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Category: sweets

Nut Free Vanilla and Pear Frangipane Tart

Nut Free Vanilla and Pear Frangipane Tart

Nut free vanilla and pear frangipane tart is definitely a mouthful to say but making it couldn’t be any easier. It is so absolutely delicious! The inspiration for this nut free version of the traditional French Frangipane is because I just ran out of almond 

Cranberry Sauce with Sugared Cranberries

Cranberry Sauce with Sugared Cranberries

Cranberry sauce with sugared cranberries is my new favorite way to eat cranberry sauce and it will be yours too once you try it. In this recipe, the sugared cranberries add a pop of freshness to each bite of cranberry sauce, fixing the problem of 

Ricotta Cake- Italian Ciambella Cake

Ricotta Cake- Italian Ciambella Cake

My Ricotta cake- Italian ciambella cake is an Italian ricotta cake baked in a special ring mold. Ciambella means donut in Italian and this baking mold makes this beautiful shape that Italians love to use when baking their cakes. There are many different ciambella cakes 

Rustic Italian Apple Cake

Rustic Italian Apple Cake

Italian apple cake is a very easy a delicious Fall dessert that anyone can make. This apple cake is a rustic cake and not fussy at all. A perfect cake to make for beginners or advanced bakers. Apple cakes that we are familiar with usually 

Apple Pie Streusel Scones

Apple Pie Streusel Scones

Apple pie streusel scones are my new favorite scone recipe. I love scones and make all different versions and I am not kidding when I say this is the best one yet! I wanted to make a new recipe for the apple season. I wanted 

Easy Sugared Cranberries

Easy Sugared Cranberries

Sugared cranberries or frosted cranberries are one of the easiest recipes you can make. They make a great addition to so many things and they look really beautiful. The ingredients for these cranberries are very simple. You will need: sugar fresh cranberries water That is 

Sweet Cherry Simple Syrup

Sweet Cherry Simple Syrup

Cherry Simple syrup is delicious simple syrup that goes so well in so many drinks. For this recipe, we used sweet cherries since they were available but sour cherries would be great too. Flavored simple syrups are one of the easiest things to make and 

Easy and Delicious Berry Sauce

Easy and Delicious Berry Sauce

Homemade berry sauce whether it is made from all strawberries, raspberries, blueberries or a combination like I did here, is the easiest and tastiest way to dress up so many things. Berry sauce is not the same as homemade preserves that you might make for 

Mini Cheesecake Bites

Mini Cheesecake Bites

Mini Cheesecake bites are going to be your new best friend once you give them a try. Good old fashioned cheesecake doesn’t get the credit it deserves and I’m here to change that with these mini cheesecakes! Normally baking a full cheesecake can be a 

Nellie and Joe’s Authentic Key Lime Tart

Nellie and Joe’s Authentic Key Lime Tart

Key lime pie, Key lime tart or anything with Key limes is one of my favorite flavors! It may be because I grew up in Florida eating this all the time or maybe it is just because it is so delicious. Nellie and Joe, the