Brownie Baked Alaska for Two

Brownie Baked Alaska for Two

Brownie Baked Alaska for Two

This recipe is two-fold. One fold….February 1st is National Baked Alaska Day. Two fold…..it’s almost Valentines Day.

My first cookbook was the orange covered Betty Crocker, and to me it was a glorious collection of fascinating foods. The recipes were a far cry from the blue box mac & cheese and hamburgers that we ate frequently when I was a kid. Fancy food was not on our menu.

Brownie Baked Alaska for Two

Inside that orange cover was my first venture into what I thought at the time was fancy food. I actually made the Baked Alaska recipe when I was about 17, and thought I was the best baker ever. It turned out really good for a first attempt. Fast forward …..quite a few years. I think I may have made it one more time, but it was not a regular recipe. Continue reading “Brownie Baked Alaska for Two”

Dark Chocolate Pistachio Slice and Bake Cookies

Dark Chocolate Pistachio Slice and Bake Cookies

When making cookies for Christmas this year I wanted to make a chocolate cookie. It didn’t have to be a Christmas cookie per say, but just a nice chocolate cookie.

Dark Chocolate Pistachio Slice and Bake Cookies

In my early internet days I found Epicurious.com it was my cooking dream come true. Recipes galore at my finger tips. Spending hours on the site was not unusual. While in the site for inspiration….not for cookies, I saw a recipe for chocolate pistachio cookie. Sounded delicious.

Delicious they were. A few tweeks and I had my chocolate cookie. Continue reading “Dark Chocolate Pistachio Slice and Bake Cookies”

What the Forks for Dinner 2017 Top 10 Recipes

What the Forks for Dinner 2017 Top 10 Recipes

2017 is almost over and we are looking forward to 2018. Looking back over 2017 these are What the Forks for Dinners most popular recipes. We hope you will try them all.

  1. Asiago Shrimp Risotto
    2. Crock Pot Coconut Pork Curry
    3. Pressure Cooker Chicken Marsala 
    4. Marinated Mozzarella
    5. French Apple Cake 

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