Baked Ginger Custard

Baked Ginger Custard Recipe

Baked Ginger Custard is a very delicious and easy-to-make recipe – a definite must try recipe.  I really, really like this soothing custard as it has a gentle flavor of … Continued

Basic Whipped Cream

Basic Whipped Cream Recipe

  How To Make Perfect Whipped Cream   Real whipped cream is rich and decadent and it’s flavor is very superior to that of its artificial counterparts.  There is nothing … Continued

Cafe Terra Cotta Garlic Custard Recipe

  This delightful savory garlic custard makes a great appetizer or first course as it is very stunning delicious and smooth.  The Phoenix New Times in 2000 awarded this dish the … Continued

Chanterelle Mushroom Custard and Hazelnut Arugula Salad Recipe

  Chanterelle Mushroom Custard and Hazelnut Arugula Salad Recipe was created for my Gourmet Dinner Group.  The theme of the dinner party was chanterelle and shitake mushrooms.  This Chanterelle Mushroom Custard is … Continued

chanterelle mushroom custard and hazelnut arugula salad

Chanterelle Mushroom Custard with Hazelnut Vinaigrette Salad Recipe

    Mushrooms lovers and foodies will delight in this epicurean dish.  I created this Chanterelle Mushroom custard recipe for my Gourmet Dinner Group.  The theme of the evening’s dinner … Continued

Charlotte Russe Cake

Charlotte Russe Cake History

Charlotte Russe is a cake that the mold of the cake pan is lined with sponge fingers (Ladyfingers) and then filled with a custard.  Sometimes cake or bread slices are … Continued

Valentine's Day Dinner Ideas

Chocolate Caramel Amaretto Budino Recipe

Wine For My Valentine: “He who loves not wine, women and song remains a fool his whole life long.” Martin Luther, German theologian, (1483-1546)     Nothing triggers my imagination … Continued

Chocolate Creme Brulee

Chocolate Creme Brulee Recipe

This very elegant Chocolate Creme Brulee dessert is sure to cure your “chocolate craving.”  It is a rich and decadent chocolate dessert perfect for serving at a dinner party.  It tastes … Continued

Chocolate Panna Cotta with Port-Balsamic Cherries

Chocolate Panna Cotta with Port Cherries Recipe

Chocolate Panna Cotta with Port Cherries Recipe dessert is so fantastic!  These softly set and creamy Italian puddings are so silky-smooth they slip down beautifully at the end of a … Continued

Chocolate Pot de Creme

Chocolate Pot de Creme Recipe

Chocolate Pot de Creme is a chocolate lover’s delight!  Pot de creme, which means “pot of cream” or “pot of custard.  It is a traditional French custard typically served in … Continued

Chocolate Pudding

Chocolate Pudding with Cinnamon and Chile Recipe

Pud de Chocolate, Canela y Chile – Chocolate Pudding with Cinnamon and Chile Recipe I am more a fan of natillas (custards) than puddings, but I have a niece who absolutely … Continued

Chocolate Rum Cream

Chocolate Rum Cream Recipe

Chocolate Rum Cream dessert requires no cooking (apart from melting the chocolate) and is so extremely easy to make.  Your family and friends will love this Chocolate Rum Cream dessert. … Continued

Chocolate Souffle

Chocolate Souffle Recipe

Cheaters Chocolate Souffle This Chocolate Souffle recipe is foolproof and very easy to make.  The traditional souffle recipe scares me as they sound too complicated and can be a real … Continued

Coffee and Armagnac Parfait

Coffee and Armagnac Parfait Recipe

Coffee and Armagnac Parfait dessert combines the pleasure of strong coffee with a shot of good brandy.  For an authentic presentation serve it in traditional fluted parfait glasses. This French … Continued

Coffee Jelly

Coffee Jelly Recipe

Coffee Jelly gives you the punch of a cup of coffee in a delicious dessert –  Surprise your guests with this delicious dessert. This interesting and great tasting gelatin dessert … Continued