Tag Archives: easy

#6 Apple Crisp with Brandy-soaked Currants

So far there have been a lot of apples, but I knew this one would be good. It’s hard to screw up apple crisp. There are no complicated crusts, nothing difficult that by messing up, could ruin it. I challenge … Continue reading

Posted in Rustic Fruit Desserts, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#5 Cranberry Buckle with Vanilla Crumb

I had the pleasure of making this dessert for a couple good friends of ours. We hadn’t seen them in weeks, and George behaved so well while they were here, we were able to enjoy an adult dinner, dessert, and … Continue reading

Posted in Rustic Fruit Desserts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

#4 Apple Pandowdy

This recipe taught me what a “pandowdy” is. Very much like a cobbler or a pie, it is fruit on the bottom with a thick later of biscuit “crust” over the top, rolling with the fruit it tops. The image … Continue reading

Posted in Rustic Fruit Desserts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

#50 Gingerbread Icebox cake with Mascarpone Mousse

This one I thought was the most intimidating-looking recipe in the book. The image made it seem very complicated and not all that tasty (to my carmel-loving tastebuds). Boy was I wrong. One of the easiest in the book and … Continue reading

Posted in Baby, Vintage Cakes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

#49 Ozark Pudding Cake

I made this cake for a ladies’ night Christmas party, which was a ton of fun. Ornament exchange (so much better than white elephant!), Christmassy games, and, of course, FOOD. In the book she says that the original form of … Continue reading

Posted in Vintage Cakes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment