oil, and Rosemary Cake

    A syrup of macerated orange segments and a dollop of crème fraîche embellish this rustic cake, a nod to the Sephardic desserts of Italy and Spain. Olive oil gives the…

  • Chocolate Chip, Cranberry & Pecan Cookies
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    Spiced Cranberry-Pecan Chocolate-Chip Cookies

    Here’s the perfect holiday-season chocolate-chip cookie: loaded with chunks of chocolate, nuts, and dried fruit; a little crisp around the edge; and chewy in the middle. Cinnamon, nutmeg, cardamom, and…

  • Oatmeal Spice Bars
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    Glazed Oatmeal Spice Bars

    Ginger and spice and everything nice, that’s what these cookies are made of. They’re best eaten the day they’re baked. But you can bake the bars and glaze them ahead…

  • Jam Thumbprint Cookies
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    Thumbprint Cookies

    If kids are nearby, get them to help make these cookies. They’ll love poking the balls of dough to make the pocket for the jam.

  • Maple Bacon Ginger Cookies
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    Maple-Bacon Ginger Cookies

    Savory bacon and sweet maple syrup give a modern spin to classic ginger cookies. Just like the classics, these are crunchy on the outside and chewy on the inside. If…

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