Author Archives: marykeys

AMBROSIA FRUIT SALAD TRIFLE

Here’s your EASY Memorial Day, Summer, no bake dessert that will surely please all palates and ages!  Light and fresh and chilled! You can even make it the day ahead!  Go ahead, permission to indulge!! (Note:  If you just want … Continue reading

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SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE

One Dish Meal! The sweetest of the carrots adds just the right flavor to this simple, yet hardy meal.  This dish also gets it’s classic richness from the ground pork.  So delicious, even as leftovers! INGREDIENTS: (Serves 6) 1 lb. good … Continue reading

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SUMMER BERRY TRIFLE (NO BAKE)

This is a summer treat with all the fresh strawberries and blueberries available.  It’s a “no bake” icebox cake that is simply delicious! Ingredients: 1 box graham crackers 8 oz. cream cheese, softened (make sure very soft) 2 (3.4 oz.) … Continue reading

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VANILLA BEAN CREME BRULEE

INGREDIENTS: 1 extra-large egg 4 extra-large egg yolks 1/2 C sugar, plus 1 T for each serving 3 C heavy cream 1 tsp. pure vanilla extract 1 T orange liqueur (such as Grand Marnier) 1 vanilla bean, cut in half … Continue reading

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BRUSSEL SPROUTS MISO

INGREDIENTS:  (Serves 6) 6-8 Slices thick bacon 1/4 C dark brown sugar 1/2 C Sake 1/2 C Mirin (sweet rice wine) 1/2 C sugar 2 T miso paste 3 –8 oz. bags baby brussel spouts, cut off root end and … Continue reading

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