Archive for June, 2006

  • Old Fashioned Chocolate Cake

    By Jennifer McHenry on June 19, 2006
    This recipe is such a wonderfully easy made-from-scratch cake. I tend to be reluctant to make cakes in 9×13 pans, just for aesthetic reasons, but this sounded so good I had to try it. The title doesn’t really give away much about this cake. It is a wonderfully rich, moist chocolate cake with an even richer chocolate-pecan icing. Don’t get […]
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  • Chocolate Coconut Almond Cheesecake

    By Jennifer McHenry on June 19, 2006
    For Father’s Day, my father said he wanted cheesecake. Flipping through my very favorite cheesecake book, I Love Cheesecake by Mary Crownover, I found what I had to make for him. Chocolate Coconut Almond Cheesecake. Essentially, it’s an Almond Joy cheesecake. This I knew he would love. His aunt used to make him a cake very similar to this every […]
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  • Dipped Peanut Butter Meltaway Cookies

    By Jennifer McHenry on June 13, 2006
    I was intrigued by this recipe. Chocolate. Peanut butter. No eggs. Lots of corn starch. Curiosity got the better of me, and I decided to try them out. I think it is safe to say that I’ve never made anything with 1/2 cup of corn starch. Maybe 1/2 teaspoon. I suppose they are used in this recipe as a binding […]
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