Tag: lemon curd

No Bake Lemon Cheesecake Parfaits

No Bake Lemon Cheesecake Parfaits

This time of year I just seem to crave lemony flavors. I think lemon is a promise of spring with it’s bright, sunny flavor. Goodness knows we need that promise this year! These bright, lemony No Bake Lemon Cheesecake Parfaits will make you… Read More


Desserts: Custards, Puddings & Bread Puddings

White Chocolate Raspberry Bread Pudding with Amaretto White Chocolate Amaretto Sauce

“…puddings are known as custards (or curds) if they are egg-thickened, blancmange if starch-thickened, and jelly if gelatin based. Pudding may also refer to other dishes such as bread pudding and rice pudding…” Wikipedia classic puddings   bread puddings   other custard… Read More

Frozen Lemon Meringue Cake

I seem to be on a bit of a lemon kick, lately. To be more specific, a frozen lemon dessert kick. I recently posted a down-home family fave, a Frozen Lemonade Pie, and now I’m posting this more sophisticated Frozen Lemon Meringue… Read More

Lemon Curd Mousse Cake

If there was ever a luscious bit of airy, foamy heaven this Lemon Curd Mousse Cake has got to be it! Crumbled shortbread cookies form the bottom crust, topped with a creamy, dreamy Lemon Mousse filling. What really seals the deal, though, is… Read More

Lemon Curd

Classic Lemon Curd from Martha Stewart

On an earlier post, the one on Almond Praline, I spoke of a master plan to make ahead components of a showstopper of a dessert, Roasted Pears with Lemon Cream and Maple Caramel Syrup. This gorgeous, tart, sunny lemon curd is just one component… Read More

Roasted Pears with Lemon Cream & Maple Caramel Syrup

Roasted Pears with Lemon Cream and Maple Caramel Syrup

For once I don’t have too much to say about a recipe – only that I became utterly enamoured with the idea of this when I was leafing through a Midwest Magazine. I was wowed! Perfect for fall, perfect for Thanksgiving and… Read More