Caramel Sauce

Pour this over anything!

Melt 1 cup of butter in a saucepan over medium heat.

Add 2 cups of sugar & 2 tsp of lemon juice.

Cook, stirring constantly with a long-handled wooden spoon about 9 minutes until mixture turns light golden brown.

Gradually add 1 cup whipping cream and cook, stirring constantly about 2 minutes.

 


Instant Strawberry Ice Cream

You don’t need an ice cream freezer and this takes five minutes to prepare.

Place 1 container (24oz) of frozen sweetened strawberries in the blender.

Whisk together 1/2 cup of sugar and 1 1/2 cups of heavy cream in a bowl.

Start blending the berries and slowly add the cream/sugar mixture.

Stop the blender and stir it up a few times until the ice cream is smooth with small bits of berries.

Transfer to a shallow pan and freeze at least an hour.

Amazingly creamy fresh berry flavor!

 

 


Light Key Lime Pie

Combine in a bowl:

1-14oz can Sweetened Condensed Milk

1 tsp grated lime peel & 1/2 cup key lime or lime juice.

Fold in 2 cups of whipping cream (homemade or purchased).

Spoon into a graham cracker crust.

Cover and freeze at least 2 hours.

Spread whipping cream over the top and decorate with limes. Luscious!

 


No Bake Cookies

Mix 2 cups of sugar with 1 stick of butter, 3 tbsp of cocoa powder and 1/2 cup milk.

Boil for 1 minute.

Add 1/2 cup of crunchy peanut butter & 1 tsp vanilla extract.

Mix, then add 3 cups of oatmeal (not instant) and mix again.

Drop spoonfuls on wax (parchment) paper.

Set and cool. Makes 2 dozen. These are Cool Cookies.


Turtle Cookies

Can u believe these have only 3 ingredients?

They are Sweet, Salty, Crunchy, Chewy and Yummy.

Simply place a Piece of Rolo candy on top of a pretzel.

Top with a pecan half.

Bake at 350 degrees for a few minutes until candy melts.

Perfect for parties or pampering.


3 Ingredient Nutella Cookies

Why Should sweet treats be difficult to make? Just use 3 great ingredients.

Simply mix 1 cup Nutella, 1 cup Sugar and 1 large egg.

Roll into 1″ balls and place apart on a cooking spray-coated cookie sheet pan.

Bake at 350 degrees for 10 minutes. Let cool.

These are Chewy and Crunchy and Yummy!

 


Bourbon Balls

These are PERFECT for Kentucky Derby time!

In a small bowl soak 1 cup of finely chopped pecans in 1/3 cup of bourbon for 30 minutes.

In a large bowl, use a hand mixer to cream together 1/2 stick of (room temp) butter and 1 pound of confectioners sugar (10X)

Add the pecans and bourbon and stir to combine well.

Roll the mixture into small balls and dip the balls in 2 oz of melted bittersweet chocolate.

Cool on wax paper. These will have you singing “My Old Kentucky Home”.

 

 


Cheesecake Brownies

This is my GO-TO receipe for a great and easy dessert.

In a mixing bowl, add:

1 package of German chocolate cake mix

1 egg, beaten

1/2 cup of melted butter

1 cup of chopped nuts

Mix this all together and press into a greased 13″ x 9″ baking pan and set aside.

In another bowl mix:

1 package (8 oz) of softened cream cheese

1 cup of sugar

2 eggs, beaten

1 teaspoon of vanilla extract

Beat until smooth and spread over the cake batter mix in pan.

Bake at 350 degrees for 30-35 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on a wire rack.

Totally YUMMY!