Raspberry Butter Cream Frosting

 Posted by at 6:00 am on December 27, 2013  Comments Off on Raspberry Butter Cream Frosting
Dec 272013
 
Raspberry Butter Cream Frosting

Besides this being the perfect way to eat a cupcake, I’m debuting a new butter cream frosting. I’ve been having so much fun with freeze dried fruits and vegetables. This butter cream frosting is made with raspberries. And once you let this frosting stand, the freeze dried fruit becomes fresh tasting and in texture as […]

Rosemary Pine Nut Tart

 Posted by at 6:00 am on December 23, 2013  Comments Off on Rosemary Pine Nut Tart
Dec 232013
 
Rosemary Pine Nut Tart

Rosemary Pine Nut Tart 3 eggs, beaten 1 cup brown sugar 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 cup pine nuts, toasted Pinch of salt 1 sprig of fresh rosemary 1 cup whipped cream 1 10″ ready made pie crust Line your 9″ spring form pan with the pie crust, allowing the excess up the sides. Whisk […]

Triple Chocolate Peppermint Trifle on Studio 5

 Posted by at 9:05 pm on December 19, 2013  2 Responses »
Dec 192013
 
Triple Chocolate Peppermint Trifle on Studio 5

I had so much fun on Studio 5 today…. showing you my new favorite holiday trifle. Here’s the link to watch the segment, and here’s the recipe below. My mom sent me a text after the show and asked me to make it for our Christmas party. I’m so excited to make it again!!! Happy […]

Citrus Cranberry Tart

 Posted by at 6:00 am on December 19, 2013  2 Responses »
Dec 192013
 
Citrus Cranberry Tart

Simple recipes are what I’m after. I had a leftover bottle (about 2 cups) of homemade cranberry jelly left over from Thanksgiving. I simply couldn’t wait until next year to eat it either. I added 1 tbsp. of grated orange peel to the cranberry and 1/2 tsp. of cinnamon. Then I spread it onto a […]

Egg Nog Cheesecake from 101 Gourmet Desserts for the Holidays

 Posted by at 3:21 pm on December 14, 2013  Comments Off on Egg Nog Cheesecake from 101 Gourmet Desserts for the Holidays
Dec 142013
 
 Egg Nog Cheesecake from 101 Gourmet Desserts for the Holidays

I always get so excited when the holidays arrive. Egg Nog is one of the first signs I see at the grocery store that make me smile. Have you ever made your own Egg Nog? I have a great recipe for that….. but here’s my version of a no bake cheesecake, with all the great […]