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7 April, 2014

How To Make Peeps Pudding Cups

How To Make Peeps Pudding Cups
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Peeps Pudding Cups Ingredients for Pudding Cups 1 Oreo for each cup (crushed) 1 Peep for each cup Starbursts (orange) Rips Candy (green) Directions for making Peeps Pudding Cups First step is to make the candy carrots.  Cut your orange Starburst in half, make one end pointed and flatten the top part.  Add a green
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13 February, 2014

How To Make Red Velvet Ice Cream

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  Ingredients: 1/4 cup sugar 2 free range eggs (whole) 2 cups of full cream 1 cup of milk 1t vanilla extract 2t of red food colouring (I used Moirs Crimson red food colouring) 4 red velvet cupcakes 1/2 a cup of cream cheese frosting (1/4 of a cup + 1/4 0f a cup) Directions:
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13 February, 2014

How To Make Sweetheart Cherry Pie

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  Ingredients: Pie dough Fresh cherries, chopped Ricotta cheese Sprinkle of sugar 1 TBSP butter, melted Directions: Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Line your baking sheet with parchment paper. Roll out your pie dough (I like to do this between 2 sheets of plastic wrap). Cut out shapes with cookie cutter. Sprinkle and stir the
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13 February, 2014

How To Make Raspberry Cobbler with Dark Chocolate Biscuits

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  Ingredients: For the filling: 24 oz. frozen raspberries 3½ tbsp. sugar 3 tbsp. cornstarch 1 tsp. freshly squeezed lemon juice 1 tbsp. vanilla extract For the biscuits: 1 cup all-purpose flour 1/3 cup dark unsweetened cocoa powder 3 tbsp. sugar Pinch of salt 4 oz. (8 tbsp.) unsalted butter, cold and cut into small
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13 February, 2014

How To Make Mini Red Velvet Cheesecakes

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  Ingredients: RED VELVET COOKIE LAYER 1 and 1/2 cups + 1 Tablespoon (198g) all-purpose flour 1/4 cup (32g) unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup (115g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature. 3/4 cup (150g) light brown sugar (or dark brown) 1/4 cup (50g) granulated sugar 1 egg, at
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13 February, 2014

How To Make Raspberry Lava Cake

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  Ingredients: 3 tbsp spelt, all-purpose, or Bob’s gf flour 1 tbsp plus 1 tsp dutch or unsweetened cocoa powder 1/8 tsp salt 1/4 tsp baking powder 2 tsp sugar of choice or xylitol pinch stevia or 1 extra tbsp sugar of choice 1/2 tsp pure vanilla extract 3 tbsp milk of choice 2 1/2
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9 February, 2014

How To Make Glow in the Dark Cupcakes

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   Ingredients: Ghoulishly Glowing Cupcakes 1 black light 24 prepared and cooled cupcakes White Glow In The Dark Frosting 7 cups confectioners’ sugar 1 cup vegetable shortening 1 teaspoon clear vanilla extract 5 tablespoons tonic water {diet tonic water works too} mini chocolate chips morsels Extras Needed for Green Glowing Frosting Neon Food Color 0.3
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4 February, 2014

How To Make Strawberries Filled with Almond Cream

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  Ingredients: 25 jumbo strawberries 3/4 c heavy whipping cream 3/4 c milk 1 small box vanilla instant pudding 1/2 tsp almond extract Directions: Wash and dry berries. Slice off stem end. Using a sharp paring knife, slice an “x” deep into berries without cutting all the way down. Beat heavy whipping cream until stiff
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2 February, 2014

How To Make Red Velvet Cheesecake Brownies

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  Ingredients: 1/2 cup butter 2-oz dark chocolate, coarsely chopped 1 cup sugar 2 large eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 1/2 tsp red food coloring 2/3 cup all purpose flour 1/4 tsp salt 8-oz cream cheese, room temperature 1/3 cup sugar 1 large egg 1/2 tsp vanilla extract Directions: Preheat oven to 350F. Line
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22 January, 2014

How To Make Dark Chocolate Peppermint Whipped Cream Tart

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      Ingredients: For the Tart Dough 1 1/2 cups unbleached all-purpose flour 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt 9 Tablespoons (4 1/2 ounces) unsalted butter, cold and cut into small cubes 1 extra large egg For the Filling 1 1/4 cups heavy cream 1/4 cup light corn syrup 12 ounces semisweet
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22 January, 2014

How To Make Peppermint Bark Cheesecake

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  Pan: One 9″ or 10″ Round Springform Pan Prep: Buttered Starting Oven Temp: 350° Method: bain marie Storage: Cover and Refrigerate Ingredients Chocolate Cookie Crust: 2 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted ¼ teaspoon pure peppermint extract 18 cream-filled chocolate sandwich cookies (such as Oreo cookies,) crushed to make about 1½ cups crumbs White Chocolate Filling:
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13 January, 2014

How To Make Red Velvet Peppermint Thumbprints

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  Ingredients 1 box red velvet cake mix 8 oz (1 block) cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened 1 large egg 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla 1 cup powdered sugar 1 bag white chocolate peppermint Hershey Kisses, unwrapped Directions: In the bowl of a mixer, beat butter and cream cheese on medium speed
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13 January, 2014

How To Make Chocolate Fudge Cookies with Candy Cane Buttercream

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  Ingredients: CHOCOLATE COOKIES 1 cup + 1 Tablespoon (133g) all-purpose flour 1/4 cup (32g) unsweetened cocoa powder 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 8 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, chopped (I use 1 package Baker’s Semi Sweet chocolate) 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 5 Tablespoons (75g) unsalted butter, softened to room temperature 3/4
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13 January, 2014

How To Make Peppermint Chocolate Cake

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  Ingredients: 2 1/2 cup(s) all-purpose flour 1 1/4 cup(s) unsweetened cocoa 2 1/4 cup(s) granulated sugar 3/4 cup(s) packed brown sugar 2 1/4 teaspoon(s) baking soda 3/4 teaspoon(s) baking powder 3/4 teaspoon(s) kosher salt 1 1/2 cup(s) whole milk 3/4 cup(s) canola oil 3 large eggs 1 1/2 teaspoon(s) peppermint extract 1 1/4 cup(s)
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13 January, 2014

How To Make Peppermint Whipped Cream

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  Ingredients: 6 red and white peppermint candy canes or 24 red and white mini peppermint candy canes 2 cups of whipping cream Directions: Unwrap your candy canes and place them in a blender or food processor. I like to break them into pieces as I add them to the blender. Process until the candy
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13 January, 2014

How To Make Santa Hat Brownies

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  Ingredients: 1 pan of your favorite brownies, cooled and cut into desired size and shape (I used a round cutter) 12-16 small strawberries, cleaned and hulled vanilla-mascarpone buttercream (recipe below) Vanilla-Mascarpone Buttercream Ingredients: 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature 8 ounces mascarpone cheese, room temperature 2-1/2 to 3 cups powdered sugar 2
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