Mango Gelato Recipe

Mango Gelato

Tangy mangos enliven this gelato–a cousin to ice cream. Serve it with a pretty edible blossom, such as a nasturtium or violet tucked on top.

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  • 20 M
  • 3 H, 20 M
  • 0
Lavender Honey Ice Cream Recipe

Lavender Honey Ice Cream

Lavender blossoms are steeped in half-and-half until fully flavored. The mixture is stirred with eggs to make a custard and churned for a cool, mellow treat.

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  • 30 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
  • 1
Blueberry Ice Cream Recipe

Blueberry Ice Cream

Seeing as blueberries are so darn good for you, one could argue that this rich, creamy ice cream ought to be a summer staple.

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  • 20 M
  • 3 H, 30 M
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Upside-Down Caramelized Apple Tart Recipe

Upside-Down Caramelized Apple Tart

This upside-down tart, also know in French as tart Tatin, is filled with golden apples covered in a deep caramel that sit atop a flaky, buttery crust.

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  • 1 H
  • 2 H
  • 0
Southern Pecan Pie Recipe

Southern Pecan Pie

Villas’ pecan pie is unlike most others as it’s not as sweet as most. But it does have the requisite fresh pecans, mellow rich filling, and tender flaky crust.

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  • 25 M
  • 2 H, 25 M
  • 0
Prune-Rum Custard Cake Recipe

Prune Rum Custard Cake

Far Breton, a specialty of Brittany, France, is a custardy cake similar to a clafouti filled with rum-soaked prunes. Far Breton is great with tea.

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  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 0
Blackberry Mousse Recipe

Blackberry Mousse

The flavor of sweet-tart blackberries are complemented by the zing of orange juice and the depth of Cointreau in this creamy, lick-the-dish-worthy mousse.

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  • 15 M
  • 20 M
  • 1
Banana Napoleons with Warm Caramel Walnut Sauce Recipe

Banana Napoleons with Warm Caramel Walnut Sauce

Squares of homemade puff pastry (or store-bought if you want to save time), sandwich sliced bananas and a rich walnut caramel sauce. Whip creams sits on top.

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  • 1 H
  • 4 H, 45 M
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Black and White Chocolate Cake with Creme Anglaise Recipe

Black and White Chocolate Cake with Crème Anglaise

Layers of delicate ladyfingers alternate with espresso-and-liqueur laced chocolate mousse. Drizzled over scoops of the cake is a lovely vanilla custard cream.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H
  • 2
Marbled Lemon–Blueberry Cake Recipe

Marbled Lemon–Blueberry Butter Cake

Lemon and blueberry star in this cake. Blueberry preserve fills the cake and is swirled through the batter. The cake is also iced with a lemon buttercream frosting.

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  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Oatmeal Cake Recipe

Oatmeal Cake

Yup, you’re allowed to eat this cake for breakfast seeing as there’s moist layers of wholesome oatmeal beneath the coconut and buttery frosting.

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  • 50 M
  • 1 H, 50 M
  • 3
Dried Fruit and Nut Cake Recipe

Dried Fruit and Nut Cake

Chock-full of crunchy nuts and moist dried fruit, this cake is a taste sensation. May we suggest a choice of apricots, plums, pears, or peaches?

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 2
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