web analytics

New newsletter coming soon! Sign up here with your email address to get our monthly newsletter, with news updates and seasonal recipes.

Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse

Posted on

Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse
Cheesecake is in indulgent dessert that is always welcome on my table, but cheesecakes can be time consuming to make. This isn’t necessarily because cheesecake recipes are difficult, but because they have long baking and cooling times. This Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse is a quick and easy recipe that will give you a cheesecake …

Share this article

Tres Leches Bread Pudding

Posted on

Tres Leches Bread Pudding

Tres leches cake  is a sponge cake that is coaked in three kinds of milk: evaporated milk, sweetened condensed milk and heavy cream. Despite the soaking, the cake base is sturdy enough to hold up without falling apart, which means that the finished cake is extremely moist and yet not soggy. The …

Share this article

Cafe Con Leche Creme Brulee

Posted on

Cafe Con Leche Creme Brulee

Creme brulees are a popular restaurant dessert because, while they are delicious, they are actually very simple to make and can be prepared easily in advance of service. Since they’re so common, I tend to forget that I can make them at home – and make them much better – than the …

Share this article

Passion Fruit Pudding Cakes

Posted on

Passion Fruit Pudding Cakes
Pudding cakes are sometimes called self-saucing cakes, as a pudding-like custard forms beneath an airy sponge cake while ht dessert is in the oven. I most often make lemon and chocolate pudding cakes, but they can be made with other flavors, as well. Tropical passion fruit is an excellent choice in these individual …

Share this article

Easy Blender Dark Chocolate Pots de Creme

Blender Dark Chocolate Pots de Creme
Pots de creme are an elegant French dessert, a custard that is somewhere between pudding and creme brulee in texture. Traditionally, the recipes call for cooking the custard in a water bath in the oven to ensure a smooth, silky texture. The water bath is what causes many people to skip making this …

Share this article

Coconut Cranberry Bread Pudding

Coconut Cranberry Bread Pudding
I like the combination of cranberries and coconut in holiday baked goods. Cranberries have a bold, sweet-tart flavor that enlivens a wide variety of desserts. Coconuts are buttery and rich, whether you are using the meat or the milk. Together, they create desserts with wonderful contrasts of both color and flavor. This Coconut …

Share this article