Holiday Party

10 Baking Recipes for a Holiday Party

Drew Glover • March 17, 2015
Love to bake delicious snacks and dishes? Love everything about baking? This place is full of recipes and techniques to help you bake up yummy food. Try these recipes and share your own!Date Squares by Anna Olson
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1. Date Squares
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. These date squares are wonderfully quick and easy to make, but are completely delicious. Packed full of orange flavored date puree, and surrounded but a delicious crumble makes these squares crunchy and irresistibly delicious. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
2. Chocolate Almond Toffee Bar
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. These chocolate almond toffee bars are absolutely sinfully delicious and so incredibly easy to make. They are packed full of delicious Skor toffee bits, it has a graham cracker crumb base, and a whole tin of condensed milk; these really are truly decadent. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
3. Strawberry Swirl Cheesecake Squares
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. These decadent cheesecake squares have swirls of strawberry jam and well as a crisp and delicious graham cracker crumb base, making these the perfect treat for any tea party. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
4. Chocolate Chip Shortbread Bars
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. These crisp yet tender and buttery cookies qualify as shortbread since they contain no egg. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
5. Frosted Banana Nut Bars
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. These bars are different than banana bread – they are sweeter and denser, slicing easily into little bites. The orange zest lends a nice nuance to the bars and the frosting dresses them up a bit. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
6. Peanut Butter Blondies
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. Blondies earn their name because they showcase white chocolate, or even no chocolate at all. This peanut butter version is chewy and moist, but not over-the-top sweet. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
7. Chocolate Brownies
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. These are Anna's ultimate brownies, rich, decadent, and absolutely delicious. You will not believe what the secret ingredient is in this recipe, which keeps these brownies especially rich and fudge-y. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
8. Tangy Lemon Squares
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Bake Shop Treats Series, where she teaches you how to create some of your favorite bakery bars and squares. Cream cheese is the real secret behind these lemon squares – they lend richness but also a tang that enhances the tart lemon. It also gives the lemon filling structure, so that it doesn’t leak into or underneath the shortbread base. Making them in a food processor also keeps the work time to a minimum. Join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video to learn all the secrets to making your favorite bake shop treats.
9. Blueberry Streusel Scones
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The crunchy sweetness of the streusel makes this Blueberry Streusel Scone extra special as it goes so well with the sweet tanginess of the blueberries. So try it and you may find yourself sprinkling a little streusel on all your scones.
10. Anna's Famous Flourless Chocolate Torte Cake
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Welcome to Anna Olson's Quintessential Cakes Series! Over this series of 10 recipes, you will be taught all the fundamental techniques and methods to create perfect cakes every time. In the sixth episode, you will be shown how to make Anna's famed Flourless Chocolate Torte, perfect for those with gluten allergies and chocoholics alike. This simple French-style chocolate torte is super decadent and absolutely melts away on the tip of your tongue. Anna tops her cake with candied orange peel, a must learn technique that you will learn in this video. So get ready to get baking and join Anna Olson in this Grokker Premium Video, as she helps you to master her Quintessential Cakes.
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