Category Archives: Summer Desserts

The Best Ever Lemon Loaf Cake W/ Lemon Icing

LEMON LOAF CAKE A sweet-tart treat that can’t be beaten, no matter what other recipe you try. You’ll want this as the perfect sweet finish to hearty stews and meat and potatoes dinners that get us through the icy doldrums of winter dining. … Continue reading

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Grilled Nectarine and Green Grape Compote

  Before summer has gone completely, this is a recipe you want to try.  It is ideal for the dog days of summer, and perfect because all those nectarines at the market are finally superbly ripe and delicious.  The seedless green grapes … Continue reading

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Strawberry Shortcake for 18

Strawberry Shortcake for a Crowd Remember the original premise of this website?  Use what your have in your pantry and adapt when you can to make your cuisine yummy and easy without sacrificing nutrition, quality or integrity. This is a good … Continue reading

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Baked Custard with Pear Raspberry Sauce

Baked Custard 3 eggs, beaten (you may use Egg Substitute i.e. Eggbeaters®) 1/2 c. sugar * 3 c. milk (undiluted evaporated skim ok) 1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg (freshly ground is best) 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1 tsp. butter 1 tbs. … Continue reading

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Flourless Chocolate Cake/Mascarpone (or Cream Cheese) Icing

Flourless Chocolate Cake                                                                           … Continue reading

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Fresh Pear Clafouti

Fresh Pear Clafouti       Serves 6 – 8 Stir together: 2 cups complete buttermilk pancake mix 1/2 tsp. baking soda 1/2 tsp. baking powder Stir together: 1 cup half & half (or 1 c.whole milk + 2 tbsp. melted butter) … Continue reading

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Summer in a Glass

 This cocktail is delicious anytime, but adds an elegantly warm and romantic touch to any intimate dinner for two.  It adds that same elegance to special family gatherings on spring  holidays and a special sweetness to summer picnics.  Finally,  truth-known, the … Continue reading

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Carrot Smoothies for Two

Carrot Smoothie                              Serves 2 Ingredients 2 c. sliced (or baby ) carrots cooked in a small amount of water until very soft. (May use raw carrots but requires longer processing … Continue reading

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Spring Ambrosia Fruit Compote

More than a fruit salad this fruit mix up is as fresh as it gets.  It is sweet with natural, longer metabolizing sugars and a great day starter.   Spring Ambrosia Fruit Compote Serves 6 1 cup seedless red grapes … Continue reading

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Fresh Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Fresh Pineapple Upside-Down Cake in Salted Caramel How can anyone claim title to this wonderful fruit filled dessert?  There are so many versions of Pineapple Upside-Down Cake that I could fill a book with them and all of them are … Continue reading

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