Apricot Bread Pudding Recipe
Use fresh or dried apricots in this full-flavored fruit bread pudding. Prunes may be substituted for the apricots and cognac for the cherry brandy.
Asparagus Flans Recipe
Asparagus is pureed and blended with cream, tarragon, Parmesan, and eggs, then baked in custard cups. The asparagus tips are used as garnish on these pretty flans.
Black Russian Cake Recipe
This wickedly-good cake is flavored with chocolate and coffee liqueur. It begins with a cake mix to make it fast and easy.
Bread and Butter Pudding Recipe
Simple bread pudding is spiced with cinnamon and spiked with raisins. Since I love raisins, I always add more. This is an easy old-fashioned favorite dessert.
Bread Pudding Recipe
This bread pudding is enriched with raisins and cognac. It could not be easier to make, but plan ahead to give the bread time to soak up the custard.
Bread Pudding with Orange Marmalade Recipe
Use up day-old bread in this tangy bread pudding with orange marmalade and chocolate chips. This is an easy dish to throw together yet absolutely fabulous on the table. Great for a special breakfast, brunch or even dessert.
Brown Sugar Rice Pudding Recipe
Dried cherries take the place of raisins in this brown sugar sweetened rice pudding. This updated dessert begins with raw rice, so it will take more time to cook than one using pre-cooked rice.
Cherries and Cream Rice Pudding Recipe
Rich and creamy rice pudding gets a kick of flavor and color from dried cherries. You might want to try this method with other dried fruits as well such as blueberries or cranberries.
Cherry Sabayon Recipe
Orange-flavored custard pudding tops tart cherries for an elegant but quick dessert.
Chestnut Ricotta Cheesecake Recipe
Dark rum and vanilla flavor this rich cheesecake filled with chestnut chunks. Fresh chestnuts may be roasted a day in advance or simply use jarred chestnuts.
Chestnut Souffle with Brandy Custard Sauce Recipe Recipe
Individual chestnut souffles are topped with a rich brandy custard sauce for an elegant dessert.
Chocolate Turtle Cheesecake Recipe
Caramels, pecans, and chocolate shine in this rich, no-bake cheesecake. It goes together quickly, but plan ahead for chilling time.
Chocolate-0range Silk Mousse Recipe
No one will believe this rich mousse dessert is made with tofu. This quick and easy low-fat dessert is packed with chocolate flavor.
Christmas Rum Pudding Recipe
Christmas pudding is a traditional English favorite. This fruitcake is loaded with fruit, almonds, and spices. It gets its kick from rum. The pudding is made 30 days in advance to give it time to ripen. Be sure to read the flambe tips before beginning.
Corn and Cheese Pudding Recipe
This makes enough to feed a crowd, but you can cut it down to suit your needs by simple division.
Classic Banana Pudding Recipe
Some things are best left unchanged, and banana pudding is one of them. This classic banana pudding is fast, easy and will remind you of the good old days. Fresh bananas are layered with vanilla wafer cookies and a rich vanilla pudding for a no-bake dessert that will please all.
Danish Fruit Pudding (Strawberry) Recipe
Fresh strawberries are used in this easy pudding which is finished with a topping of yogurt or sour cream. Plan ahead to refrigerate the pudding an hour before serving. This dessert can also be made with fresh nectarines or apricots.
Dirt Cake Recipe
This cake has become a tradition at birthday parties for kids. The crushed chocolate cookies resemble soil, and the gummy worms peeking out from the soil are irresistible to children. Feel free to use skim milk to make the pudding (sugar-free is fine) and non-fat cookies. The butter may also be omitted, making the soil look drier, but still yummy.
Easy Lemon Tarts Recipe
Use puff pastry shells, lemon pudding mix, and whipped cream to make easy individual dessert pies. Try experimenting with other flavors as well.
Flan Caramel Custard Recipe
Flan is a traditional Mexican custard. The cooking method causes a delicious caramel sauce to form as a topping for the flan. If possible, make the flan a day in advance to give it extra time to set up.
Figgy Pudding Recipe
You probably remember it from the old Christmas song. Figgy pudding is a spice cake-like souffle made with figs and walnuts. It is moist, delicious, and easy to make.
Fluffy Pumpkin Dip Recipe
Imagine pumpkin pie as an interesting dip and you have a desseert that will delight adults and children alike. It is a simple mixture of vanilla pudding, pumpkin, spices, and whipped cream that is fast and easy to make, but quite decadent. Serve with graham crackers, cookies, or sliced fresh fruit as dippers.
French Honey Recipe - Heirloom Custard Lemon Curd Recipe
This is an adaptation of an heirloom custard recipe from the 1800's. It's called French honey because it looks like creamed honey, but you might better know it as lemon curd. Use as a spread on breads and other baked goods. It also works well as a tartlet or cake filling.
Frozen Maple Mousse Recipe
Rich and creamy mousse is sweetened with maple syrup. Since this recipe uses raw eggs, it is recommended that you use irradiated eggs, available in most markets. Recipe is easily doubled.
Fuzzy Navel Upside-Down Cake Recipe
If you like fuzzy navel cocktails, you will love this cake made with peaches, cherries, and peach schnapps. It makes an attractive presentation on the table. This traditional recipe made the rounds in the 70's, along with Harvey Wallbanger Cake.
Grand Marnier Custard Recipe
This classic French egg custard gets its flavor boost from Grand Marnier® orange liqueur. Plan ahead to refrigerate at least 2 hours before serving. This is an elegant, yet simple dessert.
Grand Marnier Mousse Recipe
This quick dessert uses Grand Marnier for orange flavor and is then further enhanced by the strawberry sauce.
Impeached (Peach) Rice Pudding Recipe
Try this low-fat version of rice pudding flavored with peaches and studded with raisins. This dessert is good served warm or cold.
Harvey Wallbanger Cake Recipe
This easy traditional recipe made the rounds during the 70's, so I am not quite sure where it originated. It takes the potent flavors of the Harvey Wallbanger cocktail and puts them into a deliciously moist cake. Instructions are also given for muffins.
Kiwifruit Cream Recipe
Kiwifruit cream is an egg-based custard pudding. It goes together quickly, but plan ahead to chill to set.
Layered Swiss Chard, Ham, and Cheese Custard Recipe
This dish is good chilled, at room temperature, or hot. Cut into small cubes for an appetizer.
Lemon Meringue Puff Tarts Recipe
Delicious lemon custard and meringue from scratch fill pre-made puff pastry shells for individual dessert servings. Try substituting fresh key lime juice for the lemon juice.
Lemon Peel Ricotta Creme Recipe
Fast and easy to make, this is sort of a pudding made with ricotta cheese, grated lemon peel, vanilla, and sugar substitute. Good for a snack or dessert for those following the South Beach Diet.
Macadamia Banana Cream Pie Recipe
Custard and bananas are poured into a spectacular crust of macadamia nuts and coconut for a show-stopping pie. The crust is oven-baked but the filling is made on the stove-top. Make this the day before you need it due to the necessary refrigeration time required between steps. It is actually a very easy pie to make and makes an impressive presentation.
Malibu Rum Cake Recipe
This cake starts with a box mix and packaged pudding and is jazzed up with coconut rum.
Mandarin Orange Rice Pudding Recipe
Let the crockpot do the work watching this delicious rice pudding flavored with mandarin oranges and raisins. It is a great way to use up leftover rice.
Marlborough Pudding Pie Recipe
This is a traditional apple pie from early American times, perfect for an authentic Thanksgiving meal or everyday dessert. Use the quick puff pastry recipe included or buy it in the freezer case at the market.
Matzoh Pudding for Passover Recipe
Tasty matzoh pudding is filled with apples, raisins, nuts, and spices. This is a perfect dish for Passover, but you don't have to be Jewish to love this pudding at any time of the year.
Nutmeg Ice Cream Recipe
Nutmeg is the primary flavoring ingredient in this smooth and creamy ice cream not to be missed.
Orange Bavarian Cream Recipe
This parfait-like dessert contains Mandarin oranges, orange yogurt, vanilla pudding, non-dairy whipped cream, and vanilla wafers.
Oxtail Consomme with Custard Royale Recipe
Oxtails are baked to release flavor, then boiled and strained into a rich consomme clear soup. A custard of eggs, thyme, and chives is baked, cut into squares, and floated as dumplings in the soup. You may make the consomme up to 3 days in advance.
Ozark Pudding Recipe
Pecans or walnuts, apples, and dark rum flavor this rich pudding. This dessert is best served warm. You may skip the rum, if you wish.
Papaya Custard Recipe
Egg custard is lightly flavored with papaya and baked on top of a papaya base for a delicious dessert. If papayas are not in season, you might like to try this with peaches.
Passionfruit Tart Recipe
Custard tart uses passionfruit juice which is readily available year-round. The sweet shortcrust pastry is quickly made in a food processor. Feel free to experiment with other fruit nectars. Plan ahead to make the filling a day in advance.
Plum Pudding For Christmas Recipe
Julia Child shares this classic holiday pudding recipe (which has no plums!), served flaming with a zabaione sauce. It is loaded with raisins and spices. Be sure to read the flambe tips before beginning.
Pumpkin Creme Brulee Recipe
Classic creme brulee custard gets a light touch of pumpkin flavor in this recipe.
Ricotta-Brioche Bread Pudding Recipe
Egg brioche bread and ricotta cheese make a rich and delicious pudding. The variation adds prunes or figs for even more flavor, but I like to add raisins.
Rose Hip Soup Recipe
Rose hips are the fruit of a variety of rose bush, and they make great soup with a hint of floral flavor. Variations are given for using dried rose hips, as well as for a rose hip pudding.
Rosemary Honey Ice Cream Recipe
The minty and woodsy flavor of rosemary shines in this easy ice cream sweetened with honey.
Russian Cream with Strawberries Romanoff Recipe
Strawberries are marinated in sweetened liquor to top a simple Russian cream pudding. You may omit the liquor, if you wish, and simply top with sweetened strawberries.
Salmon Bread Pudding Recipe
Savory bread pudding is made with croissants, salmon, capers, cheese, and dill. This makes a fabulous brunch dish that may be served hot or at room temperature, but I like it for a light dinner or lunch. You may use your own baked salmon or smoked salmon in place of the canned salmon.
Spiced Triple Chocolate Cake Recipe
Spiced Triple Chocolate Cake Recipe. Imagine a rich and luscious chocolate cake slightly reminiscent of gingerbread, and you'll be drooling over this dessert.
Steamed Cranberry Pudding Recipe
Traditional cranberry pudding is flavored with spices and topped with cranberry glaze. This is a perfect dessert for a Thanksgiving meal.
Strawberry Mousse in Tulip Cups Recipe
Fresh tulip flowers make a stunning container for a light strawberry mousse, perfect for a party. Be sure to read up on edible flowers before you buy your tulips for this dessert.
Vanilla Fruit Salad Recipe
Pineapple, Mandarin oranges, apples, and vanilla pudding make a quick dessert salad to feed a crowd.
Vegetable Custard Recipe
Your baby will love this easy creamy vegetable custard. The custards may be stored in the refrigerator up to 3 days.
Very Fat Fudge Cake Recipe
This cake is extremely rich and moist, hence its name. You can also make mini-muffins from this recipe. See instructions at the end. Feel free to experiment by using different flavored chips or nuts. It is definitely worth the indulgence, but do not over-bake!
Watermelon Pudding Recipe
Sweet and rosy cooked watermelon pudding is studded with chocolate chunks and pistachio nuts. This pudding is extremely rich so serve it in small amounts.
Yin Yang Papaya Dessert Recipe
Coconut tapioca pudding shares a bowl with fresh papaya puree for a tasty and eye-appealing dessert.