Brown Butter Cookies

Prep 30 m  |  Cook 10 m  |  Ready In 1 h 20 m Ingredients 2 cups butter 2 cups brown sugar 2 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 cups all-purpose flour 2/3 cup chopped pecans 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 3 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar 1/2 cup hot…

Chunky Cheesecake Brownies

Prep 25 m  |  Cook 30 m  |  Ready In 55 m Ingredients 1 (8 ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1/4 cup white sugar 1 egg 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/4 cup butter 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1/2 cup white sugar 2 eggs 2/3 cup all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt Directions Preheat…

Chocolate Ganache

Prep 10 m  |  Cook 10 m  |  Ready In 20 m Ingredients 9 ounces bittersweet chocolate, chopped 1 cup heavy cream 1 tablespoon dark rum (optional) Directions Place the chocolate into a medium bowl. Heat the cream in a small sauce pan over medium heat. Bring just to a boil, watching very carefully because if it boils…

Easy Rumaki with Pineapple

Prep 20 m  |  Cook 20 m  |  Ready In 40 m Ingredients cooking spray 24 (1 inch) cubes fresh pineapple 24 water chestnut slices 8 thick-cut bacon slices, cut crosswise into 3 pieces 24 toothpicks 1/2 cup low-fat sesame-ginger salad dressing 1 tablespoon chopped green onion, or to taste Directions Preheat oven to 375 degrees F (190…

Mississippi Mud Cheesecake

Prep 40 m  |  Cook 4 h 20 m  |  Ready In 10 h Ingredients 1 1/2 cups finely crushed animal cracker cookies 3/4 cup white sugar 1 tablespoon instant coffee granules 1/4 cup melted butter 1 1/2 cups white sugar 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 teaspoons instant coffee granules 3 tablespoons cornstarch 3 (8 ounce) packages…

Belgian Waffles

Prep 15 m  |  Cook 20 m  |  Ready In 1 h 35 m Ingredients 1 (.25 ounce) package active dry yeast 1/4 cup warm milk (110 degrees F/45 degrees C) 3 egg yolks 2 3/4 cups warm milk (110 degrees F/45 degrees C) 3/4 cup butter, melted and cooled to lukewarm 1/2 cup white sugar 1 1/2…

Strawberry Rhubarb Custard Pie

Prep 20 m  |  Cook 1 h  |  Ready In 2 h 20 m Ingredients 1 (9 inch) unbaked pie crust (see footnote for recipe link) 3 cups rhubarb, sliced 1/4-inch thick 1 cup fresh strawberries, quartered 3 large eggs 1 1/2 cups white sugar 3 tablespoons milk 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg 1…

Whole Wheat Banana Nut Bread

  Ingredients 1/3 cup vegetable oil 1/2 cup honey 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 2 eggs 1 cup mashed bananas 1 3/4 cups whole wheat flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 cup hot water 1/2 cup chopped walnuts Directions Preheat oven to 325 degrees F (165 degrees C). In a large bowl, beat…

Blueberry Smoothie

Prep 5 m  |  Ready In 5 m Ingredients 1 cup blueberries (frozen or fresh) 1 (8 ounce) container plain yogurt 3/4 cup 2% reduced-fat milk 2 tablespoons white sugar 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/8 teaspoon ground nutmeg Directions Blend the blueberries, yogurt, milk, sugar, vanilla, and nutmeg in a blender until frothy, scraping down the sides…

South Carolina Sweet Tea

Prep 1 m  |  Cook 10 m  |  Ready In 11 m Ingredients 3 family size tea bags 2 cups white sugar Directions Using an electric coffee maker, Place the 3 tea bags in the strainer basket (not in the pot). Brew the tea as you would coffee. Pour the sugar in a gallon pitcher. Pour in the…

Cafe Latte Milkshake

Prep 2 m  |  Ready In 2 m Ingredients 1 1/2 cups cold coffee 2 scoops vanilla ice cream 2 tablespoons chocolate syrup Directions In a blender, combine cold coffee, ice cream and chocolate syrup. Blend until smooth. Pour into glasses and serve.

Cake Balls

Prep 40 m  |  Cook 30 m  |  Ready In 3 h 10 m Ingredients 1 (18.25 ounce) package chocolate cake mix 1 (16 ounce) container prepared chocolate frosting 1 (3 ounce) bar chocolate flavored confectioners coating Directions Prepare the cake mix according to package directions using any of the recommended pan sizes. When cake is done, crumble…