Desserts Recipes

Cappuchino Bon Bons

Ingredients 1 (19.8 oz.) pkg. fudge brownie mix 2 eggs 1/3 water 1/3 cup cooking oil 1 1/2 tablespoons instant coffee powder 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon whipped topping cinnamon Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Place 2-inch foil cupcake liners on cookie sheet. Combine brownie mix, eggs, water, oil, instant coffee and cinnamon. Stir with spoon […]

Cappuchino Cookies

Ingredients 1 1/4 s light brown sugar, firmly packed 1 cup shortening 2 eggs 1/4 light corn syrup or regular pancake syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 teaspoon rum extract 2 tablespoons instant espresso or coffee powder 3 cups all-purpose flour 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg chocolate […]

Lemony Cuke Cake

Ingredients 1 medium cucumber, diced 2 medium plum tomatoes, seeded and diced 1/2 minced fresh parsley 1/2 minced fresh cilantro 1/4 onion, finely chopped 1/4 lemon juice 1/4 olive oil 1 tablespoon lemon peel, grated 1 garlic clove, minced 1/2 teaspoons seasoned salt 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper 1 whole pita bread, cut into small […]

Chocolate Layer Cake

Ingredients 1/4 shortening 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 baking cocoa 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 milk Frosting 1/2 butter, softened 2 1/2 s confectioners? sugar 1/2 baking cocoa 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 to 3 tablespoons hot water Directions […]

Cappuchino Biscotti

Ingredients 2 cups flour 2 envelopes cappuccino mix 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 butter or margarine, softened 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup chopped nuts Directions Heat oven to 325°. Mix flour, cappuccino, baking powder and salt. Beat butter, sugar, eggs and vanilla in large bowl with electric […]

Triple Chocolate Bundles

Ingredients 3 tablespoons semisweet chocolate chips 3 tablespoons vanilla or white chips 3 tablespoons milk chocolate chips 1 (8 oz.) tube refrigerated crescent rolls confectioners? sugar, optional Directions In small bowl, combine semisweet chocolate, vanilla and milk chocolate chips. Separate crescent dough into 8 triangles. Place triangles on work surface with short edge toward you. […]

Blueberry-Peach Crumble

Ingredients 4 to 6 peaches 1 box blueberries, fresh or frozen 1 lemon 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/3 to 1/2 cup butter 1 cup brown sugar, divided 1/2 flour 1/2 rolled oats (if you don?t have rolled oats, replace with 1/2 cup flour) Directions Peel and cut peaches into morsels. Add to bowl with blueberries. Add […]

Tofu Cheesecake

Ingredients 4 ozs. whole wheat honey graham crackers 3 tablespoons olive oil (preferable) or margarine at room temperature 1 cup pineapple juice 2 tablespoons gelatin or agar-agar 1 lb. soft tofu 5 tablespoons honey 6 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 tablespoon grated lemon peel 1 teaspoon candied ginger, minced Directions Preheat oven to 350°. […]

Golden Pecan Bars

Ingredients 1 pkg. yellow cake mix (pudding-added version) 1/3 margarine or butter, softened 1 cup ground or finely chopped pecans 1 cup powdered sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 4 egg whites 1/2 chopped pecans Directions Heat oven to 350°. Grease 9×13 pan. In large bowl, combine cake mix and margarine at low speed until crumbly. […]

Overnight Coffee Cake

Ingredients 2/3 shortening 1/2 brown sugar 2 cups flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 2 teaspoons powdered milk 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 cup white sugar 2 eggs 1 cup buttermilk 1 teaspoon soda 1/2 teaspoon salt Directions Cream shortening and sugar. Add eggs and beat until fluffy. Sift together dry ingredients and add alternately with buttermilk. […]

Microwave Pecan Pralines

Ingredients 1 box brown sugar 1/2 pint heavy whipping cream Microwave for 13 minutes on HIGH in a 5 quart container. ADD: 2 tablespoons of butter 2 cups of pecan halves 1 teaspoon of vanilla Directions Mix and drop by spoonfuls onto aluminum foil. Let cool and start eating. Barbara Galland

Chocolate Pecan Bars (Makes 24 To 36 Bars)

Ingredients 1 1/4 s unsifted flour 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 1/3 unsweetened cocoa 1 cup cold margarine or butter 1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk (NOT evaporated milk) 1 egg 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cups chopped pecans Directions Preheat oven to 350°. (325° for glass dish). In large bowl, combine flour, sugar and […]

Butterscotch Egg Pudding

Ingredients 2 cups milk 3 cups soft bread crumbs made from enriched white bread 1/4 butter 1/2 dark brown sugar 3 eggs 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/2 seedless raisins Directions Place milk in top of double boiler and scald over rapidly boiling water. Remove from heat and add bread crumbs. Mix well. Add […]

Peanut Butter Oat Bars

Ingredients 2/3 butter or margarine, melted 1/4 peanut butter 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1/4 light corn syrup 1/4 teaspoon vanilla 4 cups quick oats Topping: 1 cup milk chocolate chips 1/2 butterscotch bits 1/3 peanut butter Directions Mix all ingredients together. Pour into greased 9×13 pan. Bake at 400° 12 to 14 minutes. ToppingMelt […]

Chocolate Peanut Butter Eggs

Ingredients 1/2 butter 1 lb. powdered sugar 1 1/2 creamy peanut butter 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 tablespoons shortening 1 (6 oz.) pkg. milk chocolate chips Directions Mix butter, powdered sugar, peanut butter and vanilla in large mixing bowl. Form dough-like mixture in small egg-shaped balls. Place balls on big cookie sheet and chill one hour. […]

Potato Chip Cookies

Ingredients 1 lb. margarine or butter 1 cup sugar 1 cup potato chips, crushed 2 teaspoons vanilla 3 1/2 s flour 1/2 chopped nuts, optional Directions Blend shortening, sugar and vanilla together.; add crushed potato chips. Mix in flour and nuts. Form into small balls; crush with fork. Bake on ungreased cookie sheets at 350° […]

Flourless Almond-Chocolate Cake

Ingredients 1/2 lb. semisweet chocolate, coarsely chopped 10 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) butter, cut into small pieces 1 (8 oz.) can almond paste 3 tablespoons confectioners? sugar plus 1 tablespoon for garnish 3/4 granulated sugar 4 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/3 Dutch-processed cocoa powder OR regular unsweetened cocoa powder 16 blanched […]

Creamy Whipped Topping

Ingredients 1 cup evaporated skim milk 1 tablespoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla Directions Chill bowl and beaters and evaporated skim milk. Whip evaporated milk until peaks form when you lift the beaters away from the mixture. Add sugar and vanilla and mix well. For firmer topping, add one and one-half tsp. unflavored gelatin, dissolved in […]

Peanut Butter Milk Shakes

Ingredients 1 pint vanilla or chocolate ice cream 1/2 to 3/4 cup milk 2 tablespoons peanut butter Directions Place ice cream, milk and peanut butter in blender container. Cover and blend until smooth. Serve immediately.

Peanut Clusters

Ingredients 1/2 lb. vanilla-flavored confectioners? coating, cut up 1 (6 oz.) pkg. (1 cup) semisweet chocolate pieces 2 cups peanuts or cashews Directions In heavy medium saucepan, melt confectioners? coating and chocolate pieces over low heat, stirring constantly. Stir in peanuts or cashews. Drop mixture from teaspoon onto baking sheet lined with waxed paper. Chill […]

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