Tagged: dessert

Irish Cream Coffee Cake 0

Irish Cream Coffee Cake

Everyone is familiar with Coffee Cake, right?  It’s that yellow cake with brown sugar and you eat it with coffee.  Well, that’s not what this is.  This is cake . . . with coffee.  Coffee in the cake.  And throw in a little Bailey’s while you’re at it.  Yeah.  There you go....

Homemade Golden Syrup

Homemade Golden Syrup (for Americans)

If you peruse a lot of recipe sites, you’ll probably run across an ingredient that’s unfamiliar to most Americans: “Golden Syrup.” Folks in the UK will recognize it immediately, as it’s sold in every store under the brand name “Lyle’s.”  Sometimes it’s referred to as “treacle,” though real treacle is darker than...

Black Raspberry Turnovers

Fall Dessert Recipes: Black Raspberry Turnovers

Here in Colorado, fall arrives early every year.  By Halloween, we’re looking for the first snowflakes!  It’s also the time to collect those berries off the vines in the yard.  Dwaine has transplanted some black raspberry vines from house to house and this year we finally got a decent crop.  Here’s the first...

Homemade Lemon Pound Cake

Homemade Lemon Pound Cake

Here’s an old-fashioned lemon pound cake recipe you can make from scratch.  It’s not at all difficult and the results are spectacular!  With all the butter, fluffy egg whites and sweet natural sugar, no one can resist a homemade lemon pound cake. “Pound Cake” originated with early American colonists.  The recipe calls...

Old Fashioned Coconut Cake

Old Fashioned Coconut Cake – High Altitude Recipe

Old-Fashioned Coconut Cake (Above 5,000 Feet Altitude) Click here to Return to Original Recipe Newly-revised recipe – moister cake with less sugar! I’ve finally found the best homemade coconut cake recipe.  It doesn’t use white cake mix (with it’s sickly-sweet taste and gummy texture).  It does use all-natural ingredients, with no artificial...