Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Zucchini keeps the cake moist while a scattering of chocolate chips and chopped walnuts add texture and dimension.

Mashed Sweet Potatoes With Brown Sugar and Pecans

This maple-sweetened mashed sweet potato casserole has a brown sugar and pecan topping that bakes into a crunchy candylike crust.

Asparagus Salad with Sweet Balsamic Vinegar

Asparagus Salad with Sweet Balsamic Vinegar - Boiling the vinegar concentrates and sweetens it, so the dressing doesn't require as much oil to balance the acid. Can be prepared in 45 minutes or less.

Baked Oatmeal

A baked oatmeal recipe using fruit, rolled oats, nuts, and spices.

Cranberry, Apple, and Walnut Conserve

Adding the cranberries in three stages, along with crumbled nuts, results in a wonderful conserve with layers of texture and flavor. The turbinado sugar imparts subtle caramel undertones.

Spicy Peanut Sauce

An easy Spicy Peanut Sauce recipe that can be prepared in 45 minutes or less.

Lemon Tart

There are different ways to make a lemon tart. At Bouchon, the French Laundry, and Per Se, we use a sabayon method, in which the eggs are first cooked with the lemon juice and sugar over hot water, then...

Traditional Apple Walnut Charoset

This is a standard Ashkenazi (Eastern European) recipe, with a little brown sugar added for depth.

Sweet Potato Pie

A cross between sweet potato pudding and a classic custard pie, with a caramelized pecan topping for good measure. You can make this pie without the topping.

Microwave Coconut Sticky Rice With Mango

Make coconut sticky rice in the microwave for perfectly tender results in under 10 minutes. Serve with shredded coconut, sesame seeds, and ripe mango.

Sun Dried Tomato and Pesto Torta

You can make this up to three days ahead; be sure to start at least one day in advance.

Cranberry Pecan Streusel Muffins

Cinnamon-nut streusel tops an orange-scented muffin packed with cranberries and pecans-at every altitude, this is an unbeatable combination.

Peanut Dipping Sauce

This recipe was created to accompany Chicken Sates with Peanut Dipping Sauce .