Category Archives: Dessert

Filled Gulab Jamun in Rose Water Syrup

This is a classic Indian dessert favorite of many. These are dark golden brown fritters soaked in light syrup which is delicately flavored with rose water, saffron and cardamom. Although this version asks for a filling of your choice, it … read more

Loaded Chocolate Chips

No one can resist the crunch of a thick, salty, potato chip loaded with chocolate and crunchy goodies! Fantastic party food and fast to make too! This recipe makes it to the table of all of our parties, no matter … read more

Chocolate Almond Biscotti Recipe


2 cups flour

1 cup sugar

1/3 cup cocoa powder

1 teaspoon baking soda

1/4 teaspoon salt

2 eggs

2 egg whites

3/4 teaspoon vanilla extract

2/3 cup whole or slivered almonds, toasted

1/3 … read more

Tangy Lemon Curd

If you’ve ever enjoyed afternoon tea at an elegant hotel or B&B, you probably know how delicious lemon curd is with traditional scones, cookies, or biscuits. But maybe you thought lemon curd was difficult to make. It isn’t. And not … read more

Banana Pudding and Vanilla Wafers… the Perfect Crowd Pleaser!

Next time someone signs you up for “dessert duty” at the family barbecue, cookout, picnic or whatever other type of party you may attend this summer, consider the old pudding-and-cookies recipe. It’s a gooey dessert that really wows the crowd. … read more

Chocolate is Good for You – Inside and Out

Chocolate has been viewed as a global delicacy for centuries, but only recently, it has been discovered that chocolate contains an array of phytochemicals, considered highly valuable to our health. Cocoa products, including chocolate, are among some of the most … read more