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Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars \\ Sweet Laurel

Chocolate Pecan Pie Bars feat. Diamond of California Heirloom Reserve Pecan I was simply elated when Diamond of California asked me to create a few recipes using their delicious California Heirloom Reserve nuts. Their high quality nuts are a baking favorite of mine, and it’s no wonder they’re a century-old producer of specialty nuts. To kick […]

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Kiss Cookies \\ Sweet Laurel

Kiss Cookies These Kiss Cookies are a fall favorite! Peanut Butter cookies are one of the ultimate classics. However, peanuts are inflammatory for many people, so this recipe keeps the chewy, nutty flavor without the nuts. Sunflower seed butter is creamier and lighter than peanut butter and the chocolate ganache center makes these absolutely heavenly! […]

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Cherry Pie \\ Sweet Laurel

Cherry Pie My dad’s favorite pie in the world is Cherry Pie, and with a birthday like June 30, you better believe I’ve made him this pie every birthday for as long as I can remember! As we head into the peak of cherry season, let this treat be part of your summer celebrations. If […]

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Best Sweet Potato Fries Ever \\ Sweet Laurel

I tricked Nick with these fries. He used to think sweet potatoes were one the nastiest things ever (can you imagine?). Now these fries are his side of choice. A few years into our marriage and I had enough with the anti-sweet potato antics. I decided to make a batch of fries using white sweet […]

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