Tiramisu is the classic Italian dessert. This creamy recipe will make you forget any heartache.Tags: cakes and cupcakes, creamy desserts, italian,
“‘These are Mary’s honey cakes. Cakes for the Queen of Heaven,’ August said.” (from “The Secret Life of Bees” by Sue Monk Kidd)Tags: cakes and cupcakes, southern and soul,
Irish Cream Parfait, a cup of coffee and conversation with friends – doesn’t get much better than this. This creamy Irish Cream Parfait has grated chocolate folded in and is topped with a pecan-toffee crunch.Tags: alcoholic, creamy desserts, irish, st. patricks day,
This German Black Forest Cake, AKA Schwarzwalder Kirschtorte, is made with kirschwasser (cherry brandy.) I have a very dear friend who keeps me supplied with homemade kirschwasser! Thank you Roy!Tags: cakes and cupcakes, chocolate, german, valentines day,
Chin Chin is a Nigerian cookie that is fried. I sprinkle mine with powdered sugar – you can also shake warm cookies in a bag of powdered sugar or sugar and cinnamon mix.Tags: african, cookies,
This layered white cake is perfect for any Sweet 16 party. You can never go wrong baking a homemade cake with perfect icing.Tags: birthdays, cakes and cupcakes,
When I was trying to come up with a cookie that resembles a cotton ball, these cookies were the first thing that came to mind.
These buttery cookies can be made with just about any ground nut. I used both almonds and almond extract in this recipe!
These skinny cookies have white chocolate at the tip to resemble a Qtip.Tags: cookies,
Kanafeh is a creamy, rich Middle Eastern dessert made with shredded phyllo and two cheeses. A sweet syrup of orange blossom water, lemon juice and a pinch of saffron is poured over the warm kanafeh, followed by a sprinkling of pistachios. Take my word, this is one special dessert!Tags: cheesecakes, creamy desserts, middle eastern,