Category: Dessert

Mocha Tres Leches Cake

Posted: Thursday, June 12, 2014 in Baking, Cake, Chocolate!, Dessert, Recipes
Mocha Tres Leches Cake

Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack from Muy Bueno represented Clabber Girl at Hispanicize 2014.  Her time in Miami inspired the flavors of this Tres Leches Mocha Cake.  She writes: “I developed this dessert, because it reminds me of my trip to Hispanicize— it’s sweet, spicy, and fabulous, just like Miami. This mocha tres leches cake is rich and…
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World Baking Day: Celebrating the Universal Appeal of Dessert

Posted: Sunday, May 18, 2014 in Baking, Dessert
Tortona, Italy Muffins & Co.

When you think of baking in Italy, you might envision cannoli and rustic loaves of hearty bread. But Giovanna Coni’s Muffins & Co. is not your typical Italian bakery. In fact, except for its location in the Northern Italian city of Tortona, Muffins & Co. isn’t an Italian bakery at all. Brimming with cupcakes, brownies…
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Makeover An All-American Favorite

Posted: Thursday, May 15, 2014 in Chocolate!, Dessert
Chocolate Chunk Cookies

Happy National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day! If there’s one all-American treat that everyone can, and should, master it’s the basic chocolate chip cookie.  Aside from the fact that they are way better than the packaged alternative, nothing will give you instant baker credibility like homemade cookies. Chocolate chip cookies are a classic, and a good…
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Amaretto-Peach French Toast: Entertaining with the Diva of Do Ahead

Amaretto Peach French Toast

Last weekend, I invited guests for Sunday brunch and then wondered what to serve that could be ready quickly after church.   I turned to Perfect Party Food, All the Recipes and Tips You’ll Ever Need for Stress-Free Entertaining,* from the Diva of Do-Ahead Diane Phillips.  Diane is noted for her do-ahead recipes and having taken…
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Skillet Apple Cobbler

Posted: Thursday, November 14, 2013 in Bloggers, Dessert
Skillet Apple Pie

Skillet Apple Cobbler This easy apple  cobbler will be one of your favorite desserts after you try it! Fresh sliced apples, butter and cinnamon tucked under a crunchy crumb  crust is topped with a scoop of ice cream for a delicious fall dessert. Friends and family will love the sweet-tart goodness of this old-fashioned  dessert, and the best part…
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Add a Little Sunshine with Lemony Goodness

Posted: Tuesday, April 24, 2012 in Cake, Dessert, Pie
Lemon Raspberry Pie

Rich in vitamin C, calcium, potassium and magnesium, lemons have been used as home remedies to relieve colds and sore throats (lemon and honey). For Spring we are more interested in the delightful and refreshing flavors lemons bring to some of our favorite foods. The skin, or zest, is used as a flavoring in many recipes…
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