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Crowd Favorite Recipes : Guinness Gasm – SF Food Wars
(photo by chris rochelle @ CHOW) Team Mustache had everyone smiling with their irresistible mini-mustache mini-cupcake toppers. Matching this feast for the eyes was a party in the mouth–teeny Guinness Gasm cakes boasting a rich combo of Guinness, chocolate, and Bailey’s that will surely bring out the boozy Irishman in you when you whip these up yourself!Guinness Gasm Ingredients: (For the cupcakes) 1 cup Guinness 1 cup unsalted butter 3/4 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 2 cups all purpose flour 2 cups sugar 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 3/4 teaspoon salt 2 eggs 2/3 cup sour cream (For the filling…chances are, this will be more than you need. (For the frosting) 3 to 4 cups confectioners sugar 1/2 cup room-temperature, unsalted butter 3 to 4 tablespoons Baileys Irish Cream Instructions: Make the cupcakes: 1. *I wrap the chopstick in saran wrap and spray a little Pam on it. Now make the filling: 1. Now make the frosting: 1. Congratulations.
Single Serving Pie in a Jar
These are individual-sized pies made in little glass jars that can go straight from your freezer to your oven to your mouth. SO cute. You can make these with store-bought crust and canned filling or jazz it up with homemade like we do. Pie in Jar This is the type of jar you’ll need. They’re half-pint jars, but short and squatty instead of tall and skinny (Ya know, like me as opposed to my mother. Step 1: Pie Dough The first thing you’ll need is dough. Step 2: Make a topper and line the jar Roll out a small handful of dough. Use the rest of the dough to line the jars. Step 3: Fill ‘er up You’ll need about 1/2 C filling for each jar. Play around with it and come up with something yummy! When your filling is all combined, divide it between the jars and dot a pat of butter on top (about 1/4 T) Step 4: Top it off Make sure your “lid” has a vent so steam can escape. When your topper is ready, slip it onto the top of the pie. Another option is to do a crumb topping. Step 5: Freeze ‘em!
coffee-toffee ice cream cake - Recipe Goldmine recipes
Ingredients: 2 1/4 cups crumbled macaroons* 3 cups chocolate ice cream, slightly softened 5 Heath bars or 5 ounces English toffee, coarsely chopped 4 tablespoons chocolate syrup 3 tablespoons coffee liqueur 3 cups vanilla ice cream, slightly softened *Other cookies, i.e. chocolate wafers or vanilla cookies can be substituted for the macaroons. Method: 1. 2.
Cupcakes for Dinner and Mashed Potatoes for Dessert?!?
April Fools!!! Oh yes, those are meatloaf cupcakes, my friends (with mashed potato frosting)! Who can resist a meatcake?!? When I saw this post on Fine Furious Life while blog-surfing yesterday, I knew that I had to make them! :) The meatloaf is really good....scroll down for the recipe. And for dessert....mashed potato cupcakes! To make them, I followed the book's instructions for doctoring a cake mix. Once cooled, frost with vanilla frosting, mounding it in the middle. It was a fun April Fool's Day! Meatloaf Cupcakes:(adapted from Fine Furious Life) 1/2 lb. ground chuck1/2 lb. ground pork1 small carrot, chopped1/2 large onion, diced2 stalks celery, diced3/4 cup Italian-style breadcrumbs1/3 cup milk1/4 cup chopped parsley1/4 cup shredded Parmesan2 eggsSalt and pepper Preheat oven to 350F. Soak the breadcrumbs in the milk and set aside. Saute the vegetables in olive oil until softened. For the frosting: Follow the instruction on the packages.
Mini Oreo Cheesecakes
This was the first recipe that caught my eye when I bought Martha Stewart's Cupcakes. I'm a sucker for anything Oreo, anything mini, and lately, anything cheesecake. If you're a sucker for these things too, or you want to win the heart of someone who is, these are your new best friend. Mini Oreo CheesecakesAdapted from Martha Stewart's CupcakesPrintable RecipeMakes 30 42 Oreos (~1 package), 30 left whole, and 12 coarsely chopped2 pounds cream cheese, room temperature1 cup sugar1 tsp vanilla extract4 large eggs, room temperature, lightly beaten1 cup sour creamPinch of salt 1. 2. 3. 4.
It’s that time of year when you’re baking A LOT. And MANY recipes call for Vanilla Extract. I’m pretty particular about my Vanilla Extract. You’re seriously NOT going to believe how simple it is to make your own Vanilla Extract! Now, since it ONLY has two ingredients you need to buy THE BEST quality you can find. & was quite pleased with their quality. So perfect in fact, that I’m giving these away as Christmas gifts this year! Baci e’ Buon Natale! Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links. What You Will Need: Vanilla Beans – 3 per jar good quality Vodka small jars w/tight fitting lids- I used 4oz Mason Jars What To Do: For each 4 ounce jar of vanilla extract you would like to make: slice three vanilla beans down the center careful not to cut through them so that they will release their seeds. Copyright Paula Jones with bellalimento If you want the link for the vanilla beans you can find them here.
Cookie Dough Pie
It’s a trick actually. There is no cookie dough in this pie at all. Just cookies made so they seem like cookie dough. Magical really. This pie could easily be named 1.2.3. My little niece, Mia ate this and said, “Hey did you put cookie dough in here?” Cookie Dough Pie 15.25 ounce package Chips Ahoy Cookies- Original kind8-12 ounces Cool Whip- I used 8 ounces2 cups milk* Quickly dip cookies in milk, shake off excess liquid, and layer in 9 inch pie plate, breaking cookies to fill any gaps. *Last night I used 1 C. strong coffee mixed with 1 C. milk for dipping instead of plain milk. Note- You must dip quickly or your pie will be very soggy. Can you imagine other cookie combinations? Top photo courtesy of Rob Klause (my brother.) Want another great pie…try this Banana Split Pie- WOW!
Homemade Potato Chips Recipe
[donotprint]A few years ago a friend of mine taught me how to make potato chips in a microwave. I thought she was kidding because I couldn’t imagine a microwave producing crispy chips. After cooking them for 5 minutes they were done, crispy, and wonderful! Ideally, a mandoline works best to cut the potatoes paper thin. If you don’t have one you can use a vegetable peeler or slice the potato very thinly with a knife. Cooking one batch doesn’t yield that many chips, but its a great snack-sized amount for 1 person. Homemade Potato Chips Ingredients: 1 russet potato Non stick spray Parchment paper or glass plate Salt and Pepper Directions: Cut a piece of parchment paper to fit the inside of your microwave. **WARNING** Some people have had their microwaves short cut, plates shatter, and potatoes go up in flames. **UPDATE** I’ve made several batches of this over the weekend. Tagged as: Gluten-Free, microwave, Snacks, Vegan, Vegetarian