Desserts/ Sweets/ Snacks

Christmas Fruit Cakes – Tips and more!

Winter begins in November/ December. Wind chills.  Frosty mornings. Frigid temperatures. Naked plants and trees. Heavy clothes. Dampness and darkness. Large gas bills. These are some of the not so pleasant things.

Mulled wine and warm cider. Soups and breads. Christmas. Baking fruit cakes and Christmas pudding. Christmas tree and nativity decoration. Ornaments and icicle lights. Buche de Noel and candy canes. Hymns and carols. Santa and the fire place. Poinsettias and pine trees.  A brand new year and few carried over un-kept resolutions. These are some of the pleasant things.

Boozy fruits

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Desserts/ Sweets/ Snacks

Cognac Cake Balls

I had a few left over muffins and wanted to make something flavorful out of it. Here we go, I made these no-bake cognac cake balls. These cake balls mature in flavor with age. Store for a few days before serving, so their flavors mingle and soften. They will keep well for several weeks. Continue reading “Cognac Cake Balls”