Tag Archives: Dessert

Frozen Rainbow Chiffon Cake: Someone Attempted it!

You may remember this infamous cake that nearly wrecked me.  Well, despite my warnings, blog reader Julia, not only attempted it, but made it successfully!  In my original post (following) I stated that I would send a prize to anyone … Continue reading

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Pink Grapefruit Meringue Pie

Here is a  little twist on lemon meringue using those gorgeous pink grapefruits that are at the height of their season right now. One frustration I have with meringue pies is that the meringue tends to weep and causes the … Continue reading

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Candied Apples

You just bought way more apples than you needed at the farmer’s market this weekend.  You need to make these! cooking spray 2 C. sugar 3/4 C. water 1/2 C. light corn syrup 1 cinnamon stick 10 drops red food … Continue reading

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Mini Key Lime Cheesecakes

I love mini, single-serve desserts for entertaining.  It’s so nice to have a tray of cupcakes or pots of chocolate mousse to quickly pass around the table.  No cutting, no scooping, no mess.  These key lime cheesecakes are the latest … Continue reading

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Brennan’s Infamous Frozen Rainbow Chiffon Cake – DO NOT ATTEMPT!

This is one of my most popular posts- Happy Birthday Brennan! This cake is amazing.  This cake is beautiful.  It’s like eating sorbet, but light and fluffy, like a cloud.  This cake will move people to sing your praises.  People … Continue reading

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Butterscotch Pudding with Caramelized Bananas

I was inspired to make this after tasting the Caramelized Banana Ice Cream at our neighborhood ice cream parlor, Cloud City Ice Cream. If you’ve never been, I really encourage you to go (no reason to make the trek to Salt and … Continue reading

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Almost Instant Strawberry Sorbet

This went from whole berries to soft-serve in about 20 minutes.  When the local Oregon strawberries come into town I always buy too many and then they sit in the fridge and after a couple of days begin to wrinkle. … Continue reading

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