Dessert Recipes

Mug Cakes Cookbook

December 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mug Cakes Cookbook

A Cookbook For Cakes in a Cup Back in January of 2013, I posted a recipe for Chocolate Cake in a Cup sent to us with all the ingredients plus four mugs by my sister-in-law.  I wasn’t wowed at the time but after my oldest daughter made one of them in the microwave in just […]

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Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream Recipe

July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream Recipe

How to Make Delicious Chocolate Coconut Ice Cream at Home My 16 year old daughter Maddie loves to make ice cream. Last year our neighbors gave me a Cuisinart Commercial Quality Ice Cream & Gelato Maker (ICE-100) for my birthday and she’s been making ice cream ever since. This recipe for chocolate coconut ice cream […]

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Strawberry Chocolate with Almonds Gelato Recipe

August 13, 2014 0 Comments
Strawberry Chocolate with Almonds Gelato Recipe

Strawberry Chocolate with Almonds Gelato Recipe On a recent trip to State College, PA, my wife stopped at Tait Farms to pick up some local products including a Strawberry Dark Chocolate Sauce that my daughter thought would be a great ingredient to try in a new gelato or ice cream. I also had some Dark […]

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Chocolate Trail Mix Ice Cream

July 25, 2014 5 Comments
Chocolate Trail Mix Ice Cream

How About Some Chocolate Ice Cream with a Bit of Trail Mix While I was down in the basement working out, I heard my youngest daughter upstairs in the kitchen preparing something.  My daughter has cerebral palsy and uses a walker to get around so I could hear the wheels rolling back and forth as […]

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Hot Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe

July 10, 2014 0 Comments
Hot Chocolate Ice Cream Recipe

 We Used Starbucks Hot Chocolate Mix For This One Maddie and I were thinking about making some homemade ice cream and since chocolate is her favorite, we thought we would give that a try. I looked in the recipe book that came with my new Cuisinart Ice Cream Gelato Maker and found a basic recipe […]

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Strawberry Gelato Recipe

June 29, 2014 1 Comment
Strawberry Gelato Recipe

Fresh Seasonal Strawberries Make For Great Gelato By now you know I am the proud owner of a Cuisinart Commercial Quality Ice Cream & Gelato Maker given to me by my neighbors Bob and Barbara for my recent birthday and I’ve been experimenting with it to learn how to make great homemade ice cream and […]

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Difference Between Ice Cream and Gelato

June 20, 2014 6 Comments
Difference Between Ice Cream and Gelato

What’s the Difference Between Ice Cream & Gelato I celebrated a big birthday at the beginning of the month and my wife invited some friends over including my neighbor who gave me a Cuisinart Commercial Quality Ice Cream & Gelato Maker (ICE-100) as a birthday present.  This past weekend, my youngest daughter and I put […]

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Chocolate Macadamia Nut Gelato Recipe

June 17, 2014 3 Comments
Chocolate Macadamia Nut Gelato Recipe

Who Know Making Home-Made Gelato Was So Easy For my birthday, my wife threw a party in our back yard and we made pizza in a wood burning oven. One of my neighbors came over with a giant box and said don’t drop it and don’t turn it upside down. At the end of the […]

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Flourless Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Glaze Recipe

March 12, 2014 0 Comments
Flourless Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Glaze Recipe

Check out my wife and daughter preparing this recipe over the holidays for Christmas dinner. It was perfecto. This Chocolate Cake Recipe Made Me Look Like a Baker As many of you know, I’m not much of a baker but I’m working on it….slowly. My daughters and wife all like to bake cookies, cakes and […]

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Chocolate Plus Water Equals Mousse

February 14, 2013 2 Comments
Chocolate Plus Water Equals Mousse

This morning I was reading an article in the New York Times by Melissa Clark called For Your Sweetheart, and More. Obviously the article talked about preparing a wonderful stay-at-home meal today as an alternative to going out to a restaurant. One of the recipes she offers up is a dessert recipe for Bittersweet Chocolate […]

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