Special Occasion

Recipes for a special occasion are often extra decadent and extra delicious. For Christmas I love a creamy eggnog pavlova or a cozy peppermint mocha. For Easter it’s all about the lemon meringue cupcakes.

 

There are recipes perfect for any special occasion, ranging from Valentine’s Day (hello chocolate lava cake), St. Patrick’s Day (all the whiskey), Easter, Halloween, to Thanksgiving and of course Christmas.

Festive Ginger Pear Bellini Recipe with ‘Gold Flakes’

Festive Ginger Pear Bellini Recipe with ‘Gold Flakes’

A festive ginger pear bellini drink that is perfect for any celebration – Mother’s Day, Valentine’s Day, New Year’s Eve or any other day! The pear accidentally but beautifully looks like gold flakes, […]

16 Peppermint Recipes to Spark Your Holiday Spirit

16 Peppermint Recipes to Spark Your Holiday Spirit

Cheers to these 16 peppermint recipes, sure to spark your Holiday spirit. There’s cocktails and drinks, there’s chocolate and cakes and everything in-between. Something for all occasions […]

Cupid’s Peppermint Eggnog Dalgona (+ Chocolate)

Cupid’s Peppermint Eggnog Dalgona (+ Chocolate)

Santa’s reindeer Cupid is here with her Peppermint Eggnog Dalgona! It is sweet, custardy eggnog topped with a light peppermint foam, and of course serving it with a candy cane to get into the Holiday […]

Peppermint White Chocolate Cookies

Peppermint White Chocolate Cookies

These Peppermint White Chocolate Cookies are just like extra flavorful sugar cookies! They are tender and buttery, and with just a hint of peppermint. I also like to dip these peppermint cookies […]

Easy Peppermint Patties Recipe (Perfect Edible Gift!)

Easy Peppermint Patties Recipe (Perfect Edible Gift!)

Easy peppermint patties recipe with a smooth and buttery peppermint filling and a snappy chocolate coating. These peppermint patties are always a hit in my Christmas chocolate gift boxes! […]

Peri Peri Cream Sauce (The BEST Steak Sauce!)

Peri Peri Cream Sauce (The BEST Steak Sauce!)

You don’t have to look any further than this peri peri cream sauce recipe to find the ultimate steak sauce. It is comforting with heavy cream and shallots, it is filled with tangy flavors such as […]

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting

Chocolate Coffee Cupcakes with Irish Baileys Frosting to get you in the Holiday spirit. The chocolate and coffee cupcakes are so moist and pairs incredibly with Baileys. These are simple to make, great to freeze (separately) and work for so many occasions. […]

Dark and Elegant Black Swan Cranberry Sangria

Dark and Elegant Black Swan Cranberry Sangria

This Cranberry Sangria is an elegant Halloween cocktail that is perfect as a brunch cocktail for Fall, or even a tapas night as well. I have also served it for Thanksgiving! It is a slightly sweet and slightly […]

Chocolate Orange Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Chocolate Orange Cake with Buttercream Frosting

Dark Chocolate Orange Cake with a dense and moist dark chocolate orange sponge with a smooth and delicious buttercream frosting – also with chocolate and orange! […]