Watergate Salad (Pistachio Pineapple Pudding – From Scratch)

Watergate Salad (Pistachio Pineapple Pudding - From Scratch)

Watergate Salad is not a salad at all but rather pistachio pudding mixed with pineapple, coconut, cherries, mini marshmallows, and walnuts. This version is made from scratch without boxed pudding. Remember two weeks ago when I made Pistachio Pudding from scratch? I took it one step further and turned it into my favorite pudding dessert […]

Baked Cherry Cheesecake Wontons with Chocolate Dipping Sauce

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Crispy baked wontons stuffed with cherry cheesecake then dunked into chocolate dipping sauce Remember the Cherry Cheesecake Stuffed Cupcakes from last week? I ended up having both pie filling and cheesecake leftover, more than a spoonful and enough to create another recipe. I had no intention of going to the store nor did I have […]

Cherry Cheesecake Stuffed Cupcakes

Cherry Cheesecake Stuffed Cupcakes

Cherry Cheesecake Stuffed Cupcakes will win over anybody’s heart (and not just for Valentine’s Day either). Really though, you can’t beat chocolate cupcakes stuffed with cherry pie filling and no bake cheesecake. Valentine’s Day is next week, and do you know what that means? The Holiday Food Party bloggers are back with recipes served with […]

Chocolate Covered Cherry Brownie Cups

Chocolate Covered Cherry Brownie Cups

Mini decadent brownie cups topped with homemade chocolate covered cherries means indulging on the classic pairing of cherries and chocolate in a new way. Sometimes restraint is hard. One of my guilty pleasures is eating chocolate covered cherries, and I could eat a whole box if you’d let me. Every year for Christmas, there’s always […]

Cherry Coconut Snowball Cookies

Cherry Coconut Snowball Cookies

Melt-in-your-mouth almond snowball cookies with a maraschino cherry surprise and coconut coating will soon be your new favorite cookie. How would you describe your best cookie? For me, it’s texture and flavor. Flavor is pretty self explanatory. I have a lot of favorite ingredients – chocolate, peanut butter, caramel, lemon, marshmallows, cherries. Unless there’s anise […]