Desserts & Drinks Archive

  • ingredients 2 C heavy cream 3 T unsweetened cocoa powder 5 oz bittersweet or semisweet chocolate 1 C whole milk 5 large egg yolks ¾ C granulated sugar Pinch of... 0

    Best Chocolate Ice Cream

    ingredients 2 C heavy cream 3 T unsweetened cocoa powder 5 oz bittersweet or semisweet chocolate 1 C whole milk 5 large egg yolks ¾ C granulated sugar Pinch of...

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  • ingredients 1 9″ pie crust, baked 4 egg yolks, beaten 1 1/2 C sugar 4 T cornstarch 1/2 C unsweetened cocoa powder 1/2 t salt 3 C milk 1 T... 0

    Chocolate Cream Pie

    ingredients 1 9″ pie crust, baked 4 egg yolks, beaten 1 1/2 C sugar 4 T cornstarch 1/2 C unsweetened cocoa powder 1/2 t salt 3 C milk 1 T...

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  • ingredients 1 1/2 C fresh lemon juice (about 7 lemons) 1 1/2 C sugar 8 C water mint leaves (optional) directions Start off by making simple syrup, boil one cup... 0

    Freshly Squeezed Lemonade

    ingredients 1 1/2 C fresh lemon juice (about 7 lemons) 1 1/2 C sugar 8 C water mint leaves (optional) directions Start off by making simple syrup, boil one cup...

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  • ingredients 32 caramel squares, unwrapped 5 T heavy cream 1 C flour 1 C oats 3/4 C packed brown sugar 1/2 t baking soda 1/4 t salt 3/4 C unsalted... 0

    Chocolate Caramel Bars

    ingredients 32 caramel squares, unwrapped 5 T heavy cream 1 C flour 1 C oats 3/4 C packed brown sugar 1/2 t baking soda 1/4 t salt 3/4 C unsalted...

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  • ingredients 1 C unsalted butter, softened 3 C sugar 7 eggs 1 T vanilla extract 3 C flour 1/4 t baking powder 1/4 t baking soda 1 C sour cream... 0

    Wedding Cake

    ingredients 1 C unsalted butter, softened 3 C sugar 7 eggs 1 T vanilla extract 3 C flour 1/4 t baking powder 1/4 t baking soda 1 C sour cream...

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  • ingredients 1 + 1 C unsalted butter, softened 2 C sugar 4 large eggs, room temperature 1 1/2 C self-rising flour 1 1/4 C all-purpose flour 1 + 1/2 C... 0

    Vanilla Cupcakes

    ingredients 1 + 1 C unsalted butter, softened 2 C sugar 4 large eggs, room temperature 1 1/2 C self-rising flour 1 1/4 C all-purpose flour 1 + 1/2 C...

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  • ingredients 3/4 gallon wine (red or white) 1 can Welch’s 100% grape juice concentrate 1 can Welch’s white grape juice concentrate 2 green apples 2 peaches 2 oranges 2 nectarines... 0

    Sangria II

    ingredients 3/4 gallon wine (red or white) 1 can Welch’s 100% grape juice concentrate 1 can Welch’s white grape juice concentrate 2 green apples 2 peaches 2 oranges 2 nectarines...

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  • ingredients 2 peaches 1 apple (gala or golden) 1 pear 1/2 C brandy 1/4 C sugar 2 bottles Spanish red wine orange juice directions Marinate fruit in brandy and sugar... 0

    Sangria I

    ingredients 2 peaches 1 apple (gala or golden) 1 pear 1/2 C brandy 1/4 C sugar 2 bottles Spanish red wine orange juice directions Marinate fruit in brandy and sugar...

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  • peach filling 7 ripe peaches, peeled and sliced 1/2 C sugar 1/2 C water crumble 1/2 C sugar 3/4 C flour 1/2 C unsalted butter (1 stick), chilled directions Preheat... 0

    Peach Crumble

    peach filling 7 ripe peaches, peeled and sliced 1/2 C sugar 1/2 C water crumble 1/2 C sugar 3/4 C flour 1/2 C unsalted butter (1 stick), chilled directions Preheat...

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  • ingredients 1/3 C flour 3/4 C creamy peanut butter 3/4 C sugar 1 egg, lightly beaten cooking spray jam directions Requires 3 hours of chill time! Beat together peanut butter,... 0

    Peanut Butter Jammies

    ingredients 1/3 C flour 3/4 C creamy peanut butter 3/4 C sugar 1 egg, lightly beaten cooking spray jam directions Requires 3 hours of chill time! Beat together peanut butter,...

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  • ingredients 2 C half-and-half 1/2 C sugar pinch of salt 5 egg yolks 3 T corn starch 4 T cold, unsalted butter, cut 1/2 t vanilla directions Heat half-and-half over... 0

    Pastry Cream

    ingredients 2 C half-and-half 1/2 C sugar pinch of salt 5 egg yolks 3 T corn starch 4 T cold, unsalted butter, cut 1/2 t vanilla directions Heat half-and-half over...

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  • ingredients 2 3/4 C whole milk 3 1/2 t unflavored gelatin 1/3 C whipping cream 1/4 C honey 1/4 t almond extract mixed berries fruit preserve directions Put milk in... 0

    Panna Cotta with Berries

    ingredients 2 3/4 C whole milk 3 1/2 t unflavored gelatin 1/3 C whipping cream 1/4 C honey 1/4 t almond extract mixed berries fruit preserve directions Put milk in...

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  • ingredients 1 box mochiko (sweet rice flour) 1 1/2 t baking powder 2 1/2 C sugar 1 can coconut milk 1 1/2 C water 1 t vanilla extract powdered sugar directions Preheat... 0

    Mochi

    ingredients 1 box mochiko (sweet rice flour) 1 1/2 t baking powder 2 1/2 C sugar 1 can coconut milk 1 1/2 C water 1 t vanilla extract powdered sugar directions Preheat...

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  • ingredients 1/2 C skim milk 1/2 C honeydew melon chunks 1 C lowfat vanilla yogurt 1 C lowfat lime yogurt 1 t vanilla extract 1/2 C ice 1 C lemon... 0

    Lemon Lime Smoothie

    ingredients 1/2 C skim milk 1/2 C honeydew melon chunks 1 C lowfat vanilla yogurt 1 C lowfat lime yogurt 1 t vanilla extract 1/2 C ice 1 C lemon...

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  • ingredients 1 3/4 C flour 1/2 C Splena for baking 1/2 C splenda brown sugar blend 3/4 C cocoa powder 1 1/2 t baking powder 1 12 t baking soda... 0

    Low Sugar Chocolate Bundt Cake

    ingredients 1 3/4 C flour 1/2 C Splena for baking 1/2 C splenda brown sugar blend 3/4 C cocoa powder 1 1/2 t baking powder 1 12 t baking soda...

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  • ingredients 2 1/4 C flour 2 sticks of unsalted butter, softened 8 oz. neufchatel or cream cheese  2 eggs, beaten 1 can fruit pie filling directions Preheat oven to 375°... 0

    Kolacky

    ingredients 2 1/4 C flour 2 sticks of unsalted butter, softened 8 oz. neufchatel or cream cheese  2 eggs, beaten 1 can fruit pie filling directions Preheat oven to 375°...

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  • ingredients 1 package frozen puff pastry (17.3 oz.) 1/3 C peach spreadable fruit or preserves 1 t grated lemon peel 2 C berries (blueberries and strawberries are great) 1 package... 0

    Fruit-Filled Pastry Hearts

    ingredients 1 package frozen puff pastry (17.3 oz.) 1/3 C peach spreadable fruit or preserves 1 t grated lemon peel 2 C berries (blueberries and strawberries are great) 1 package...

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  • ingredients 1/4 C confectioners’ sugar 2 t ground cinnamon 4 large apples directions Preheat oven to 250° F.  In a small bowl, combine the sugar and cinnamon. Using a serated... 0

    Cinnamon Apple Chips

    ingredients 1/4 C confectioners’ sugar 2 t ground cinnamon 4 large apples directions Preheat oven to 250° F.  In a small bowl, combine the sugar and cinnamon. Using a serated...

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  • ingredients 1 3/4 C heavy cream 1/4 C honey 1 lb. good quality bittersweet chocolate, chopped 7 T butter at room temperature 2 T dark rum (optional) toppings: unsweetened cocoa... 0

    Chocolate Truffles

    ingredients 1 3/4 C heavy cream 1/4 C honey 1 lb. good quality bittersweet chocolate, chopped 7 T butter at room temperature 2 T dark rum (optional) toppings: unsweetened cocoa...

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  • ingredients 1 package of semi-sweet, white or dark chocolate chips 2 pints of strawberries directions Pour chocolate into glass mixing bowl. Nuke at low power for 1 minute. Stir with... 0

    Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

    ingredients 1 package of semi-sweet, white or dark chocolate chips 2 pints of strawberries directions Pour chocolate into glass mixing bowl. Nuke at low power for 1 minute. Stir with...

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  • ingredients 4 1/2 C flour 2 t baking soda 2 C butter, softened 1 1/2 C packed brown sugar 1/2 C white sugar 2 packages of instant vanilla pudding mix... 0

    Chocolate Chip Cookies

    ingredients 4 1/2 C flour 2 t baking soda 2 C butter, softened 1 1/2 C packed brown sugar 1/2 C white sugar 2 packages of instant vanilla pudding mix...

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  • ingredients 2 C sugar 1 C vegetable oil 4 large eggs 3 C grated carrots 1 t cinnamon 1 t pure vanilla extract 2 C flour 1/2 t baking powder... 0

    Carrot Cake

    ingredients 2 C sugar 1 C vegetable oil 4 large eggs 3 C grated carrots 1 t cinnamon 1 t pure vanilla extract 2 C flour 1/2 t baking powder...

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  • ingredients ~ 50 pretzel nuggets 1 bag of caramels (10 oz.) 1 bag of semi-sweet chocolate chips (12 oz.) 1/4 C finely chopped almonds directions Lay a sheet of waxed... 0

    Caramel Pretzel Turtles

    ingredients ~ 50 pretzel nuggets 1 bag of caramels (10 oz.) 1 bag of semi-sweet chocolate chips (12 oz.) 1/4 C finely chopped almonds directions Lay a sheet of waxed...

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  • ingredients 1 package of butterscotch chips 3 1/2 C chow mein noodles 1 C pecans directions Pour butterscotch chips into glass mixing bowl. Nuke at low power for 1 minute.... 0

    Butterscotch Haystacks

    ingredients 1 package of butterscotch chips 3 1/2 C chow mein noodles 1 C pecans directions Pour butterscotch chips into glass mixing bowl. Nuke at low power for 1 minute....

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  • ingredients 1 1/4 C flour 1/3 C sugar + 1/2 C sugar 1/4 C corn meal 1/4 t salt 1 stick of unsalted butter, cut into small dice 1/3 C... 0

    Blueberry Galette

    ingredients 1 1/4 C flour 1/3 C sugar + 1/2 C sugar 1/4 C corn meal 1/4 t salt 1 stick of unsalted butter, cut into small dice 1/3 C...

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