Tag: dessert

chocolate chip, pecan, pumpkin bread

Why not step it up a notch! No more boring pumpkin bread, adding chocolate chips and pecans will elevate this classic seasonal bread! I doubled the recipe in order to make individual “Thanksgiving” gifts for some family and friends! INGREDIENTS: 1 3/4 cups AP flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon …

RICOTTA ORANGE ZEST CHEESECAKE

Now this is a showstopper! Definitely a dessert for your special company! Not only is it delicious, it’s beautiful with just a little creativity and some strawberries and blackberries. INGREDIENTS: 32 ounce ricotta cheese zest from one orange (2 teaspoons) 1/3 cup flour 1 cup sugar 6 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 18 graham crackers …

RICE PUDDING WITH GOLDEN RAISINS AND ALMONDS (EASY)

You can make this decadent desert with items you probably already have! I’ve elevated it with the addition of golden raisins and sliced almonds for crunch. It’s easy and really delicious enough for company! INGREDIENTS: 3/4 cup Jasmine rice 1 1/2 cup water 1/2 teaspoon salt 2 cups 2% milk 1 egg 1/4 cup sugar …

GERMAN-CHOCOLATE RUM CAKE

INGREDIENTS: 1 Package Duncan Hines German Chocolate cake mix 3 eggs 1/2 cup white Rum 1/2 cup water 1/3 cup vegetable oil 3/4 cup chopped walnuts optional:  candied cherries and walnut halves for decoration Glaze: 1/2 cup butter 1/4 cup white rum 1/4 cup brown sugar Preheat oven to 350 degrees.  Grease and flour 10 …

APPLE POUND CAKE

INGREDIENTS: 2 cups regular sugar 3/4 cup butter, soft 1/2 cup applesauce 1 tsp. vanilla extract 3 eggs 3 cups cake flour 1 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. cinnamon 1 tsp. salt 2 apples, peeled, cored and finely chopped (such as Gala or Granny Smith) Optional:  walnuts for decoration and whipped topping for serving. FOR …