These tiny fruitcakes will bring joy to everyone on your list. For gifts, bake the cakes in decorative paper liners from supermarkets or baking stores, wrap in parchment, and tie with ribbon or twine. | Note to self: Christmas gifts
Pecan pie and brownies combined into a delicious bar--what could be better? These bars freeze well if you'd like to get a jumpstart on your holiday baking; store in airtight container and let thaw at room temperature before serving.
Delicate melt in your mouth almond coconut cookie. Baker's ammonia (ammonium bicarbonate) is also known as hartshorn. It is an old form of leaving that was mainly used before the arrival of baking powder. During baking it releases an unpleasant odor, that does not affect the taste of the cookies. It can be found in drugstores and some specialty baking stores