Desserts 116 results

Grilled Apple Crisp

The first time I tasted this old-fashioned apple crisp, I couldn't believe it was made on the grill. Topped with a scoop of ice cream, the warm heartwarming dessert will earn you rave reviews. Perfect for camping or tailgating, a grilled apple crisp in a foil pack is a deliciously simple and portable version of the classic. I want to love camping.  I really do. I love the idea of settling in around a blazing fire, toasting a couple of marshmallows on the perfect stick until gooey and ...

LECHE FLAN WITH CREAM CHEESE

  Leche flan with cream cheese  is my family’s all time favorite dessert. Every time we're together, this decadent dish topped with the sleek caramel is such a delight to the eyes and to the palate. Leche Flan is a very traditional Filipino treat, very much like a Creme Caramel only sweeter and denser.  It's a rich and creamy custard made with evaporated and condensed milks,egg yolks, and sugar.  The addition of cream cheese takes this standard Filipino sweet to a different ...

Our Favorite Cathedral Window Jelly Dessert

    Cathedral Window Jelly Dessert - I can't get enough of this cathedral window jelly after. This jelly dessert consists of cubed colored gelatin embedded in a creamy mold. My family usually serves this during the holidays, hence the red, and green gelatin. However it doesn't mean you can’t have it the rest of the year. I used a silicone polymer pan however you will use any mold you prefer. Here’s a recipe from Cathedral Window Jelly Dessert. INGREDIENTS Colored ...

Frozen Desserts “Mango Lassi Frozen Yogurt”

    Mango Lassi Frozen Yogurt- Every time I see a mango, I think about the tropics. I think about long, lazy days of swimming, napping in the sun and enjoying eating mango lassi frozen yogurt. I think about full days without any screen time at all. I love fruit that has some acidity to copy yogurt's natural tang. And that I continually use the ripest, most contemporary fruit I will notice. Therefore the bolder your fruit, the better. As for proportions, the recipes here vary ...

Kutsinta Filipino Merienda Recipe

  Kutsinta or kuchinta - If you’re thinking of creating one thing for merienda , do this Kutsinta or kuchinta or perhaps rice cake. It therefore delicious and I’m sure you’ll love. Here’s the recipe for the best,and easiest Kutsinta or kuchinta.   Ingredients : 1-1/4 cups water 3/4 cup brown sugar 1 cup flour 1 tsp. lye (lihiya) water, for cooking grated fresh coconut   Cooking Procedures : Bring water and sugar to a boil. ...

Puto Filipino Merienda

      Puto- I love to eat puto when my friends come home and spend time with me. In the past, we used to play cards and board games. But this year, we are spending time talking or watching movies. Meals are usually long and a fun time. We enjoy eating puto for snack with cold drinks. Click here for puto recipe. Ingredients 1 ¾ cups cake flour 1 cup sugar 2 tablespoons baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt 1 ½ cups water 2 egg whites ¼ cup fresh milk Ins...

Round Up of Star Wars Inspired Recipes for Your Event

Hear we go again!  Another Star Wars movies was recently released.  Yes Disney's Han Solo movie is a Star Wars story, meaning it's not part of any of the Star Wars trilogies.  Instead it's a stand alone movie designed to enhance or explain the major characters or story lines.  In this case Han Solo's beginings.  We all wondered about his early years before he joined up with the Rebel Alliance, didn't we? Regardless if you had the burning desire to learn more about Han or not one thing is ...

Yummy Homemade Valentine Treats – Cakes, cookies, chocolates, and more!

Heart shaped boxes of chocolates and Conversation Heart are the tried and true Valentine's Day gifts we give and receive every year.  This year step out of the box and try making something different. Homemade Valentine treats will be a refreshing change for your friends and family.  Here's some cute Valentine's  treats I found around the web, most of them are easy to make, and all of them look definitely yummy! Image from Crazy for Crust These candy buttons by ...

Snowball Cookies – Without Nuts

Snowball Cookies are also called Mexican Wedding Cookies and Russian Tea Cakes. What I love the most of these cookies is the texture and the fluffiness, not too sweet powdered sugar coating. My mother baked snowballs during Christmas, New Year and other special occasions. Snowballs comfort me whenever I’m sad, my mom gave me those when I’m upset and crying. It makes me feel better and happy. This is my version of Snowball Cookies also called Mexican Wedding Cookies and also called ...

5 Round-Up of Best Italian Dessert Recipes!

Italian desserts got my attention so much because, you know, let's face it, Italian Got one of the best desserts in the entire world. They have their own unique style, texture, and taste that you would probably ask for more if you try one. You will defiantly fall in love with their famous and signature dessert dishes with all the finest ingredients. Travelers around the world dropped by in Italy just to dig and dive –in for an Italian Cuisine. Check out in our link: Tips for Train Travel in ...