Ding Dong Cake

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Ding Dong Cake With it’s chocolate ganache topping and it’s creamy filling, this cake is killer!  (In a good way!) cake 1 fudge chocolate cake mix 1 small (3.9 oz) box instant chocolate pudding mix 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup sour cream 4 eggs 3/4 cup oil 3/4…

No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake

Originally posted on Recipes, Recipes, Recipes:
No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake Ingredients 24 Oreo cookies, crushed 6 tablespoons butter, melted FILLING: 1 envelope unflavored gelatin 1/4 cup cold water 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup sugar 3/4 cup 2% milk 1 cup whipped topping 10 Oreo cookies, coarsely chopped Directions In a small bowl,…

Chocolate truffle semifreddo called Humph3

Originally posted on ice cream magazine:
   We have for your delectation an unrepentant thriller in the chiller dept. There are subplots, firstly a new lipstick confirms that I’m over it, back on it, sorted so no need for concern. Fundamentally life’s fulcrum, the golden ratio, Venn diagrams and waft of Confucius “I was complaining that…

Kipe or Quipe (Deep Fried Bulgur Roll)

Having a cook with Dominican and Puertorrican roots have it’s perks. Kipe is one of my favorites, closely after mangu, from the Dominican Republic menu. The following recipe fries them but we bake them instead for a healthier, and tastier version of it.

Puerto Rican Sofrito

Someone at work asked me about this so I decided to add one recipe to the blog.

Tuscan Cauliflower Soup

Originally posted on Recipes, Recipes, Recipes:
Tuscan Cauliflower Soup Ingredients 4 cups fresh cauliflowerets (about 14 ounces) 2 cans (14-1/2 ounces each) reduced-sodium chicken broth 2 cups water 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 pound bulk Italian sausage 1 cup sliced fresh mushrooms 1 cup heavy whipping cream 1/4 teaspoon pepper 1/2 pound bacon strips, cooked…

Slow Cooker Pesto Minestrone

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Slow Cooker Pesto Minestrone I used to hate pesto as a kid, now I can’t get enough of it!  If you’re like me, then you’ll love this soup! 2 carrots, sliced 2 leeks, white and green parts, halved lengthwise, sliced and rinsed (I used a chopped onion instead)…

Nutter Butter Groundhogs in Chocolate Doughnut Holes

Originally posted on Penny's Food Blog:
Nutter Butter Groundhogs in Chocolate Doughnut Holes Happy Groundhog Day!  I guess Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow so welcome to six more weeks of winter.  But these guys made you smile, didn’t they?  Who wouldn’t love a Nutter Butter Groundhog coming out of a chocolate doughnut hole? chocolate…

Korean Steak Tacos

Originally posted on NourishedPeach:
My guess is if you’ve ever had Korean Beef Tacos in any way, shape or form I’m not going to have to do much convincing here to get you to make this recipe. But just, in the tiniest case, that you’ve never been blessed with such a delightful experience, let me…

Mince Pies

Originally posted on THE SENTIENT BAKER:
? The winter solstice marks the shortest day of the year and I am basking in its full, cosy glory. I was lucky enough to spend this cold, rainy day at home in a hand-knitted jumper (thanks Granny!), drinking cups of chai tea from a big pot on the…