Cooking with Love

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Mishloach Manot - My Care Package


200 gram butter
2 1/2 all purpose flour
2 egg yolks
1/4 cup orange juice
1 TBSP Orange peel, grated
Mix together and form dough.
Cool in refrigerator for at least 1 hour.
Roll and cut into circles with cookie cutter.
Fill with poppy seed mixture, chocolate ganache, nutella, dates or whatever filling you please.
Close to form a hamentaschen and bake till golden.
Sprinkle with powdered sugar.

Nika's Chocolate Coconut Hedgies

The Coconut hedgies

Oreo Fudge Brownies
Tamari's Fudge Brownies (with my Oreo twist)
225 grams bitter sweet chocolate, chopped
200 grams butter
4 large eggs
1/2 tsp salt
1 cup sugar
1 cup packed brown sugar
2 tsp vanilla 1 cup all purpose flour
20 oreo cookies, broken
Melt the chocolate and butter. Set aside to cool.
Beat eggs till foamy. add salt an sugars. Mix. Add the melted chocolate and butter and mix. Add flour and mix ny hand until incorporated. Do not overmix.
Stir in Oreo Cookie pieces.
Grease and line a 32cm x 22 cm pan and pour in brownie mixture.
Bake approx 30-40 minutes at 180C.
Cool completely.
Cut into squares. Brownies can be frozen

Meringue kisses

Kisses with chocolate Ganache

Kisses with chocolate Ganache

1 care Package

Table of care packages

Up close


nika said...

Nika here in Massachusetts, MA (waving from the other side of the earth)

Nice to see others enjoying the hedgies! Hope they turned out ok for you :-).

Happy holidays

prettybaker said...

Hey Nika - thanks for the recipe. They are definately a hit. easy to make and will definately continue making them all the way from the other side if the world...:-)