St. Patrick’s Day calls for a traditional corned beef dish, a simple preparation but oh so tasty. Leftovers, if that’s possible, make a great sandwich the next day.
Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Cream together brown sugar, molasses and butter. Blend in egg and pumpkin. Mix dry ingredients into pumpkin mixture; fold in chopped pecans. Fill well-greased muffin tins two-thirds to three-fourths full. Bake 15 to 20 minutes….
The addition of bread flour to the dough adds structure, a whole grain flavor and a wonderful rustic texture to this holiday favorite. Wrapped in plastic, then foil, nut rolls freeze beautifully, and are always ready for when company stops in.
For best chocolate flavor, look for good-quality dark or bittersweet (not unsweetened) chocolate with a minimum of 70 percent cocoa solids.