Almond paste is a mixture of ground almonds, sugar and a liquid binder (often glycerin, cooking oil or heavy cream). Almond paste is very similar to marzipan, but it is slightly coarser and not as sweet.
A highly rated recipe for almond cake on Epicurious.com involves a combination of ground almonds, eggs, sugar, citrus zest and almond extract. Another popular recipe on NYTimes.com features ground almonds, oranges, eggs, sugar and baking powder.
Easy recipes for flavored almonds include sweet and spicy almonds and smoky and spicy almonds. To make the basic preparations, preheat the oven to 300 degrees Fahrenheit, line half of a sheet pan with parchment, and mix all of the ingredients together in a large bowl, tossing in the almonds last to
An easy cookie recipe uses any flavor packaged cake mix, 2 eggs and 1/3 to 1/2 cup oil, along with any flavorings desired. Bake the cookies for about eight to 10 minutes in an oven preheated to 375 degrees Fahrenheit.
Some simple cookie recipes include cake mix gooey butter cookies on BettyCrocker.com and chewy sugar cookies from RealSimple.com. The BettyCrocker.com recipe requires fewer ingredients since it uses Betty Crocker SuperMoist yellow cake mix.
Some recipes that use sliced almonds include Taste of Home's Stir-Fried Asparagus with Sliced Almonds and Candied Almonds from Food & Wine. One is a side dish and the other is a desert.
There are numerous recipes for making homemade Italian biscotti cookies, such as those found at Allrecipes.com, Taste of Home and JoyofBaking.com. Chocolate biscotti recipes are among the most popular variation of the traditional cookie. Double chocolate is also a favorite, as is chocolate combined
Old World Italian Spaghetti Sauce and Traditional Osso Buco by PICKLEDPOSSUM are both old Italian recipes. The Osso Buco recipe also goes well with Italian sausage or meatballs.
A good recipe for toasted almonds is to mix raw almonds with spices such as chili powder, coriander and cumin, along with 1 tablespoon of extra-virgin olive oil and salt. Transfer the well-mixed almonds to a baking tray, and toast for 10 minutes. This can be stored in the refrigerator for up to five
One of the highest user-rated recipes for sugar cookies on Foodnetwork.com is Linda McClure's chewy sugar cookies. This recipe received 4.5 out of five stars, as rated by 510 people.