Desserts

APPLE WELLINGTON

  Apples are such a delightful asset to autumn! So many recipes rummage around in my taste buds, but for a little something special, and unique, I am going to create APPLE WELLINGTON! Using Our Homemade Crust, or any favorite pie crust, or store bought, the apples are peeled and […]

PUMPKIN PIE

  Pumpkin Pie has become a classic American Autumn dessert. All those warm spices that fill the kitchen with aromas we have now come to think of as Autumn, have found their way into every candle, potpourri and house scent for the months that follow summer. Just for the fun […]

HOT CHOCOLATE CUP CAKES

HOT… SWEET… CHOCOLATE!  What more is there to say, other than YUM!  This chocolate cake/cup-cake recipe is my all time favorite. It is moist, rich in flavor, and with the right amount of heat to be memorable. The addition of coffee adds a moistness from the oils in coffee while […]

BLUEBERRY PIE

  Fruit pies are my absolute favorite dessert! This Blueberry pie is delicious year round. When other fruits are in season, such as cherries, peaches, or figs, swap out in place of the blueberries using this recipe, and you are sure to impress your guests… as well as yourself! Makes […]

CORN ICE CREAM WITH PERNOD

  CORN, CORN, SWEET CORN! During the summer months, it seems that roadside stands for Sweet Corn are in every town across America. If corn is sweet, then why don’t we have more recipes for desserts made with corn? Well, we do now! The Corn Ice Cream recipe I have created […]

VEGAN GREEN TEA CHEESE CAKE

How would you feel about having a dessert that is loaded with healthy ingredients? Vegan Green Tea Cheese Cake is just the dessert to satisfy! It’s loaded with nuts and fruit, spices and flavor. Once assembled, it keeps beautifully in the freezer, and takes only minutes to soften enough to […]

CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM

WHO DOESN’T LOVE CHOCOLATE ICE CREAM!! This summer, buy yourself an ice cream maker (about $60.00), and you can have home-made ice cream any day of the week!  This Chocolate Ice Cream couldn’t be easier. Ingredients Makes 3 cups Cacao Powder – 1 cup Sugar – ¾ cup Water – […]

RHUBARB and STRAWBERRY ICE CREAM

  Rhubarb and Strawberry Ice Cream  Although in ancient times Rhubarb passed through the ports of Aleppo and Smyrna for the usage of medicine by the Greeks and Turks, it was the Brits that discovered this non-fruit Herb to have just the right tartness to enhance the baking of sweets. […]

CHERRY PIE

Nothing welcomes in the month of June quite like CHERRY PIE! Making all the components of a fruit pie is not as difficult as you might think, and so we will look at making this pie in two parts:      The Crust   The Filling Yields 1 large or 4 […]

ECLAIRS WITH PASSION FRUIT CREAM

What do you do when you are in need of a fabulous dessert, and store bought cakes, cookies, or ice cream just isn’t going to cut it? Well, I will tell you what… If you keep flour, eggs, sugar, butter, and Me in your kitchen, We Got This!  Eclair, Choux pastry, […]