Tag: raisins

  • Whole Wheat Carrot Cake Cupcakes

    Carrot cake is one of my favorite cakes and with good reason! What is there not to love about them? Carrots: Check. Raisins: Check. Walnuts: Check! These whole wheat carrot cake cupcakes are 100% whole grain and made with whole wheat pastry flour. The recipe uses coconut oil instead of vegetable oil and the end result is a super delicate and…

  • Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread

    You won’t taste the whole wheat in this Whole Wheat Zucchini Bread recipe! It’s not too late for zucchini. I just got two massive zucchinis in my CSA share this week. So don’t worry, you can still make this bread.  I’m a huge fan of zucchini bread. Especially zucchini bread with golden raisins. Why golden?…

  • Irish Soda Bread French Toast

    When March rolls around, my mom makes a few loaves of Irish Soda Bread: One for the family, two or three for the neighbors and friends. Last year, I finally learned her recipe. I made this Irish Soda Bread French Toast with it, but I never posted it because we ate it all too fast.…

  • Irish Soda Bread

    According to the Internet, Soda bread is not Irish if it contains sugar or raisins. My tradition is Irish Soda Bread and the recipe I use calls for both sugar and raisins. It was a let down to learn that the recipe I’ve been eating all my life wasn’t authentic. However, I was recently informed…

  • rice pudding with rasins and honey

    Cinnamon Brown Rice Pudding

    Rice pudding is so easy to make I’m not really sure why I waited so long to share it here. The best part about this brown rice pudding recipe is that you can also swap out the brown for white rice, if you are so inclined. I decided that I needed to make some but…