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21 November, 2015

Lemon Snowball Cookies

Posted in : Christmas, Desserts, Entertaining, Holidays, Home tested, Pastries, Thanksgiving on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 2 cups all-purpose flour 3 Tbsp cornstarch 1/4 tsp salt 1 cup (8 oz) butter, softened 2/3 cup powdered sugar Zest of 2 lemons (about 4 tsp) 2 tsp lemon extract 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 1/2 cup finely chopped almonds 1 1/2 cups powdered sugar, for coating Directions In a mixing bowl whisk together
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22 May, 2015

Crab Cream Puffs

Crab Cream Puffs
Posted in : Appetizers, Christmas, Entertaining, Holidays, Home tested, Pastries, Seafood, The Family Recipe Box on by : Tamra
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This is a recipe I grew up with my mom making.   My mom use to makes these for every special occasion and would always get requests for them.   Even those who do not like Seafood have devoured these. Please enjoy as this is very yummy! Ingrediets: Puff Pastries (click here for recipe) with
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18 May, 2015

Puff Pastry for filling

Puff Pastry for filling
Posted in : 4th of July, Appetizers, Christmas, Entertaining, Holidays, Home tested, Pastries, The Family Recipe Box, Valentines on by : Tamra
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Ingredients; 1/2 cup butter or margarine 1 cup boiling water 1 cup sifted flour 1/4 tsp. salt 4 eggs Directions; Melt butter in boiling water. Add flour and salt all at once. Stir vigorously Cook until mix pulls away from side of pan and forms a ball the doesn’t seperate. (stir constantly) Remove from heat
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12 April, 2015

Rhubarb-Apple Pie

Rhubarb-Apple Pie
Posted in : 4th of July, Desserts, Entertaining, Fruit, Pastries on by : Tamra
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Ingredients 1/2 (14.1-ounce) package refrigerated pie dough (such as Pillsbury) Cooking spray 3 1/2 cups sliced fresh rhubarb (about 1 1/4 pounds) 1 cup granulated sugar 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice 2 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored, and sliced 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 3/8 teaspoon salt, divided 4.22 ounces all-purpose flour (about 1 cup), divided
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12 July, 2014

Aebleskivers (Danish Pancake Balls)

Aebleskivers (Danish Pancake Balls)
Posted in : Breakfast, Desserts, Holidays, Home tested, Kid friendly, Pastries on by : Tamra
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  Ingredients 1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 3 tablespoons sugar 2 3/4 teaspoons baking powder 1/4 teaspoon ground cardamom or ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 large egg 1 cup milk About 2 tablespoons melted butter or margarine Preparation 1. In a bowl, mix flour with sugar, baking powder, cardamom, and salt. In a small bowl, beat egg to blend with milk
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10 June, 2014

Strawberry and Cream Trifle

Strawberry and Cream Trifle
Posted in : Christmas, Desserts, Entertaining, Fruit, Holidays, Kid friendly, Pastries, Valentines on by : Author
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This Beautiful Strawberry and Cream Trifle has an amazing combination of strawberry and orange. Trifle recipes like this one are definitely great easy to make desserts that don’t take a lot of time – with decadent results. Serves: 12 Ingredients 1/4 cup water 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup Grand Marnier or other orange liqueur (optional)
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