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Cinnamon Doughnut Ice Cream

To conclude my series of spiced up recipes for spicyicecream's 5th birthday, I have a very special recipe for you. I have to say, I wasn't sure this little experiment world work, but happily it did, and has become one of my favourite ice cream flavou...
by spicyicecream on Aug 1, 2012

Almond Lace Cookies with vanilla Soy Yogurt and Grapes

This was a lovely snack that we enjoyed today. It’s very easy to make. Yield: about 24 cookies Ingredients: 1 cup ground almonds 1 cup AP flour 1 cup powdered sugar pinch salt 4 ounces vegan margarine, melted almond slices or slivers as decorat...
by Vegalicious on Jul 27, 2012

Almond Lace Cookies with vanilla Soy Yogurt and Grapes

This was a lovely snack that we enjoyed today. It’s very easy to make. Yield: about 24 cookies Ingredients: 1 cup ground almonds 1 cup AP flour 1 cup powdered sugar pinch salt 4 ounces vegan margarine, melted almond slices or slivers as decorat...
by Vegalicious on Jul 27, 2012

Spicy Chocolate Doughnuts

So perhaps 5 posts in 5 days was a little bit ambitious! Life and work got in the way a little last week, but I still have two recipes left to share from my week of spicy birthday posts and they're both pretty cracking, if I do say so myself!Of cours...
by spicyicecream on Jul 24, 2012

Julia Child's Floating Islands Recipe

Other kids would be playing outside during summer vacation, and I did that too, but mostly I would spend the afternoons watching cooking shows on PBS.  I paid attention and learned about new foods with names I'd never heard of.  I would exp...
by Cafe Johnsonia on Jul 22, 2012

Julia Child's Floating Islands Recipe

Other kids would be playing outside during summer vacation, and I did that too, but mostly I would spend the afternoons watching cooking shows on PBS.  I paid attention and learned about new foods with names I'd never heard of.  I would exp...
by Cafe Johnsonia on Jul 22, 2012

Sticky Ginger Spice Cake

The single best thing about winter is all of the awesome comfort food you get to indulge in guilt free, at least until the start of spring! If you've been reading for a while, you may remember how much I love sticky date pudding. I've made it so many...
by spicyicecream on Jul 18, 2012

Julie Child's Floating Islands Recipe

Other kids would be playing outside during summer vacation, and I did that too, but mostly I would spend the afternoons watching cooking shows on PBS.  I paid attention and learned about new foods with names I'd never heard of.  I would exp...
by Cafe Johnsonia on Jul 17, 2012

Sour Cherry Pierogi

This Eastern European treat is very tasty. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: for the dough: 2 cups flour (I used 1 cup AP, 1 cup semolina) 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon sugar 3 tablespoons oil 1/2 cup water for the filling and sauce: 1 (16 ounce) jar che...
by Vegalicious on Jul 16, 2012

Chai Spiced Rolls with Cinnamon Glaze

Sometimes I wonder if I'll ever figure this whole grown up work/life balance thing out. The last few months have been crazy with work, freelance and managing three blogs (PS, you should all go check out the other two) but also so rewarding with a pro...
by spicyicecream on Jul 16, 2012

Sour Cherry Pierogi

This Eastern European treat is very tasty. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: for the dough: 2 cups flour (I used 1 cup AP, 1 cup semolina) 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon sugar 3 tablespoons oil 1/2 cup water for the filling and sauce: 1 (16 ounce) jar che...
by Vegalicious on Jul 16, 2012

Buttermilk Ice Cream with Poached Cherries

Buttermilk ice cream. Cherries. You want this, I promise you--you do. The ice cream is creamy and tangy and marries perfectly with the sweet cherries. We have poached cherries before in a combination of wine, water and sugar with a vanilla be...
by Cafe Johnsonia on Jul 11, 2012

Buttermilk Ice Cream with Poached Cherries

Buttermilk ice cream. Cherries. You want this, I promise you--you do. The ice cream is creamy and tangy and marries perfectly with the sweet cherries. We have poached cherries before in a combination of wine, water and sugar with a vanilla be...
by Cafe Johnsonia on Jul 11, 2012

Banana Rhubarb Bread Delight

Vegan Banana Rhubarb Bread with Fresh Strawberries and Chocolate Sauce. We don’t usually have mixtures with many different flavors but we must admit this special dessert was especially delicious. Serving Size: 8 Ingredients: for Vegan Banana Rh...
by Vegalicious on Jun 22, 2012

Birthday Cake Marshmallows

I've come to the conclusion that I don't blog with sprinkles often enough. It always makes me so happy when I do, so I have set about remedying this sad situation! It did help that it was my birthday over the weekend and instead of a traditional cake...
by spicyicecream on Jun 18, 2012

Mini Lemon Sugar Bundt Cakes

I wasn't sure how to start this post, because really, these mini bundt cakes were not at all what I had planned to bake last weekend. I had visions of a wintery cake, maybe some brioche and if I got time, a batch of fun sprinkle-covered marshmallows,...
by spicyicecream on Jun 13, 2012

Lemon Risotto Rice Pudding with Rhubarb Compote

This was a lovely dessert that we recently enjoyed with fresh rhubarb from the garden. It’s easy to make and doesn’t take long. It tastes best warm. Serving Size: 4 Ingredients: for the risotto: 1 cup risotto rice 1/4 cup lemon juice zest...
by Vegalicious on May 30, 2012

Gluten-Free Banana Buckwheat Cake with Peanut Butter Penuche Frosting

Gluten-free cakes are an interesting thing to tackle.  So many different gluten-free flours create such different results.  I've found that I don't like to use all "white" flours--sweet (glutinous) rice, tapioca, potato or corn...
by Cafe Johnsonia on May 24, 2012

Vegan Almond Apple Flowers

These were heavenly. We’re going to have them again this weekend. I know this doesn’t seem like apple time. In fact most of the apple trees are just beginning to bloom. But, there are a few sorts of apples that one can “over-winter&...
by Vegalicious on May 18, 2012

Vegan Almond Apple Flowers

These were heavenly. We’re going to have them again this weekend. I know this doesn’t seem like apple time. In fact most of the apple trees are just beginning to bloom. But, there are a few sorts of apples that one can “over-winter&...
by Vegalicious on May 18, 2012


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