Category Archives: Desserts

Chocolate Mousse..with a twist

Chocolate mousse is one of the best creations…EVER.  I’ve been wanting to make it for a while now but the ingredients are very discouraging: heavy cream, 6-8 eggs, sugar, chocolate, etc..Ah!  When a craving comes along, I go to Whole … Continue reading

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Illa Auntie’s Baklava

Illa Auntie’s baklava is world famous and is a necessary dessert at all of our family parties.  Here is her secret: Servings: 1 tray of baklava Ingredients: Box of Filo dough Butter – approximately 3 sticks – melted and hot … Continue reading

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Kentucky Derby (Chocolate Chip Pecan) Pie

This is one of Seema’s favorites.  It is heavenly and best served warm with vanilla ice cream. Servings: 1 pie Ingredients: Ready-made pie crust 1/2 cup white Karo syrup 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 stick margarine (or butter) melted 1/2 package … Continue reading

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