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Orange and Anise No-Rise Challah Bread

Orange and Anise Scented No-Rise Challah Bread

Orange & Anise Scented No-Rise Challah Bread makes homemade bread a reality even for really busy households. And the leftovers make the best french toast!

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Orange Olive Oil Hamantaschen Dough makes the perfect base for any filling you desire in this traditional Purim cookie

Orange Olive Oil Hamantaschen for Purim

No matter what filling you prefer for this traditional 3-sided hamantaschen cookie, this orange-scented olive oil dough will be the perfect wrapper.

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Chocolate Babka baked and ready to devour

Chocolate Babka: Tasting Jerusalem February 2016

Chocolate babka or krantz cake, is a brioche-like chocolate-studded bread that is making a mainstream comeback – in kitchens and bakeries everywhere!

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A Chocolate Lover's Chocolate Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Let Us Eat Cake: Chocolate Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Let’s celebrate Valentine’s Day, my blog’s 6th anniversary, and my daughter’s 18th birthday with a chocolate bundt cake with cream cheese frosting. Milestones call for cake and this recipe, inspired by a lovely layer cake from the Merry Gourmet, is my idea of a perfect moist, decadent but not dense chocolate cake.

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straight down shot of pistachio snowballs with rose petals

Pistachio Snowball Cookies with Rose and Cardamom: A Simple but Exotic Holiday Cookie

What happens when Betty Crocker meets the flavors of Middle Eastern cuisine? Rose, Cardamom and Pistachio Snowballs, that’s what! A simple yet exotic holiday cookie you can enjoy all year long.

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Yogurt Drop Biscuits

Cheesy Yogurt Drop Biscuits with Bacon

Cheesy Yogurt Drop Biscuits with Bacon – a grown up healthier version of a childhood fast food favorite.

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chocolate nutella truffles

Chocolate Nutella Truffles to Celebrate 5 Years of Blogging

To celebrate five years of of OMG! Yummy, I’ve made you some Chocolate Nutella Truffles with toasted hazelnuts and sea salt. Join the party!

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fig Cocktail

Fig Cocktail Cookies: Surprise Your Holiday Guests with this Savory Shortbread Treat

Surprise your holiday guests with these make-ahead fig cocktail cookies loaded with sherry-soaked dried figs, orange zest, rosemary, and toasted pecans.

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