Here are the recipes by type and course. For a chronological index, please see the bottom of the page.

Breads and biscuit-ish things

Bill Granger's Coconut Bread
Bittersweet Chocolate Scone
Chocolate Olive Oil Zucchini Bread 
Dorie Greenspan's Bubble-topped Brioche
Fig and Walnut Crisps 
Garlic and Herb Breadsticks
Ina Garten's Honey White Bread
Julia Child's Classic White Bread Our Way
Mixed Flour Buttermilk Scones with Cranberries and Almonds
Pane Integrale (whole wheat no knead bread)
Spiced Pumpkin Scones 
Sugar Buns
Whole Wheat Pastry Crust

Sugared Cream Scones
Yogurt Banana Bread

Breakfast

Apple Cranberry Granola Bars
Baked oatmeal with blueberries and banana
Banana Cranberry Bran Muffins 
Berried Breakfast Batter-style Cobbler
Bittersweet Chocolate Scones
 
Blueberry Peach Sour Cream Crumb Cake 
Bubble-topped Brioche from Dorie Greenspan
Camino's Egg Baked in Cream 
Chocolate Krantz Cakes (babka) from Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi
Irish-ish soda bread
Irish soda bread pudding with raisin jam 
Kentucky Hot Brown on a Biscuit
Marty Curtis' Eggs Benedict with Melted Brie and Asparagus
Mixed Wheat Buttermilk Scones with Cranberries and Almonds
Oatmeal with Sultanas and Spice
Raspberry Peach Crumb Cake
Raspberry Swirl Banana Muffins
Spiced Pillow Pancakes
Spiced Pumpkin Scones
Steel-cut oatcakes with the quickest strawberry sauce
Sugar Buns 
Sugared Cream Scones
Tony de Luca's Blueberry Beignets
Yeasted Banana Bread Waffles
Yogurt Banana Bread

All manner of cakes and cakey breads

Almond Butter Cake with Cherries
Beatty's Chocolate Cake from Ina Garten
Bill Granger's Coconut Bread
Buttermilk Pudding Cake with Maple Sugar Peaches
Caramel Self-saucing Walnut Puddings
Cinnamon Walnut Mud Cake 
Chocolate Krantz Cakes (babka) from Yotam Ottolenghi and Sami Tamimi
Coconut Cream Icebox Cake
Favourite Berry Cake
 
Hazelnut and Strawberry Celebration Cake
Martha Stewart's One Bowl Chocolate Cupcakes
 (from Martha Stewart's Baking Handbook)
Martha Stewart's One Bowl Chocolate Cupcakes (from Martha Stewart's Cupcakes)
Mocha Icebox Cake
Mom's Birthday Carrot Cake
Nigella Lawson's Chocolate Cloud Cake
Old-fashioned Coconut Layer Cake
Raspberry Peach Crumb Cake 
Strawberry Icebox Cake
Tangerine Almond Cake
Walnut Cake with Apple-Fig Compote
White Chocolate Almond Cake
Yogurt Banana Bread

Cookies

Alice Medrich's No-No Nanaimo Bars
Almond Toffee Oatmeal Cookies
Anna Olson's Chocolate Almond Toffee Bars 
Atta Biscuits
Blackberry Cream Pie with Cookie Crust
Chez Panisse Gingersnaps
Chockablock Cheesecake Squares
Oat and Nut Date Squares 
Oatmeal Ice Cream Sandwiches by Sara Forte
Dark Chocolate-chunk Oatmeal Cookies with Pecans and Dried Cherri
es
Holiday Palmiers 
Honeyed Rosemary Shortbread
Ina Garten's Jam Thumbprints
Martha Stewart's Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars
Martha Stewart's Milk Chocolate Cookies
Soft and Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies
Soft and Chewier Peanut Butter Cookies
White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies

Desserts and sweets

Anna Olson's Chocolate Almond Toffee Bars
Apple Cider Caramels with Chai Masala (adapted from Deb Perelman)
Applesauce Cake
Apple and Goat's Cheese Tartlets with Thyme Honey
Apple and Mixed Berry Crumble
Arborio Rice Pudding with Calvados and Cinnamon Caramel
Beatty's Chocolate Cake from Ina Garten 
Berried Breakfast Batter-style Cobbler
Bittersweet Chocolate Cake
Blackberry Tart with Pistachio Crust
Brown Butter Plum Cobbler 
Bumbleberry Frozen Yogurt
Buttermilk Pudding Cake with Maple Sugar Peaches
Cardamom-flavoured Chocolate Crème Caramel
Cinnamon Walnut Mud Cake
Chockablock Cheesecake Squares
Chocolate Pots de Crème
Crumbled Cookie ice Cream with Espresso Caramel
Condensed Milk Ice Cream
Dorie Greenspan's Banana Cream Pie
Double Chocolate Layer Cake from Epicurious (by Ed Kasky) 
Espresso and Chocolate Fondants
Fergus Henderson's Chocolate Ice Cream
Fluffy Vanilla Marshmallows, two ways
Frozen Raspberry Eton Mess
Grapefruit and Lemon Tart with Shortbread Crust
Grilled Strawberries with Pimm's and Vanilla Ice Cream
Holiday Palmiers
Honey Poached Peaches
Icewine Gelée with Yogurt Mousse and Plums
Ina Garten's Jam Thumbprints 
Icewine Strawberries in Sweet Wonton Cones
Jamie Oliver's Bloomin' Brilliant Brownies

Irish soda bread pudding with raisin jam 
Layered Peppermint Crunch Bark
Maple Walnut Custard Pie
Martha Stewart's One Bowl Chocolate Cupcakes
Mocha Icebox Cake
Mom's Birthday Carrot Cake
My Idea of a Classic Cheesecake 
Oatmeal Ice Cream Sandwiches by Sara Forte 
Peaches Soaked in Vanilla Wine
Raspberry Peach Crumb Cake 
Simple, Quick Chocolate Sauce
Soft and Chewy Peanut Butter Cookies

Soft and Chewier Peanut Butter Cookies
Sour Cream and Peach Crisp
Spicy Sweet Caramel Corn
Strawberry Swirl Ice Cream
Tangerine Almond Cake 
Tony de Luca's Blueberry Beignets
Walnut Cake with Apple-Fig Compote
Yogurt Banana Bread

Drinks and sips

Frothy Indian Coffee
Giada De Laurentiis' Spiced Americano with Cinnamon Whipped Cream
Lime Ginger Iced Tea
Our Hot Chocolate
Rhubarb Syrup

Fish and Seafood

Le Grand Aïoli
Linguine with Crab and Artichokes
Luisa's Meatballs for New Mothers from Luisa Weiss

Meat

Jamón and Ricotta Pizza with Rocket Salad 
Jeffery Alford and Naomi Duguid's Mongolian Lamb Patties 
Luisa's Meatballs for New Mothers from Luisa Weiss 

Pasta

Creamy Mushroom and Asparagus Papardelle
Ben's Tomato and Herb Spaghetti
Eric Akis' Skillet Macaroni and Cheese
Linguine with Crab and Artichokes
Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Brussels Sprouts and Walnuts

Poultry and eggs

Camino's Egg Baked in Cream
Eggs and Shaved Brussel Sprout Salad
Potato and Egg Tarts
My Grandmother's Scrambled Eggs
Sweet Corn and White Cheddar Soufflé, with Herbs and Chili 

Soups

Chorizo and Lentil Soup
My Mother's Vaguely-Asian Chicken Corn Soup
The Real Mushroom Soup from Jamie Oliver 
Roasted Asparagus Soup 
Roasted Cauliflower and Leek Soup with Pea Shoot and Almond Pesto from Aran Goyaga
Spring Pea Soup

Salads

Blueberry Corn Salad 
Chickpea Salad with Sundried Tomatoes, Feta and a Fistful of Herbs 
Fig, Prosciutto and Goat's Cheese Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette      
Salad of Frisée, Apples and Parmesan 
Spring Salmon Salad with Roasted Asparagus
The Iceberg Wedge    

Sides, savoury sauces and condiments

Bread and Butter Pickled Summer Squash
Brown Rice for a March Evening
 (brown rice salad)
Cranberry Chutney  
Classic Potato Gratin from David Tanis
Garlic Fries with Mustard and Horseradish Mayonnaise 
Garlicky Red Chili Hot Sauce by Melissa Clark
Ina Garten's Maple Roasted Butternut Squash
Jammy Roasted Onions
Kale with walnuts and cranberries
Lemon and Parsley Sauce (rustic salsa verde)
Mark Bittman's Tomato Jam
My Father's Eggplant Spread  
Oven Dried Tomatoes
Roasted Asparagus with Toasted Breadcrumbs
Roasted eggplant and pepper relish
Roasted Cauliflower with Cumin and Coriander Butter  
Romesco and Grilled Leeks
Sautéed Savoy cabbage with apples
Spring Vegetables with Green Goddess Pesto
Vegetarian Bolognese

Snacks, sandwiches and nibbles

Apple and Goat's Cheese Tartlets with Thyme Honey
Apple Cranberry Granola Bars
Bruschetta with Tomato Salad and Chèvre
Garlic Fries with Mustard and Horseradish Mayonnaise
Indian Onion Fritters (Pakoras)Indian Onion Fritters (Pakoras)
Little Quinoa Patties from Heidi Swanson
Mushrooms on Toast from Jamie Oliver
Pan Bagnat
Pea and Ricotta Crostini
Rosemary and Thyme Roasted Pecans
Smoked Salmon and Tomato Salad Tartine
Spiced Pumpkin Scones
Union Popcorn
Zucchini Fritters

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