Category Archives: Dessert

Sunday Suppers: Spring Chicken Part Two

Here’s another elegant dinner that features chicken as its star. Upside-Down Chicken Florentine Scalloped Potatoes with Rosemary Poached Pears with Chocolate and Wine Sauce

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Apple Cake with Custard Cream

The recipe for this fantastic cake came from The Kitchen McCabe blog. The only change I made was to add one teaspoon ground cinnamon to the sugar in the cake. Well and I used cream instead of milk, cut the … Continue reading

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Tea Shortbread Cookies

Recently we bought some tea bags from a company we had not tried in awhile. We used to really like this tea and felt the high price they charged was worth it. Let’s just say the revisit did not go … Continue reading

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Farro Pudding

By Katherine Greg, aka Rufus, normally doesn’t have much of a sweet tooth, but he finished off most of this dessert without me. This made me happy because normally he can take or leave dessert, which means I do most … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Irish Memories

We visited Ireland in 2010 and really enjoyed the food. Sure we had a lot of fish and chips and Guinness pies, but we also ate hearty oat bread slathered with marmalade, mussels with rich broth, quite a bit of … Continue reading

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Stick a Fork In It Double Coconut Muffins

By Katherine These muffins may be as white as winter legs, but they are deliciously tasty. We suppose one could use coconut oil instead of butter, but we don’t keep coconut oil on hand so we can’t say for sure. … Continue reading

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Apple Topped Coffee Cake

This is a dense cake with a fantastic topping. The recipe was adapted from Pillsbury’s Best Muffins and Quick Breads. Coffee Cake Topped with Apple Slices 1 cup flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/8 tsp salt … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Pass the Grits, Easy on Bourbon

We thought about appetizers and sides, heck even a sazerac, for this week’s meal. But once you eat a bowl of etouffee it can be pretty hard to not go back for seconds, much less save room for dessert. Don’t … Continue reading

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Strawberry-Filled Crepes

Crepes are really easy to make. The finished product can be easily frozen and then thawed out when you want to use them. Crepes can also be used to make an assortment of casseroles or filled with any number of … Continue reading

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A Different Type of Oatmeal Cookie

I have always disliked oatmeal cookies due to the very soft consistency that almost always seems a little undercooked. If you like oatmeal cookies that way then these are not going to be anything like what you expect. These cookies … Continue reading

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