Monthly Archives: December 2011

Green Monster Power Smoothie

No pretty pictures, I know, but healthy and yummy none the less 🙂 There are great benefits to eating lots of greens, yes, you all heard it before, but some days it is hard to fit all that healthy stuff … Continue reading

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Chocolate Balls

Schockolade Kugeln – Chocolate Balls – Swiss Christmas Cookies You’re not surprised that a lot of Swiss cookies involve chocolate, are you? This is another no butter recipe. It has an intense chocolate flavor and no added fat (only fat … Continue reading

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Thai Red Curry Chicken ‘Slow-Cooker Friday’

I love Thai food and I am a little bit of a Thai food snob, I have to admit. But I guess it might come as no big surprise, after travelling in South East Asia extensively, and my brother living … Continue reading

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Änisbrötli

Änisbrötli – Anis Bread Cookies- Swiss Christmas Cookies Änisbrötli (or Springerle as they are called in  Germany, but since I am from Switzerland we’re going with the former 😉 ) are flavored with, as the name implies anis. Make sure … Continue reading

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MailÀnderli

MailĂ€nderli – Lemon Scented Swiss Christmas Cookies MailĂ€nderli are one of the quintessential Swiss Christmas cookies. The are just slightly sweet and appeal also to the folks in your life that don’t particularly have a sweet tooth. As kids we … Continue reading

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ZimtstÀrnli

ZimtstĂ€rnli – ‘Cinnamon Stars’ – Swiss Christmas Cookies Another one of my all time favorites are the ZimtstĂ€rnli (meaning little cinnamon stars). Besides being super yummy, and they are really not all that hard to make, I think the fact that … Continue reading

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Basler Brunsli

Basler Brunsli – ‘Basler Brownies’ – Swiss Christmas Cookies Holidays are getting closer and no matter what your faith, we all like to celebrate and in line with that, prepare special foods and treats (Oh yeah!)  We share meals and … Continue reading

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