Tag: Desert

  • Sugar Cookies

    Every family has a sugar cookie recipe to pass down. Here’s ours.

  • Portuguese Almond Pastry

    Ingredients Crust 1 ½ Cups All-Purpose Flour ½ Cup Butter ½ Cup Sugar ¼ Cup Water 2 Egg Yolks, beaten Filling 1 ½ Cups Ground Almonds ¾ Cup Sugar 1 ½ Tablespoons Lemon Rind, grated ¼ Cup Butter, softened 3 Eggs, slightly beaten Directions Filling Combine almonds and sugar in medium-size bowl; stir in lemon…

  • Pizza Dolce (Ricotta Pie)

    For the cheese lover in each of us.

  • Rich Chocolate Brownies

    Another example of how baked goods can be used to smuggle tree nuts into your stomach.

  • Coscorões


    An ABSOLUTE treat! Great for the holidays or just to bring a little extra joy into your home.

  • Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

    Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

    One of Michele’s childhood favorites. P.S. please stop using raisins in oatmeal cookies.

  • Delfina’s Sweet Rice

    Delfina’s Sweet Rice

    As traditional a desert as you can get. Don’t forget to keep stirring and never add raisins!

  • Blueberry Bran Muffins

    Blueberry Bran Muffins

    Hearty and delicious. Best warm with a slice of butter!

  • Banana Nut Muffins

    Banana Nut Muffins

    The muffin is really just a means of holding the walnuts together.

  • Sour Cream Pastries

    Sour Cream Pastries

    Very impressive and even more delicious. Great around the holidays.

  • Portuguese Sweet Bread

    Portuguese Sweet Bread

    This traditional take on sweet bread is super fluffy and sweet. A must have for Easter and Christmas.

  • Coconut Custard Pie

    Coconut Custard Pie

    As close as you can get to the coconut custard pie at the local grocer in Ossining NY.

  • Fresh Cherry Pie

    Fresh Cherry Pie

    John’s all time favorite pie. Nothing beats a fresh cherry pie. (take that Marie Callender)