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CHOCOLATE PEANUT BUTTER SEMIFREDDO

Is it still too hot out there??? I got a super easy dessert to cool you off… Watch and learn how to make Chocolate Peanut Butter Semifreddo, swirled with salty peanut butter and chocolate. Semifreddo is a classical Italian frozen dessert, that literally means “half-cold” in Italian. In a few simple steps this semifreddo is ready to be sliced, or scooped in a couple of hours! You can make this semifreddo three days ahead and omit the chocolate mixture and use 1 cup prepared caramel sauce or dulce de leche.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Semifreddo
Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Yield: 10 servings

You’ll need: a 5-by-10-inch loaf pan lined with parchment paper

2 cups whole milk
1-1/2 cups granulated sugar
2 cups creamy peanut butter (not natural)
4 ounces (3/4 cup) semisweet chocolate chips
2 cups heavy cream
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract

*** For directions please watch the video.

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Meyer Lemon Semifreddo with Summer Berries

Posted on Aug 21, 2014

HOW TO MAKE GRANITA RECIPE

Granita is the easier frozen dessert to make. It is typically made by freezing the mixture and scraping it often as ice crystals form. Watch and learn how to make this refreshing dessert perfect on a hot day. Amaze your guests with three flavors: Strawberry and basil, lemon and mint, and coffee…it will look like you slaved all day in the kitchen… if only they knew how simple is to make it!

Coffee
300 ml strong coffee
60 g caster sugar

Lemon and mint
200 ml lemon juice
100 ml water
60 g caster sugar
A few sprigs of mint

Strawberry and basil
1 punnet of strawberries, blitzed to a puree
A few sprigs of basil
Juice of a lemon
80 g caster sugar

*** For directions watch the video.

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Watermelon Granita

Posted on Aug 12, 2014

S’MORES ICE CREAM CAKE RECIPE

Happy National S’mores Day! August 10th is national S’Mores Day. I love, love s’mores… the crispy graham crackers with oeey gooey chocolate and toasted marshmallows, YUM! Watch and learn how to make this super easy triple delicious S’mores Ice Cream Cake.

S’mores Ice Cream Cake

Preparation Time: 30 minutes
Yield: 11 servings

You’ll need: 9-inch springform pan

14 graham crackers, divided
1/4 cup butter, melted
2 Tablespoon granulated sugar
1-1/2 package (4 oz each) BAKER’S Semi-Sweet Chocolate
1 tub (8 oz) COOL WHIP Whipped Topping (Do not thaw.)
1 container (1-3/4 qt) chocolate ice cream, softened
1 package (10 oz) JET-PUFFED Miniature Marshmallows, divided
2 Tablespoons milk

*** For directions watch the video.

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Scrumptious S’Mores Cake

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S’more Squares

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Marshmallow Cookie Sandwiches

Posted on Aug 10, 2014

GLUTEN FREE BANANA APPLE WALNUT MUFFINS RECIPE

Watch and learn how to make these super moist and very easy Gluten Free banana apple walnut muffins. Buckwheat is completely unrelated to wheat so it is a great substitute for those who are gluten intolerant. Did you know that buckwheat has more fiber than oatmeal? These heart-healthy muffins are perfect as an on-the-go breakfast or snack.

Gluten Free Banana Apple Walnut Muffins
Makes 12 muffins

You’ll need: a 12-cup muffin pan with paper liners

1/2 cup buckwheat flour
2 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
1/4 teaspoon coarse salt
4 large eggs
1 banana, mashed
1/2 cup honey
2 small apples (about 1-1/4 cups), small diced (peeled and cored)
1/2 cup chopped walnuts

*** For directions watch the video.

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Posted on Aug 5, 2014

HOW TO MAKE CLASSIC ICEBOX CAKE RECIPE

The thermometer is rising and the last place I want to be is in a hot kitchen… Want a break from the oven? Stay cool with this super easy no-bake classic icebox cake. Watch and learn how to make this super easy classic icebox cake with just five ingredients and 15 minutes to prepare! You’ll have a stunner of a dessert with the perfect presentation on the easiest cake of all time.

Classic Icebox Cake

3 cups heavy cream
1 Tablespoon vanilla extract
3 Tablespoons granulated sugar
1-1/2 (9-ounce) packages chocolate wafer cookies
Chocolate shavings or cocoa powder, for garnish

*** For directions watch the video.

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Posted on Jul 29, 2014

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