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Category: Dessert

Peach Cobbler

There are certain foods that exude Summer!I see a peach and think of delicious freshness, sweetness, and dessert! Although eating a ripened peach is truly one of life’s pleasures, I also like to serve peaches in a cobbler after a summer meal. Such comfort food! This recipe is a bit unique because the pastry goes on the bottom of the pan and is then topped with this beautiful fruit.  The pastry then takes on the flavor of…

Neapolitan Ice Cream Soda

Ice Cream Soda…an old-fashioned treat served at soda fountains in the early 20th century. Something we may think of as quaint. But, you could say that an ice cream soda was the precursor to Starbucks’ Unicorn Frappuccino. Both are yummy, sweet, creamy confections that are tasty, refreshing, and FUN! Our coffee shops today are what soda fountains were back in the day; places where friends gathered to enjoy a treat, chat and hang-out. Well, my…

Chocolate Pecan Bourbon Pie!

  I mean really! Bring together chocolate, pecans and bourbon and everyone will be your friend! This dessert is absolutely delightful and super easy to make. And, once I tasted it, I crossed Pecan Pie off on my list of foods that I don’t like. Because of this Chocolate Pecan Bourbon Pie recipe, I’m a fan now! Maybe it’s the addition of the chocolate and/or the bourbon (happy face!). You really don&#8217…

Rosé All Day with Strawberry Rosé Popsicles

May I have your attention please!!! In case you’ve been living under a rock, rosé wine is all the rage. And I am so glad! My mom and dad drank rosé when I was growing up and it’s been a summer go-to in France forever. A chilled glass of this lovely pink drink is the perfect accompaniment to a hot summer day. Just to let you know, some of the links on this page may…

Delectable, Divine Doughnuts…Gluten Free, Too!

Since a couple people in my family are now gluten-free and dairy free my challenge has been to put good food on the table that everyone can eat. Mostly that entails making healthy meals consisting mainly of protein and fresh vegetables. But every once in a while we all need a treat, right?! Just to let you know, some of the links on this page may be affiliate links, which means that Great Eight Friends will earn a small…

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