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Hula Pie

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Homemade Hula Pie

The signature dessert at Duke’s restaurant in Hawaii (and other locations) is the Hula Pie. This delicious frozen pie is the perfect dessert to share with friends on a warm, tropical afternoon. The base is a chocolate crumb pie crust, which is piled high with creamy macadamia nut ice cream and then …

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Nutella Fudgsicles

Nutella Fudgesicles
Chocolaty fudgsicles were always one of my favorite popsicle flavors growing up. I made a huge mess almost every time I ate one – getting chocolate smears all over my face and my shirts – but since I wasn’t old enough to do my own laundry at the time, that was just part …

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Mango Frozen Yogurt

Mango Frozen Yogurt

You’ll always find frozen yogurt in my freezer, and it is usually homemade frozen yogurt. Making your own frozen yogurt allows you to have complete control of the ingredients that you are using, as well as complete creative control over the flavors that you create! I use thick, creamy Greek yogurt in …

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Buttermilk Pineapple Sorbet

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Buttermilk Pineapple Sorbet
Fresh pineapples are wonderful fruits to have around. They’re a good looking fruit and the fronds can be used to garnish various desserts and cocktails, and the golden flesh is, of course, delicious. I buy whole pineapples on a regular basis and use them to make pineapple upside down cakes, smoothies and fruit …

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Calvados Ice Cream

Calvados Ice Cream
Calvados is an apple brandy that is frequently called for in recipes that use apples, such as apple tarts and cakes, because it provides a way to boost the apple flavor of a recipe. The spirit starts with fresh apples, which are pressed into juice and fermented into a hard cider. …

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