Tag: dessert

Vegetarian Cherry Chocolate Holiday Tamales

Where I live in Texas, Tamales are a Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday staple. These make a great contribution to a friendsgiving feast! Not only are they clearly a holiday dish, but they’re also stealthily gluten-free, making them a welcome addition alongside the pies and cakes that celiacs can’t eat. If you’ve never tried dessert tamales before you’re in for a treat! The final texture is a lot like a gluten-free brownie stuffed with delicious cherries.

Missoula Montana Mousse

This is a slightly easier version of a classic mousse recipe. You can tell because classic recipes never include microwave directions. Whip up a batch the next time you’re in the mood for a retro chocolaty treat!

Bone Marrow Mini Cheesecakes Two Ways

I was lucky enough to be in Spokane, Washington during Huckleberry season. My host was an adventurous eater who asked if I could do something other than the usual Huckleberry Pie. Since my Venison Bone Marrow Creme Brulee back in Montreal I’d been itching for a chance to try making a bone marrow cheesecake – and these did not disappoint!

Magic Custard Cake Three Ways

Snowed in? Fed up with using all the milk and eggs you bought on yet another French Toast breakfast? Try turning those pantry staples into this deceptively decadent depression era cake!