Neapolitan Cake Batter Chocolate Bark

All the Neapolitan ice cream flavors come together in the form of an indulgent candy that is just perfect for this Valentines day! Are you one of those who can’t decide on one favorite ice cream flavor? Or are you one of those who love some sundaes that is piled high with scoops of vanilla, […]

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Orange-Walnut Cake

A simple yet scrumptious orange-scented cake made very easily in a food processor. Delicious plain or with coffee. I hate this time of the year! Rain…cold….shorter days…so depressing. Adding to the misery is the produce section, no fruits whatsoever. All I see is citrus (but gorgeous ones though), apples and pears. I certainly spot berries […]

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Tweed Cake with Nutella Ganache

Vanilla buttermilk cake specked with dark chocolate and covered with a silky smooth Nutella ganache. Impress your sweetheart with an easy homemade cake and a finger-licking good ganache this valentines day! Hey folks…you’ll ready for Valentine’s day? Or is it too early? We are one of those procrastinators, who’ll wake up on Feb 13! Very […]

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Turtle Handpies

All the components of a turtle candy in the form a portable hand pie! Dulce de leche and chocolate wrapped in a salted pecan crust…finger licking good! Did you know there is a Costco in Kauai? Well, I didn’t. After we settled in our comfortable room, “can I have some water? All this humidity makes […]

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Christmas Chocolate Fudge

Sweet and silky smooth chocolate fudge with crunchy pistachios and slightly tart raspberries! Incredibly easy to prepare with very few ingredients. It’s a great addition to your homemade holiday treats! Oh my gosh folks… these are incredibly delicious! With all the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping, parties, cookie swaps and gift giving, we can […]

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San Francisco Style Garlic Tater Tots

Addictive tater tots made with Yukon gold potatoes and crushed potato chips and then tossed in a garlicky goodness! San Francisco AT&T Park’s Gilroy garlic fries style. This is pure indulgence peeps!!!! Crispy, soft, hot, spicy, garlicky, salty…. YUMMY This recipe is a far cry from the package of tater tots in your freezer! We […]

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Honeyed Persimmon and Brie

Baked persimmons with honey, walnuts and rosemary and gooey melted brie on top! An easy and elegant appetizer for the holiday parties. Nothing is more luxurious than hot melted cheese!! What if that cheese is melted over sweet fruit and honey? YUMMO Sweet, salty, hot, fruity and a bit of crunch!! This dish is incredible […]

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Cocoa glazed Nutella-Sweet Potato Rolls

Not your everyday cinnamon rolls! A soft, sweet potato dough filled with Nutella and chocolate and glazed with a cinnamon-cocoa glaze. Messy and not-too-sweet rolls that is finger licking good, literally! First things first, make sweet potato puree. Wash 2 medium sweet potatoes, prick with a fork and place on a baking sheet (line it […]

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Malted Milkshakes with Homemade Pumpkin Caramel

An old fashioned malt milkshake with a homemade pumpkin caramel sauce. Milkshakes are probably one of the first recipes that kids learn to master. No cooking required and it involves scoops of ice cream, duh! Milkshakes are basically milk blended with ice cream, so it is a white canvas for infinite flavor combinations. Malted milkshakes […]

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Rasmalai Cake

One of the most delectable Indian desserts is all dressed up in the form of a layer cake! Spongy cake soaked with a saffron-cardamom milk, filled and topped with a creamy homemade ricotta cream. Rasmalai is a chilled dessert that consists of soft and fluffy paneer dumplings soaked in a thick milk syrup, flavored with […]

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