Tagged: ‘sugar’

Old-Fashioned Strawberry Shortcake

Don’t mess with my strawberry shortcake. I like it traditional. Genuine fruit shortcakes are an American summer passion.  It is the balance of sweet, juicy fruit, fluffy whipped creams, and crumby, rich biscuits that make them irresistible.  This version is…

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Carrot Layer Cake with Cream Cheese Whipped Cream

greasing the crock


Cooker:  Medium or large round
Setting and Cook Time: HIGH for 2 1/4 to 2 3/4 hours
Serves 6 to 8


  • 1 cup sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 1/3 cup light olive oil
  • 1 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 teaspoon…

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Homemade Honey Vanilla Marshmallows

Considering how easy it is to make marshmallows and how appealing they are, it’s surprising that they are so infrequently made at home. They are way more tender and flavorful than store-bought, especially when a little honey is incorporated to round out the taste. They also don’t have all sorts of strange ingredients.

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