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High Altitude Holiday Breakfast and Dessert Recipes

By Chef Megan Joy / December 23, 2014

I hope everyone is enjoying this holiday season. Only two days left until Christmas! If you’re still on the hunt for holiday recipes, I’ve compiled a list of favorites below. For those of you still seeking cookie recipes, click here, which includes information on our 2013 High Altitude Bakes Cookie Book, as well lists of our […]

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Gingerbread Cake with Orange Cream Cheese Frosting

By Chef Megan Joy / December 21, 2014

The darker, holiday cousin of carrot cake, this cake certainly commands attention when placed on the dessert table. Rich spices and moist cake pair with a tangy, citrus-scented frosting that’s perfect for this time of year.  Zack brought some of this cake into work and said it was gone in a matter of minutes, which […]

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Rum Pound Cake

By Chef Megan Joy / December 21, 2014

I bake cake nearly every week, several times per week. So it’s safe to say that given the choice, I often choose other desserts to eat over cake. This recipe totally surprised me- after tasting it, I kept reaching for more. That’s saying a lot! But honestly, who can resist perfect pound cake? And when […]

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Maple Pecan Butter Thins

By Chef Megan Joy / December 20, 2014

How’s your holiday baking coming along? Are you over cookies yet, or do you have the energy for one more recipe? If you do… this is a very easy recipe. I’m visiting family in Indiana over the holiday, so I wanted to bake up a bunch of treats to hold Zack over while I am […]

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Still seeking more high altitude cookie recipes?

By Chef Megan Joy / December 4, 2014

Then search no further. Last year, we released our High Altitude Bakes Holiday Cookie Book 2013, which contains all cookie recipes from the previous two years, as well as unpublished ones exclusive to the cookbook. The cookbook is an e-book, meaning it’s a downloadable, instant-access book, right from your computer or iPad. And all of your […]

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Christmas Sugar Cut-Out Cookies

By Chef Megan Joy / December 4, 2014

Many of you have been asking for a good cut-out sugar cookie dough recipe. When iced, these kind of cookies are Zack’s favorite, so you can bet we make some variation of them every year. I stumbled across this recipe recently and decided to give it a try. I’m always open to new versions! The dough, while very soft, […]

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Hot Chocolate Cookies

By Chef Megan Joy / December 4, 2014

Have you started your holiday cookie baking yet? If you’re anything like me, I know you probably have a list of the ‘classics’, which everyone in the family will be upset over if they don’t make an appearance on the holiday cookie plate. But maybe you’re also open to trying some new recipes each year; […]

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Thanksgiving Recipes

By Chef Megan Joy / November 26, 2014

Are you still trying to decide what to make for tomorrow’s big dinner? I’ve compiled a list of Thanksgiving-worthy recipes for easy access. I wish you  a happy holiday and hope you get to share some wonderful food this week with the people you love. Also, here are some basic baking substitutions in case you run […]

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Cheesy Biscuits

By Chef Megan Joy / November 23, 2014

This morning we woke up to more snow. Our winter storm warning is in effect through tomorrow, so Zack’s been outside shoveling like crazy. I think he is a little obsessed with shoveling! He claims that he’s making paths for our dog, but I think secretly he also enjoys playing in the snow as well. […]

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Cranberry Fudge Brownies

By Chef Megan Joy / November 20, 2014

Favorite recipes. They can years to find, but are irreplaceable. Your go-to  time and time again. They never disappoint, only continue to impress… The tricky thing about favorite recipes is that they can also keep you from enjoying new ones. I recently discovered this. You see, for a long time I was all about this brownie […]

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