Blue Cheese Walnut Scones

Blue Cheese Walnut Scones | Melanie Makes

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HoneyForHolidays #DonVictor #CollectiveBias The classic flavors of blue cheese and walnut speckle this savory scone making it anything but ordinary.  These Blue Cheese Walnut Scones are transformed into something special by a crown of honeycomb and a drizzle […]

Apple Maple Bacon Drop Biscuits

Apple Maple Bacon Drop Biscuits | Melanie Makes

No kneading.  No rolling.  No biscuit cutters required.  The perfect marriage of the classic sweet and salty combination.  Studded with applewood smoked bacon and granny smith apples with a touch of maple,  there’s no denying that these easy Apple Maple Bacon Drop Biscuits were meant to be a standout!

Roasted Balsamic Rosemary Potato Salad

Roasted Balsamic Rosemary Potato Salad | Melanie Makes melaniemakes.com

My Roasted Balsamic Rosemary Potato Salad says sianara to mayonnaise!  Instead, these rosemary flecked potatoes are roasted with red onion  and garlic and dressed with a light touch of extra-virgin olive oil and balsamic vinegar.  Served warm or at room temperature, this potato salad aims to please.

Sweet and Spicy Quinoa Fruit Salad

Sweet and Spicy Quinoa Fruit Salad | Melanie Makes melaniemakes.com

Full of protein packed quinoa, orange bell pepper and roasted mango and peaches, this Sweet and Spicy Quinoa Fruit Salad is like an escape to a tropical island.  A bit of sweet heat and a sprinkling of toasted coconut finish this salad that’s perfect to bring to your next get together.

Hot Pepper and Peach Cornbread Muffins

Hot Pepper & Peach Cornbread Muffins | Melanie Makes melaniemakes.com

Small cubes of peaches are swirled throughout this batter along with a bit of heat from crushed red chili peppers.  The small flecks of both throughout make for one gorgeous Hot Pepper & Peach Cornbread Muffin and the sweet heat that they bring to the table is amazing.