Tag Archives: sweet

Soft Pretzels – Auntie Anne’s Copycat

3 Dec

soft pretzel

Recipe from Cooking Classy

Pretzels:

  • 2 cups soy milk
  • 1 1/2 Tbsp active dry yeast (2 packets)
  • 6 Tbsp packed light-brown sugar
  • 4 Tbsp margarine, at room temperature
  • 4 1/2 cups all-purpose flour, plus an up to an additional 1/2 cup as needed
  • 2 tsp fine salt

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Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes

22 Nov

Recipe adapted from BrownEyedBaker.com

This recipe is not dairy free

Cupcakes

  • 1 cup Guinness stout
  • 1 cup unsalted butter, at room temperature
  • ¾ cup Dutch-process cocoa powder
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 1½ teaspoons baking soda
  • ¾ teaspoons salt
  • 2 eggs
  • 2/3 cup sour cream

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New York Style Strawberry Cheesecake

22 Aug

Recipe from: http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/emeril-lagasse/new-york-style-cheesecake-with-choice-of-toppings-blueberry-strawberry-pineapple-recipe/index.html

Cheesecake:

  • 1 cup graham cracker crumbs
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons sugar
  • 2 1/2 pounds cream cheese, softened
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 3 tablespoons all-purpose flour
  • 5 eggs
  • 2 egg yolks
  • 1/2 cup sour cream

Strawberry Topping:

  • 2 pints fresh strawberries
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 2 tablespoons kirsch or brandy

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Banana Nutella Crepes

17 Mar

 

Recipe from http://allrecipes.com/recipe/basic-crepes/

  • 1 cup all-purpose flour, sifted
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup soy milk
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons butter, melted
  • 1/2 cup Nutella
  • 3 bananas
  • Powered sugar

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Chocolate Chip Cookies

25 Feb

Recipe from http://allrecipes.com/recipe/best-chocolate-chip-cookies/

  • 1 cup butter, softened
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • 2 teaspoons hot water
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups semisweet chocolate chips

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Orange Chicken

10 Feb

Recipe from http://allrecipes.com/recipe/asian-orange-chicken/

Sauce:

  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons orange juice
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 1/3 cup rice vinegar
  • 2 1/2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon grated orange zest
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced fresh ginger root
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced garlic
  • 2 tablespoons chopped green onion
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes

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Apple Crisp

29 Jan

Recipe from http://allrecipes.com/recipe/apple-crisp-ii/

  • 10 cups all-purpose apples, peeled, cored and sliced
  • 1 cup white sugar
  • 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 cup quick-cooking oats
  • 1 cup all-purpose flour
  • 1 cup packed brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 1/2 cup butter, melted

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