December 2007

The Pistachio Fudge Fiasco

December 14, 2007

Just a moment ago I was looking up the recipe for Nigella Lawson’s Chocolate Pistachio Fudge online and I came across the actual clip of her making it on YouTube. So I sat through it thoroughly enjoying Nigella in all her glory of shiny black curls and smoldering looks when it dawned on me that […]

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Super Top Secret Artichoke Dip (Begrudgingly) Revealed

December 12, 2007

I’m going to let you all in on a well guarded secret. Everyone who has ever been to a party thrown or attended by me has more likely than not experienced my “Super Top Secret Artichoke Dip.” People appear to love this stuff and I aim to please. The dish is always scraped clean and […]

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Erin’s Starry Night Baked Brie

December 10, 2007

In my world a party just isn’t a party without at least six kinds of cheese, and Baked Brie is the best of the best when it comes to pleasing your wine drinking friends. Don’t worry, as pretty and “impressive” as they tend to look all dolled up on your hostess’s serving platter it couldn’t […]

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An Erin Cooks Christmas Success!

December 9, 2007

It’s official! An Erin Cooks Christmas was a smashing success (if I do say so myself). Be on the look out this week for recipes from our little soirée including my super “top secret” Artichoke Dip, Starry Night Baked Brie, Pistachio Chocolate Fudge, and a how-to on carving pineapple lantern centerpieces. If you’re just dying […]

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An Erin Cooks Christmas: Day 2 – Christmas in a Glass

December 5, 2007

Even Scrooge himself wouldn’t pass up this festive cocktail!

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An Erin Cooks Christmas Day 1: Cranberry Orange Dark Chocolate Cookies

December 2, 2007

A Cookie Wingman? Check out what I’m whipping up for holiday treats this week!

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