Category: Desserts

Momofuku Compost Cookies

Ingredients For the Graham Mixture: ⅓ cup graham cracker crumbs 1 tablespoon milk powder 1½ teaspoons granulated sugar ⅛ teaspoon kosher salt 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, melted 1 tablespoon heavy cream For the Cookies: 1⅓ cups bread flour ½ teaspoon baking powder ¼ teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon kosher salt 1 cup unsalted butter, at…

Milk & Cookies Bakery Classic Chocolate Chip Cookies

Ingredients Vanilla Base Dough (recipe follows) 2 cups (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chunks 2 cups (4 ounces) bittersweet chocolate curls or shavings Vanilla base dough: 2 1/2 cups (7 1/2 ounces) old-fashioned rolled oats 2 cups (8 ounces) all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 cups (12…

Salted Caramel-Chocolate Pecan Pie

Ingredients 2 cups toasted pecan halves 1 (9-inch) unbaked deep-dish pie crust shell Chocolate Filling Ingredients 1 1/2 cups sugar 3/4 cup butter, melted 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup 100% cacao unsweetened cocoa 1 tablespoon light corn syrup 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 3 large eggs 1 cup toasted chopped pecans Salted Caramel Topping Ingredients…

Saltine Toffee Bars

Ingredients 1 sleeve Saltine Crackers (with sea salt) 2 sticks unsalted butter 1 cup white sugar or 1 cup packed brown sugar 1 bag semisweet chocolate chips 1 cup walnuts or pecans, chopped (optional) Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Prepare a baking sheet by lining it with aluminum foil and spraying the foil with…

Traditional Fudgy Brownies

Ingredients 2 sticks of butter 2 ¼ cups of sugar 4 large eggs 1 tablespoon vanilla 1 ¼ cups of cocoa powder ½ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 ½ cups all-purpose flour 2 cups chocolate chips, optional Directions Grease a 9×13 inch pan and preheat the oven to 350º. Add butter and sugar…

Caramel Apple Crunch Dip

Ingredients 2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese, softened 1/2 jar caramel sauce 1 (11 ounce) bag Heath bits 6 Gala or Fiji apples, cored and sliced Directions Spread cream cheese out thinly on serving platter.  Refrigerate for 1 hour before continuing. Once cream cheese is no longer soft, pour about half the jar of caramel sauce…

Pecan Banana Bread

Ingredients Bread: 1 ¼ cups sugar ½ cup butter or margarine, softened 2 eggs 1 ½ cups mashed very ripe bananas (3 to 4 medium) ½ cup buttermilk 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 ½ cups all purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon cinnamon Caramelized Pecans: 1 tablespoon butter 2 tablespoons sugar 1 cup chopped pecans 2 tablespoons…

Donut Fruit Brunch Kabobs

Ingredients Glazed Donut holes Strawberries, sliced in half and washed Blackberries, washed Wooden skewers Directions Slice the strawberries in half. Assemble each skewer by sliding fruit on carefully, alternating each fruit type along with the donut holes. Leave open space at the bottom 1/4 of the skewer for grabbing and handling.

Pina Colada Cupcakes

I found this recipe and knew I had to try it, as there’s nothing I like more than a good Pina Colada. On the beach. In Mexico. Ingredients 1 cup flour 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/8 tsp salt 1/4 cup butter, softened 1 scant cup sugar 2 egg whites 1 Tbsp…

Cookies and Cream Cupcakes

If you like cookies and cream icecream, you will LOVE these cupcakes. I was a little hesitant at first because I’m not a huge chocolate cake fan and I didn’t want these to taste like chocolate cake, and believe me…there was no chocolate cake resemblance here. They were pure heaven. Oreo Batter 2 cups flour…