Desserts Recipes

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 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. […]

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. […]

Another Edible Craft With Marshmallows Perky Penguins

Ingredients 1/2 milk chocolate chips 1 1/2 teaspoons shortening 12 large marshmallows 2 (2 1/4 oz.) pkgs. Tootsie Rolls 12 miniature chocolate chips 18 pieces candy corn 6 cream-filled chocolate sandwich cookies Directions In microwave-safe bowl, combine milk chocolate chips and shortening. Microwave, uncovered, at 50% power 1 to 1 1/2 minutes or until chips […]

Oatmeal-S’More Cookies

Ingredients 1/2 butter, softened 1/2 shortening 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 sugar 2 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 2 1/4 s all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup old-fashioned oats 1 cup (6 ozs.) semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup miniature marshmallows Directions In large mixing bowl, cream butter, shortening […]

Chewy Granola Bars

Ingredients 1 (10 1/2 oz.) pkg. large marshmallows 2/3 chunky peanut butter* 1/2 butter, cubed 1/4 corn syrup 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 4 cups quick-cooking oats 1 cup crisp rice cereal 1 cup miniature semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 flaked coconut 1/2 sunflower kernels 1/2 chopped peanuts 1/2 raisins 2 tablespoons toasted wheat germ 2 tablespoons […]

Hoppin John

Ingredients 1 lb. dried black-eyed peas 1 large onion, peeled and finely chopped 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 teaspoon garlic salt 1 teaspoon oregano 5 cups chicken stock 8 cups hot cooked rice Directions Soak peas overnight with water to cover by 2 inches. Drain peas and set aside. In large saucepan, saute onion in […]

Milk Chocolate Fondue

Ingredients 1 (11.5 oz.) pkg. milk chocolate chips 4 to 6 tablespoons milk Dippers: Banana chunks Mandarin orange sections Maraschino cherries Pineapple chunks Fresh strawberries, stems removed Melon balls Kiwi slices Vanilla wafers Directions Melt chips in double boiler (do not use microwave). Add milk gradually, stirring until smooth. Divide mixture between 2 warm serving […]

Cream Puffs

Ingredients 1/2 water 1/4 margarine or butter dash of salt 1/2 flour 2 eggs chocolate sauce whipped cream or non-dairy whipped topping Directions Preheat oven to 450°. Bring water, margarine and salt to boil in small saucepan. Add flour all at once. Stir vigorously, cooking until mixture leaves sides of pan and forms a ball. […]

Cranberry Ice

Ingredients 2 cups cranberries 4 cups water 1 cup sugar or to taste 3 teaspoons frozen orange juice concentrate, thawed Directions Combine berries and water in large saucepan and bring to boil over high heat. Reduce heat and cover pan tightly; simmer about 10 to 12 minutes. Puree berries and water in food mill or […]

Holiday Cheesecake

Ingredients 1 1/4 s graham cracker crumbs 1/4 sugar 1/4 margarine, melted 2 1/2 (8 oz.) pkgs. cream cheese 3/4 sugar 4 teaspoons flour 1 teaspoon vanilla 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 3 tablespoons milk 4 egg yolks 1 1/2 s cranberries 1/2 water 1/2 sugar 1/4 brown sugar 1/4 chopped walnuts Directions Combine […]

Pear-Cranberry Crisp

Ingredients 2 1/2 lbs. pears, peeled, cored and sliced 3 cups cranberries 1/3 sugar 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon 1/8 teaspoon nutmeg 3/4 quick cooking oats 2/3 light brown sugar 1/2 flour 1/2 margarine Directions Combine first 5 ingredients in 8 x 8-inch square baking pan and toss until well blended. Combine oats, brown sugar and flour […]

Classic Pecan Pie

Ingredients 3 eggs, slightly beaten 1 cup sugar 1 cup light or dark corn syrup 2 tablespoons margarine or butter, melted 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 1/4 s pecans 1 9 inch, unbaked, frozen or refrigerated, deep-dish pie crust Directions Preheat oven to 350°. In medium bowl with fork beat eggs slightly. Add sugar, corn […]

Chocolate Mousse Cake

Ingredients 1 1/2 s semisweet chocolate pieces 1/2 (1 stick) margarine 6 eggs, separated 1/3 sugar 2 tablespoons corn starch powdered sugar Directions Preheat oven to 300°. Spray 9-inch springform pan with cooking spray; dust lightly with additional corn starch. Combine chocolate and margarine in small saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring frequently, just until […]

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