Keyword: Vanilla


You can add a cream cheese filling to any brownie mix.  There are two ways to do this: either swirling the cream cheese filling through the brownie batter or putting […]

Cheesecake Brownies Recipe


Kelli Tracy, who worked in our test kitchen, has been making this chocolate zucchini cake for years.  It’s a hand-me-down recipe and has been around for years.  She was generous […]

Kelli’s Old-Fashioned Chocolate Zucchini Cake




The Crust 1 3/4 cups graham cracker crumbs 3 tablespoons granulated sugar 1/2 cup butter, melted Preheat the oven to 350. Mix the sugar into the crumbs. Place the sweetened […]

The Perfect Cheesecake Recipe



  A silky, smooth vanilla custard makes a wonderful filling for crepes.  In this case, we made raspberry crepes but you can substitute strawberries or blueberries.  If it’s peach season, […]

Berry Vanilla Custard Crepes




We got the idea for this monkey bread from a recipe that we found on our friend Linda Kilbride’s site, Recipe Goldmine. We thought our Swedish Vanilla Almond Bread would […]

Cherry Almond Monkey Bread Recipe


5-Minute Fudge from the Prepared Pantry
This fudge is so easy that it’s ridiculous. Just mix it up in a bowl, stick it in the microwave to melt the chocolate, and pour it into a pan. […]

5-Minute Fudge



Vanilla can be confusing. There are so many different types, each with different flavor profile. Plus different use different methods and the beans they use may differ. And most processers […]

A Buyer’s Guide to Vanilla


Delicious Chocolate Macaroons | The Prepared Pantry
We really like macaroons.  These egg white-based cookies come in such interesting varieties—vanilla, chocolate, and cherry for starters.  Most of us think of coconut when we think of macaroons but […]

Heavenly Macaroons Recipe




If you can whip an egg white, you can make these classy little desserts. They are quick and they are scrumptious. Ingredients: graham crackers or chocolate cookies broken into chunks […]

How to Make a Baked Alaska in a Cup



bananna-split-brownies
Banana Split Brownies Make it a banana split with sliced bananas, ice cream, whipped cream, nuts, and a syrup. We recommend French Vanilla Whipped Cream.  French vanilla is the “birthday […]

Banana Split Brownies


Chubby cherry Brownies
Chubby Cherry Brownies Top your brownies with Chubby Cherry Topping and French Vanilla Whipped Cream. Here’s what you’ll need: Brownie mix (choose from seven) or a blondie mix (choose from five) French Vanilla flavor Meringue […]

Chubby Cherry Brownies



Caramel Brownies
Caramel Brownies Top your brownies with Chubby Cherry Topping and French Vanilla Whipped Cream. Here’s what you’ll need: Brownie mix (choose from seven) or a blondie mix (choose from five) Caramel flavor Meringue powder  (slows […]

Caramel Brownies


5-Minute Fudge from the Prepared Pantry
This fudge is so easy that it’s ridiculous. Just mix it up in a bowl, stick it in the microwave to melt the chocolate, and pour it into a pan. […]

5-Minute Fudge



This makes a great peach pie. The spices and the vanilla will remind you of peach cobbler. The slurry, with the spices, is a rich translucent caramel color which contrasts nicely […]

Harvest Peach Pie


Deluxe Marble Rolling Pin 9 Inch Profesional Pie Pan Pie Weight Chain Here’s the marriage of the perfect crust, the richest lemon filling, and the best meringue. This may be […]

The Perfect Lemon Meringue Pie



A cool, tart lemon meringue pie on a hot summer day is so refreshing. There are lots of lemon meringue pie recipes but a royal lemon pie is a cut […]

Royal Lemon Meringue Pie


Just because it’s a biscuit, it doesn’t have to be plain.  You can load them up with all kinds of goodies: nuts, fruits, spices, herbs, dried tomatoes, peppers, chilies, bacon, […]

Fully Loaded Biscuits