Key Lime Cheesecake (Instant Pot)

Key Lime Cheesecake on a pink glass serving plate. There is a white coffee mug filled with coffee and small white serving plates with forks.

Key Lime Cheesecake (Instant Pot) Easy Key lime cheesecakes in the instant pot are the perfect party dessert. The flavor is best when made the day before, giving you more time on the day of your party. They are refreshing as a spring and summer dessert yet can be enjoyed any time of the year. […]

Salted Ice Cream Sundae

Salted ice cream sundae prepared on a salt block.

Salted Ice Cream Sundae This salted ice cream sundae is prepared on a salt block.  It makes for a fun and interactive experience for the humans in your life and brings your vanilla bean ice cream to new levels! Use your creativity and pantry items to build sundaes from everyone’s favorites.  Are strawberries in season?  […]

Homemade Whipped Cream (whipping siphon)

Homemade whipped cream made in a whipping siphon in a martini glass.

Homemade Whipped Cream (whipping siphon) This homemade whipped cream is made with four simple ingredients and takes less than five minutes to make.  There are no bowls or beaters to wash because it’s made in a whipping siphon.  I love this whipped cream for all of these reasons.  Yet what keeps us coming back for […]

All Butter Pie Crust

Rustic quiche with all butter pie crust in a white ramekin on a natural wooden serving board.

All Butter Pie Crust This proven all-butter pie crust recipe makes flaky, buttery homemade pie crust every time.  This is my go-to for pies, quiches, and dinner pies too! If you want to take your pastry skills to the next level, this recipe will give you the confidence to do just that. I used the […]

Key Lime Whipped Cream (whipping siphon)

Key lime whipped cream on individual round cheesecakes on a black shiny serving plate.

Key Lime Whipped Cream Key lime is one of my husband’s favorite flavors.  Its refreshing citrusy bite is especially delicious in the summer heat.  This whipped cream is so light and fluffy and works perfectly every time due to the help of a whipping siphon!  Yes, you, too, can make homemade whipped cream any time.  […]

Zinfandel Poached Pears

Zinfandel poached pears in mascarpone whipped cream on a red serving plate.

Zinfandel Poached Pears These Zinfandel poached pears are elegant and delicious. It’s a perfect fall and early winter dessert when pears are at their best. The flavor profile gets a fruity tang from the red wine-poached pears and pure creaminess from the mascarpone and the whipping cream.  It’s a sophisticated dessert that pairs well with comfort […]

Individual Frozen Key Lime Pies

Individual frozen key lime pies on a white serving plate with Key lime wedges for garnish.

Individual Frozen Key Lime Pies These individual frozen key lime pies are a hit with every age group.  They make a pretty presentation and are the perfect dessert that brings a summer flavor to your meals, gatherings, and parties. The creaminess of the pie combined with the sweet and sour flavor profile takes your taste […]

Lemon Sorbet

lemon sorbet served in a strawberry, lime and thyme infused ice shot glass on a white square plate

Lemon Sorbet This proven lemon sorbet recipe is as beautiful as it is delicious.  You get a balanced mix of sweet and tart from the first bite. The beauty of sorbets with acidity, like lemon and lime, is that you can serve them as an appetizer, between courses, or as a dessert.   I love to […]