Tag : cherry

    HomePosts tagged "cherry"
26 February, 2012

Easter Egg Cake Balls

Easter Egg Cake Balls
Comments : 4 Posted in : candy, Dessert, gifts, Recipes on by : salernos
Tags: , , , , , ,

Easter Egg Cake Balls Since I’ve been quite busy lately, I’m taking advantage of timing and reposting one of my favorites for Easter.  These were a big hit and I’m sure I’ll be making them again this year! Although I don’t quite get it as I guess I’m just not that much of a cake
Read more

7 December, 2011

Chocolate Dipped Pecan and Cherry Cookies

Chocolate Dipped Pecan and Cherry Cookies
Comments : 5 Posted in : Dessert, gifts, Recipes on by : salernos
Tags: , , , , , ,

These are wonderful holiday cookies and is one of five recipes chosen to be published in the Las Vegas Review Journal .  Starting with a basic sugar cookie dough I added two of my favorites, pecans and cherries and of course for the rest of the family they had to have chocolate.  I’ll be posting
Read more

31 July, 2011

Fresh Dark Cherry Chocolate Chip Cheesecake

Fresh Dark Cherry Chocolate Chip Cheesecake
Comments : 10 Posted in : Dessert, Food photography, Recipes on by : salernos
Tags: , , , ,

Since yesterday was National Cheesecake Day, and cheesecake is a big family favorite around here, another cheesecake it was.  I had a big container of really nice dark cherries and of course, chocolate goes with anything so I had to throw some of that in.  I used my favorite cheesecake recipe modified a little and
Read more

7 February, 2011

Maraschino Jelly makes everything better

Comments : 4 Posted in : Breakfast/Brunch, Dessert, Food photography, gifts, Photography, Quick and Simple, Recipes on by : salernos
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Some things just seem too good to give up even when you get older.  Maraschino cherries are one of those things.  Every kid loves them, they make a soda turn into a Shirley Temple and you just can’t have ice cream sundaes without one.  This recipe has been around forever I’m sure, but is still
Read more

5 February, 2011

It’s World Nutella Day – Nutella Brownies

Comments : 2 Posted in : Dessert, Food photography, gifts, Recipes on by : salernos
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

It’s World Nutella Day  sponsored by Ms Adventures in Italy, Bleeding Espresso, and World Nutella Day – there really is a day for everything!  In honor of Nutella, here is my nutella brownie recipe. My daughter is also away at college and since she didn’t come home for spring break this year she was feeling
Read more

2 February, 2011

Girlie Birthday cupcakes: Part II chocolate/maraschino cherry regular and minis

Posted in : Dessert, Food TV Recipe Tests, Recipes, Tested Recipes on by : salernos
Tags: , , , , , , ,

As promised, here is the second half of the Girlie Birthday Cupcakes – the chocolate/maraschino cherry cupcakes and minis.  As I mentioned in Part I I  modified and combined several recipes.  For these, I used the Martha Stuart’s Strawberry Buttercream modified into Maraschino Cherry Buttercream and  Sour Cream Chocolate Cupcakes from Betty Crocker.  The minis
Read more

31 January, 2011

Girlie Birthday cupcakes: strawberry/strawberry and chocolate/maraschino cherry regular and minis – Part I Strawberry

Comments : 3 Posted in : Dessert, Food TV Recipe Tests, Recipes, Tested Recipes on by : salernos
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

      Since my kids are grown and away at school I don’t get the chance to practice my kid baking much anymore (although they do expect care packages).  Fortunately, I have friends and family that let me borrow theirs, so today I’m making cupcakes for my friend’s four year old pink girlie girl
Read more