Desserts Recipes

Saltine Cracker Cookies

Ingredients 2 sticks butter 1 sugar saltine crackers 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 (12 oz) pkg. chocolate chips walnuts, cashews, peanuts (whatever nut you prefer) Directions Stir butter and sugar together, cook to syrup consistency (not too long, just until it’s a tan color). Add 1 teaspoon vanilla to syrup. Line jelly roll pan with foil […]

Bacon Cheese Breakfast Cake

Ingredients 1 9-inch round cake 2 s buttermilk baking mix 2 tablespoons sugar 2/3 milk 1 egg 1 (4 ozs.) shredded Cheddar cheese 4 slices bacon, cooked and crumbled Directions Preheat oven to 400°. Combine baking mix and sugar. Stir in milk, egg and half the cheese until well blended. Spread mixture in buttered 9-inch […]

Two-Egg Cake

Ingredients 2 s minus 2 tablespoons cake flour, or 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 butter 1 sugar 2 eggs, separated 1/2 milk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions Sift together flour, baking powder and salt. In separate bowl, cream butter until soft. Gradually beat in sugar, 2 tablespoons […]

Heart Healthy Chocolate Creme Brulee

Ingredients 3 s fat-free half-and-half 1/2 unsweetened cocoa powder, sifted egg substitute equivalent to 6 eggs 2/3 sugar 3 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon mini chocolate chips Scant 1/2 cup sugar 1 fresh raspberries Directions Preheat oven to 325°. In medium microwave-safe bowl, whisk together half-and-half and cocoa (mixture will be lumpy). Cover with plastic wrap. […]

Applesauce Cake

Ingredients vegetable oil spray 1/2 acceptable margarine 1 sugar 2 egg whites 1 1/2 s applesauce 2 s all-purpose flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon ground cloves 1 teaspoon nutmeg 2 teaspoons ground cinnamon 1/2 cup raisins Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Lightly spray 9-inch square cake pan with vegetable oil spray. In […]

Mini Chocolate Cherry Cheesecakes

Ingredients Bottom: 4 ozs. cream cheese, at room temperature 1 egg, at room temperature 8 tablespoons butter, melted, but at room temperature (1 stick) 1 (18.25 oz.) box chocolate devil’s food cake mix Filling: 2 (8 oz.) pkgs. cream cheese, room temperature 3 eggs, room temperature 1 1/2 s powdered sugar 2 teaspoons vanilla extract […]

Cherries And Cream Rice Pudding

Ingredients 5 s half-and-half cream (see note) 3/4 white granulated sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 long grain white rice 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract 1/2 dried cherries (see note) 1 heavy whipping cream, very cold 1/2 powdered sugar Directions In saucepan, bring half-and-half, white granulated sugar, and salt to boil. Add rice and stir until […]

Valentine Scones

Ingredients 1 1/2 s all-purpose flour 2/3 granulated sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder if using Dutch process cocoa powder, or a scant 1 teaspoon baking soda if using unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 10 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted and kept hot 1/4 plus 2 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder, Dutch process 1 egg, cold 1/4 […]

Chocolate Nutty Squares

Ingredients 2 s chopped hazelnuts or nuts of your choice 1/4 sugar 4 tablespoons margarine or butter, melted 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk 2 tablespoons butter or margarine 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 milk chocolate chips Directions Preheat oven to 350°. In blender or food processor, blend 1 1/2 cups nuts with sugar until […]

Lemon Crisp

Ingredients 1 (3 oz.) box lemon pudding/pie filling mix 1/3 butter 1 sifted flour 1/2 flaked coconut 3/4 saltines, finely crushed 3/4 brown sugar 1/2 teaspoon soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 tablespoons water 1 1/2 tablespoons water Directions Prepare pudding mix. cream butter and sugar. Stir in flour, soda, salt, coconut and crackers. Add 3 […]

Love Apple Pie

Ingredients 1/3 cup ketchup 2 tsp. lemon juice 6 cups tart cooking apples, peeled and sliced (about 2 lbs.) 2/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup granulated sugar 1 tsp. cinnamon 1/3 cup unsalted butter or margarine, softened 1 unbaked 9-inch pie shell Directions Blend ketchup and lemon juice; combine with apples. (Note: If apples are […]

Strawberry Angel Fluff

Ingredients 1 angel food cake 1 (12 oz.) pkg. frozen whipped topping 1 (6 oz.) pkg. strawberry gelatin 1 pkg. frozen strawberries Directions Tear cake into walnut-size pieces and scatter over bottom of 10″x13″ sheet cake pan. Dissolve gelatin in 2 cups boiling water and then 2 cups cold water. Allow to jell a little. […]

Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients Cream together: 1 white sugar 1 brown sugar 1 real soft butter 2 eggs Then add: 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 2 s quick cooking oatmeal 1 1/2 s chocolate chips 1 chopped nuts (optional) Directions Stir together and add 2 1/8 cup flour. Drop […]

Mocha Toffee Squares

Ingredients 1 cup chocolate wafers, finely crushed 3 tablespoons margarine or butter, melted 2 teaspoons instant coffee crystals 3/4 sugar 1/2 margarine or butter 4 egg yolks 1 (1 oz.) square unsweetened chocolate, melted and cooled 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 4 egg whites 2 (1 1/8 oz.) bars chocolate-covered English toffee, crushed (1/2 cup) Directions For […]

Black Joe Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 2 cups brown sugar 2 cups flour 3/4 baking cocoa 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon baking powder 2 eggs 1 cup milk 1 cup hot coffee 1/2 oil Directions Blend all ingredients in large bowl. Beat well with egg beater or mixer. Pour into greased 12x8x1 1/2-inch pan. Bake at 350° 30 minutes. […]

One Layer Mocha Cake

Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 1 cup sugar 1/4 unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 to 2 tablespoons instant coffee 3/4 milk 1/4 shortening 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 egg Directions In bowl combine flour, sugar, cocoa powder, baking powder, baking soda and 1/4 teaspoon salt. Dissolve coffee in milk. […]

Mocha Treat

Ingredients 2 pkgs. coconut macaroons, crushed 1/4 rum (add as desired or substitute strong coffee) 1 quart mocha ice cream 1 cup heavy cream 1/2 teaspoon instant coffee semisweet chocolate shavings Directions Add rum to macaroons until a thick, dry, pasty consistency is reached. Press macaroon mixture to sides of compote or individual sherbet dishes. […]

Cafe Au Lait Pudding

Ingredients 1 envelope unflavored gelatin 2 cups 2% lowfat milk (divided) 2 to 3 teaspoons instant coffee 1 (1.1 oz.) pkg. sugar-free vanilla instant pudding and pie filling* 2 egg whites whipped cream, if desired Directions Sprinkle gelatin over 1 cup milk. Add instant coffee. Heat over low heat, stirring until gelatin is dissolved; set […]

Mocha Brownie Pudding Cake

Ingredients 1/2 all-purpose flour 1/4 sugar 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder 2 teaspoons instant coffee 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 milk 1 tablespoon cooking oil 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 chopped walnuts 1/3 sugar 3/4 boiling water Directions Stir together flour, 1/4 cup sugar, 1 tablespoon cocoa powder and baking powder. Add milk, oil and vanilla. […]

Mocha Chiffon Pie

Ingredients 4 egg yolks 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 sugar 1 envelope unflavored gelatin 1 tablespoon instant coffee 2 (2 oz.) squares unsweetened chocolate, melted 4 egg whites 1/3 sugar baked pastry shell Directions Beat egg yolks and vanilla about 5 minutes or until thick and lemon colored. In saucepan combine 1/2 cup sugar and gelatin. […]

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