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Layers Of Love Chocolate Brownies

Ingredients 3/4 cup all-purpose flour 3/4 cup baking cocoa 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, cut in pieces 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 3 large eggs, divided 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 cup chopped pecans 3/4 cup white chocolate morsels 1/2 cup caramel ice cream topping 3/4 cup semi-sweet […]

Frozen Raspberry Layer Cake

Ingredients 2 (10 3/4 oz) frozen pound cakes, crusts removed, sliced into 1/4-inch-thick slices 3 cups vanilla ice cream, slightly softened 4 cups raspberry sorbet, slightly softened 1 pint fresh raspberries, rinsed and picked over 3 tablespoons raspberry-flavored liqueur Directions Prepare the pan: Trace and cut out a 9-inch circle from parchment paper and fit […]

Sugar Cookie Fruit Pizzas

Ingredients 1/2 cup sugar 1 tablespoon cornstarch 1/2 cup unsweetened pineapple juice 1/4 cup water 2 tablespoons lemon juice Cream cheese (4 oz), softened 1/4 cup confectioners? sugar 1 3/4 cups whipped topping 12 sugar cookies (3 inches) 1 cup fresh blueberries 1 cup chopped peeled kiwi 1/2 cup chopped fresh strawberries Directions For glaze, […]

Nutty Baked Pie Crust

Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 cup ground pecans (2 oz) 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup vegetable shortening, cold 1 egg yolk 3 to 4 tablespoons ice water, divided 2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice Directions Mix flour, nuts and salt in large bowl. Cut in shortening with pastry blender until pieces are the size of […]

Pa’s Pound Cake

Ingredients Cream cheese (8 oz), room temperature 1 cup oleo, room temperature 1/2 cup butter, room temperature 3 cups sugar 6 eggs 3 cups cake flour 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon almond extract Directions Beat cream cheese, oleo, butter and sugar in a large bowl until smooth. Add eggs, one at a time, alternately […]

Dulce de Leche with Hot Spiced Pecans

Ingredients 1/2 cup whipping cream 1/2 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips or chopped chocolate 1/4 teaspoon coarse Kosher salt or sea salt 1/8 teaspoon ground chipotle or cayenne pepper (or to taste) 1/8 teaspoon granulated sugar 1/2 cup coarsely chopped pecans 1 teaspoon butter Häagen-Dazs Dulce de Leche All Natural Ice Cream Chocolate garnish Directions Heat […]

Chocolate Mint Brownies

Ingredients Brownie Base 1 box Betty Crocker® Original Supreme brownie mix (with chocolate syrup pouch) Water, vegetable oil and eggs called for on brownie mix box Filling 3 1/2 cups powdered sugar 1/4 cup butter or margarine, softened 1/4 cup whipping cream 1 package (3 oz) cream cheese, softened 1/4 teaspoon mint extract 4 drops […]

Raspberry Swirls

Ingredients 1 cup butter (no substitutes), softened 2 cups sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon lemon extract 3 3/4 cups flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1 jar (12 oz) seedless raspberry jam or jelly 1 cup flaked coconut 1/2 cup chopped pecans Directions In mixing bowl, cream butter and […]

Cherry Pecan Dreams

Ingredients 1 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup packed brown sugar 1 egg 1 tablespoon grated orange peel 2 cups vanilla or white chips 1 cup dried cherries, coarsely chopped 1 cup chopped pecans Directions In a large bowl, mix butter and sugars. Beat in egg and orange peel. In a separate bowl, […]

Fruity Peanut Butter Pitas

Ingredients 1/4 cup peanut butter 1/8 teaspoon each ground allspice, cinnamon and nutmeg 1 whole wheat pita bread, cut in half 1/2 medium apple, thinly sliced 1/2 medium firm banana, sliced Directions In a small bowl, blend the peanut butter, allspice, cinnamon and nutmeg. Spread inside pita bread halves; fill with apple and banana slices.

No Bake Peanut Butter Balls

Ingredients 1/2 cup peanut butter 1/2 cup honey 1 cup crushed cornflakes cereal 2 tablespoons powdered milk Directions Set corn flakes aside. Mix all other ingredients well. Roll into balls. Then roll again in cornflakes until covered. Refrigerate leftovers. This is a yummy snack that?s great with milk!

Crazy Cake

Ingredients 2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 2 cups sugar 3 cups flour 1/2 cup cocoa 2 teaspoons vinegar 1 teaspoon vanilla 3/4 cup oil 2 cups water Directions Preheat oven to 350°. Mix DRY ingredients together in 8-by-8 baking pan. Smooth out the dry ingredients. Using a spoon or cup bottom, make three […]

Peanut Butter and Jelly Banana Rollup

Ingredients 2 (10 inch) flour tortillas 4 tablespoons peanut butter 2 tablespoons jelly 2 peeled bananas Directions Spread peanut butter on each tortilla, then add jelly. Put peeled banana on right edge of each tortilla, roll up and serve.

Low-Fat Tiramisu

Ingredients 8 oz semi-sweet chocolate, finely chopped (use food processor) 1/4 cup fat-free egg substitute 1 cup sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1 8-oz package fat-free cream cheese, cut into small pieces 1 8-oz frozen light whipped topping, thawed 1 tablespoon instant espresso powder 1/4 cup hot water 1 cup cold water 1 fat-free pound […]

Easy Pudding Cookies

Ingredients 1 cup butter 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 (3.9 ounce) package chocolate instant pudding 2 eggs 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 cups flour 1 (6 oz.) package Baker?s white chocolate, chopped Directions Heat oven to 350°. Beat butter and sugar in large bowl with mixer until light and fluffy. Add dry pudding mix; […]

Chocolate Mousse Three Ways

Ingredients 8 oz. semisweet Bakers® chocolate, chopped 2 (8-oz.) containers whipped topping Basic Chocolate Mousse: 1/2 cup of toasted coconut, slivered nuts, or crushed candy Malted Chocolate Mousse: 1/3 cup malted milk powder 1/2 cup Whoppers candies, crushed Chocolate Amaretto Mousse: 3 tablespoons amaretto liquor Directions Place chocolate in a large microwaveable bowl. Melt in […]

Chocolate Chunks with Pistachios and Cherries

Ingredients 12 ounces bittersweet Baker?s chocolate, chopped 1/2 cup whole milk 3 tablespoons of unsalted butter 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup shelled pistachios 1 cup dried tart cherries Directions In large microwaveable bowl, combine chocolate, milk, butter, and salt. Place bowl in microwave and heat on high for 3 minutes, stirring every 30 seconds. Remove […]

Orange Italian Cream Cake

Ingredients 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened 1/2 cup shortening 2 cups sugar 5 large eggs, separated 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup buttermilk 1 cup sweetened flaked coconut Fresh Orange Curd (follows) 3 cups Pecan-Cream Cheese Frosting (follows) 1/2 cup sweetened flaked coconut, lightly toasted (optional) […]

Christmas Shortbread Cookies

Ingredients 2 cups unsalted butter, softened 4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 1/4 cups lightly packed light brown sugar Pinch of salt Directions Preheat oven to 275°. Beat all ingredients at medium speed with a heavy-duty electric stand mixer just until combined. Place dough on a lightly floured surface, and roll to 1/8-inch thickness. Cut […]

Pineapple Dessert

Ingredients 1 pkg. butter pecan cake mix 1 stick (½ cup) margarine, melted 2 cans(10 oz,) crushed pineapple 1 1/2 cups chopped pecans Whipped topping, optional Directions Grease a 9 x13 inch pan. Spread the two cans of pineapple evenly in pan with juice. Sprinkle cake mix over pineapple in even layer. Drizzle melted margarine […]

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