May 22nd is National Vanilla Pudding Day! Celebrate with Southern Bourbon Vanilla Banana Pudding Parfaits! ~Great Taste Buds

Southern Bourbon Vanilla Banana Pudding Parfaits Bourbon Vanilla Custard* Vanilla wafers 2-3 fresh bananas Whipped Cream Bourbon Vanilla Custard: 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 1/2 tbsp cornstarch 3 eggs 1 cup milk 1 cup half and half 2 tbsp butter 2 tsp Nielsen-Massey Bourbon Vanilla In a small bowl, whisk together cornstarch and sugar. Set […]…

Mother’s Day Dessert Suggestion: Triple Berry Tiramisu ~Let Food Be Thy Medicine

There is a reason Tiramisu means “life me up” 🙂 Triple Berry Tiramisu 2 packages lady fingers 1 1/2 cups heavy cream 8 ounces mascarpone cheese (you can cheat subbing cream cheese if necessary) 1 cup white sugar, divided 1 tbl vanilla 8 oz coffee (think decaf if serving at dinner) 5 tablespoons Chambord […] via…

Coconut Cashew Baklava ~Bittersweet

Towering stacks of gossamer-thin pastry, impossibly crisp and glistening with sticky syrup gleam from within bakery cases across the globe. Though typically full to bursting with crisp walnuts and warm spices, baklava is no stranger to alternative approaches. Considering the fact that it’s been at the mercy of creative bakers for centuries, this well-loved treat […]…

Maple Banana Creme Brulee: The Perfect Winter Dessert ~The Vogue Chef

Perfect for après ski, après fondue…or just about anything. Crème Brûlée is my favorite dessert because it is simple, elegant, and delicious. Furthermore, it gives you a leg up from all the other guys in the room…and you get to use a butane hand torch! This one is slightly different from the traditional vanilla […] via…