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Chocolate Buttercream Bars

Ingredients Base: 1/2 cup butter 1/4 cup powdered sugar 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa 1 3/4 cups graham cracker crumbs 1 cup sweetened flaked coconut 1/2 cup finely chopped walnuts or pecans 1/4 cup half and half or fat free half and half 2 teaspoons vanilla Filling: 1 3/4 cups powdered sugar 1/2 cup butter 2 […]

Coconut Streusel Muffins With Strawberry Butter

Ingredients 1/2 cup butter, melted, cooled slightly 1/2 cup half and half or fat-free half and half 2 eggs 1/2 teaspoon almond extract 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut 1 cup finely chopped fresh strawberries Streusel: 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 3 […]

Cold ‘n Creamy Tropical Smoothies

Ingredients 2 cups frozen pineapple chunks 1 cup half and half or fat free half and half 1 (11-ounce) can mandarin orange segments, drained 1 (6-ounce) container coconut-flavored yogurt or your favorite flavor yogurt 1 banana or mango, peeled, sliced 1 tablespoon fresh lime or lemon juice, if desired Toasted coconut, if desired Directions Combine […]

Quadruple Chocolate Ice Box Cake

Ingredients 2 cups whipping cream, divided 2 (3.5-ounce) packages instant chocolate pudding mix 3 cups chocolate milk 100 (about 2 1/2 (9-ounce) packages) chocolate wafers 1/4 cup chocolate powder, such as Nesquik® Chocolate sauce Directions In bowl of electric mixer, whip 1 cup whipping cream until firm peaks form. Add pudding mix, and with mixer […]

Frozen Yogurt Shake

Ingredients 3/4 cup milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups vanilla frozen yogurt Directions Put all ingredients into blender container. Cover and process on high speed until smooth. Variations: Chocolate: Omit vanilla. Add 2 tablespoons chocolate flavored syrup. Tropical: Omit vanilla. Reduce milk to 1/2 cup. Add 1 can (8 ounces) juice pack crushed pineapple and […]

Strawberry Banana Smoothie Ice Pops

Ingredients: 1 cup apple juice 1 pint strawberries, hulled, sliced and frozen  1 banana, sliced and frozen 1 apple, peeled, cored, sliced and frozen  6 ounces vanilla yogurt 1 teaspoon vanilla Directions: Put all ingredients in a blender and process until smooth. Pour into ice pop forms or paper cups. Place ice pop sticks in […]

French Rhubarb Pie

Ingredients: 2 cups rhubarb diced 1 cup sugar 1 egg 2 teaspoons flour 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 unbaked pie shell Topping: cup flour cup brown sugar 1/3 cup margarine Directions: In a medium bowl, mix rhubarb, sugar, egg, flour and vanilla until well blended. Put rhubarb mixture into unbaked pie shell. In a small bowl, mix […]

Raspberry Crumble Bars

Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 sticks (12 tablespoons) cold butter, cut into pieces 1/4 cup oats; quick or old-fashioned 2 cups raspberry jam 1/2 cup fresh raspberries Directions: Preheat oven to 350F. Line a 13 x 9-inch baking pan with parchment paper or foil, leaving an overhanging […]

Caramel Frozen Yogurt Pie with Grilled Peaches

Ingredients: 2 pints premium vanilla frozen yogurt 1 (9-inch) prepared graham cracker pie crust, or 8 individual graham cracker pie crusts 1 1/4 cups caramel sauce, store-bought 2 tablespoons butter, melted 2 tablespoons dark brown sugar 6 ripe medium sized peaches, halved and pitted Directions: Pie: Transfer 1 pint of frozen yogurt from freezer to […]

Easy Green Velvet Cupcakes

Who says red gets to have all the fun? Think Green Velvet Cupcakes for St. Paddy’s Day!

Red Velvet Cheesecake

Ingredients: 2 packages (8 ounces each) cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 2 eggs 2 ounces semi-sweet baking chocolate, melted 1 tablespoon red food color 1 prepared chocolate crumb crust (6 ounces) Directions: Preheat oven to 350°. Beat cream cheese, sugar and vanilla in large bowl with electric mixer on […]

Iced Pumpkin Chex® Mix

Chex Mix and pumpkin? Yes!

Peppermint Mocha Chip Cookies

Peppermint, chocolate and cookie dough… What’s not to love about these holiday treats?

Black Velvet Whoopie Pies

Ingredients: Cookies: 1 package (15 1/4 to 18 1/4 ounces) German chocolate cake mix with pudding 1/2 cup water 1/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 cup vegetable oil 3 tablespoons McCormick® Black Food Color 3 eggs 1 tablespoon pure vanilla extract Jack-O-Lantern Orange Filling: 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened 1 1/2 cups confectioners? sugar […]

Nutty Butter Cookies

1 cup I.M. Healthy SoyNut Butter (chunky or creamy) 1/3 cup canola oil 3/4 cup liquid egg substitute 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3/4 cup sugar 1 cup brown sugar, packed 1/2 cup chopped soy nuts 1 1/2 cups whole wheat pastry flour 1/4 cup soy flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 […]

Peanut butter banana bread

1/2 cup butter, softened 3/4 cup chunky peanut butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 cup mashed ripe banana (about 2 medium) 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda In a large bowl, cream the butter, peanut butter and sugar until light and fluffy. Add eggs, one at a time, beating […]

Easy trifle for Mother’s Day

2 Sara Lee Pound Cake Slices, or 2 (1/2-inch) slices from 1 package of Sara Lee Pound Cake 1/2 cup Greek peach yogurt 1 cup light whipped topping, divided 1/4 cup sliced fresh peaches 1/4 cup whole raspberries 1 tablespoon toasted almonds Thaw 2 pound cake slices according to package . Cut thawed pound cake […]

Red Velvet with Love Cupcakes

Valentine Standard or Mini Baking Cups, Heart Eyelet Baking Cups, Cupcake-N-Pix Combo or Heart Silicone Baking Cups 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons cocoa powder 1 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter or margarine, softened 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 2 eggs 1 1/2 teaspoons No-Taste Red Icing […]

Award-winning recipes: Strawberry Shortcake Brownies

Cakes on display at the Pa. Farm Show Michael Zaffuto, the Sykesville Ag and Youth Fair finalist, won the Hershey?s Cocoa Classic Cookie, Brownie or Bar Contest Jan. 7 at the 2012 Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg. Zaffuto?s Strawberry Shortcake Brownies recipe topped 79 entries and won him a $250 prize. Bottom Layer 1 cup […]

Blackberry Streusel Tart

Blackberries and streusel are staples for winter desserts, and this recipe includes both — complete with instructions for homemade Chantilly cream to serve on the side.

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