Chocolate-Chile Mole Meringues

These are crisp light cookies that are full of flavor! The hint of lime and the subtle kick of heat are wonderful.  Very surprising flavors, not a boring cookie at all. Ingredients: 6 oz. semisweet or bittersweet chocolate, chopped 2 large egg whites ½ cup sugar 2 Tbs. ancho chile powder 1 tsp. lime juice…

Snow Balls

These cookies are similar to a shortbread. I prefer to not ground the walnuts too finely. I found that using a cookie dough scooper is easier and a lot faster, then rolling the dough by hand. This was my first time making these cookies and they are now a family favorite. You can use ground…

Strawberry Streusel Bars

These bars are scrumptious! You can easily change the filling to any other fruit (blueberry, black berry, raspberry, peach). Ingredients: 2 cups Old Fashioned Oats 1-½ cup All-purpose Flour ¾ cups White Sugar ¾ cups Brown Sugar 1 teaspoon Baking Powder ½ teaspoons Baking Soda ½ teaspoons Salt 1 cup Cold Butter, Cut Into Small…

Kahlua Espresso Mousse

Coffee lover’s dessert!!! This recipe is not really healthy, but it’s delicious!!! I might have to give Brian the challenge of trying to make this recipe dairy free. I found espresso powder a bit hard to find at most stores. I read online that some people use instant coffee as a substitution, but it doesn’t…