Julia Childs Berry Clafoutis

Julia Childs Berry Clafoutis

I have been having a love affair this year with…Julia Childs Berry Clafoutis. Maybe someday I’ll complete that sentence with news in the romance department but in the meantime, I’m not complaining a bit about settling with this simple, custardy fruit dessert. Clafoutis is kind of a cross between a cake and a pudding and it is everything, This year it’s a simple pleasure that’s been like a little salvation.

Julia Childs Berry Clafoutis

Julia Childs Berry Clafoutis

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White Chocolate Fruit Pizza

White Chocolate Fruit Pizza

Hey guys, step back with me to the 90s for a minute and check out this White Chocolate Fruit Pizza! Sometimes you’ll see this old recipe called White Chocolate Fruit Tart, too. Maybe you’ll want to make it for Memorial Day or any summer holiday or party?

 

White Chocolate Fruit Pizza

White Chocolate Fruit Pizza

 

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German Baked Apples Bratapfel

German Baked Apples Bratapfel

German Baked Apples Bratapfel takes me right back to childhood! I don’t think at the time anyone thought of them as being particularly “German.” They were, like so many recipes that were ubiquitous to the Midwest, just a part of small-town, down-home cooking. Baked apples appeared a lot-at our table for dessert.

German Baked Apples Bratapfel

German Baked Apples – Bratapfel; see all that deliciousness at the bottom of the pan!!

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Easy Fresh Blackberry Sauce

Easy Fresh Blackberry Sauce

So last night I posted my Old School Cheesecake Pie at 9:00 during the middle of the Superbowl. Honestly, I hit publish instead of save! In my defense, the half time show was over and my attention span was stretched to the limit. Anyway, here’s the sweet little recipe for the Easy Fresh Blackberry Sauce that I served with that cheesecake!

Easy Fresh Blackberry Sauce

Easy Fresh Blackberry Sauce

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Libby's New Fashioned Pumpkin Pie

Libby’s New Fashioned Pumpkin Pie

Some of you might know, while others of you might not have a clue until you’re ready to bake your Pumpkin Pie (probably the evening before Thanksgiving) that Libby’s changed their pumpkin pie recipe (yes, the one from the back of the can) this fall (2019.) It’s the first time there has been a change on the can since the original Libby’s Famous Pumpkin Pie was put on the can in 1950. Follow the link if you’re looking for the original, but here on this post I’m reviewing Libby’s New Fashioned Pumpkin Pie.

Libby's New Fashioned Pumpkin Pie

Libby’s New Fashioned Pumpkin Pie

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