Category Archives: Fruit Desserts

Easter Brunch 2017

Like Me? Please Share MeEaster Brunch 2017 Frittata with Ricotta, Italian Sausage and Ham Tomato Bacon Asparagus Quiche Cranberry Orange Bread Bloody Marys and Mimosas Roasted Boneless Leg of Lamb with  Lamb Sauce Honey Baked Ham with Cranberry-Citrus Compote Potatoes Au … Continue reading

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Tequila Lime Semi-Freddo with Tequila Berry Compote

Like Me? Please Share MeTequila Lime Semi-Freddo with Tequila Berry Compote Many years ago a chef friend gave me a recipe for Margarita Lime Parfait. It had a bit of tequila in it to give it a twist. He had … Continue reading

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Summer Fruit Pie and Other Sumptuous Summer Fruit Desserts

Like Me? Please Share Me     The time is Ripe for a Summer Fruit Pie.  This delicious melange of Peaches, Nectarines, Blueberries and Cherries is enough to send a lover of fruit to Nirvana. When selecting the peaches and … Continue reading

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A Simple Light Dinner For A Spring Evening

Like Me? Please Share MeWhat could be better than a simple light dinner now that the weather is starting to get warmer? Many of us are using our verandas to relax and enjoy the beautiful weather and to partake in … Continue reading

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French Bistro Christmas Dinner

Like Me? Please Share Me  I have been dreaming of Paris lately and, even though we can’t be in our most favorite place on earth for the Holiday, I am going to bring Paris to our home for Christmas by … Continue reading

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Chocolate Lovers Delight

Like Me? Please Share MeFor many of us there is no better dessert than something Chocolate – Rich Delicious Chocolate.  I am sharing a Chocolate dessert that I served to customers during my catering days. It is always a favorite … Continue reading

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Peach Shortcake

Like Me? Please Share MeHave you ever had a “kitchen sink moment”?  The moment of eating something so juicy you can only eat it over the sink because it’s the only place where you won’t make a mess. The peach … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Feast

Like Me? Please Share Me Thanksgiving is just around the corner and I am posting some of my old favorites for the  American Day of Feasting.  I’ve made changes in many of the recipes to give them a new and … Continue reading

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Pot Roast – The Ultimate Comfort Food

Like Me? Please Share Me Pot Roast I love slow cooking pot roast or whole fresh hams or pork butts or beef brisket.  I don’t get much of a chance to do it in Florida because it is so warm … Continue reading

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Blueberry Season Is Here

Like Me? Please Share Me Yes, it’s here, the long awaited Blueberry season.  At least it is long awaited for me.  I love Blueberries and I love baking with Blueberries.  I love eating Blueberries and make sure I eat them … Continue reading

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