Pastries

pumpkin chocolate hazelnut rugelach

Pumpkin Chocolate Hazelnut Rugelach

Dive into the art of rugelach with Shannon Sarna's new cookbook, Modern Jewish Baker (Countryman Press, 2017). The color of her Pumpkin Chocolate Hazelnut Rugelach is...
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Suddenly Streusel! Our Best Streusel Recipes

Warm and nutty with the perfect toothsome crunch, streusel is the baker’s version of fairy dust. It elevates everything from muffins to pies to...

Rebecca Firth’s Mooncakes

These mooncakes from DisplacedHousewife, Rebecca Firth, are not difficult to make as long as you follow some key instructions. For this particular recipe, it’s...

Blueberry and Bitters Strudels

Consider these the blueberry cordials of pastry. Orange bitters, used as an aromatic flavor enhancer in many cocktails, gives the filling in this strudel...

Oversized Honey Ricotta Strudel

We opted for a creamy honey topping, a thicker version of honey that, unlike liquid honey, contains a crystalline structure that makes it ideal...
Triple Berry Cake Doughnuts

Triple Berry Cake Doughnuts

A cake doughnut done correctly has a tender interior—denser than a yeast-raised doughnut—with a slightly crunchy, cracked exterior. Tiny flecks of baked-in blueberry and...

Bear Claws

Originating in the United States in the mid-1920s, these flaky puff pastries get their name from the oversized claw-like shape. As the dough rises,...
Nutella and Marshmallow Strudels

Nutella and Marshmallow Strudels

These indulgent rounds prove that chocolate for breakfast is here to stay. The final touch, a simple White Drizzle made with milk and sugar,...
Fast Puff Pastry

Fast Puff Pastry Dough

Laminated dough often requires the arduous task of layering and folding fat—in this case butter—into the dough in a continuous loop. We save time...

Our Best French Baked Goods

Bring the art of pâtisserie and boulangerie to your kitchen. In celebration of France’s Bastille Day on July 14, we have the Francophile’s guide...

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Marbled Sugar Cookies

Marbled Sugar Cookies

Erin McDowell, author of the cookbook The Fearless Baker, shared this exclusive recipe for her Marbled Sugar Cookies with us! These cookies are not only beautiful...
Cookie Butter Truffles

Cookie Butter Truffles