Fresh Cherry Pie

Cherries. One of my favorite things about summer. I picked up two gigantic bags at a local outdoor market last week. They were on sale because they were sort of funny looking–my husband described them as Siamese Twin Cherries. Each one had an appendage with its own pit. No matter. They were still delicious and […]

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Chocolate Mint Cake with White Chocolate Mint Ganache Filling and Chocolate Fudge Icing

Chocolate Mint Cake with White Chocolate Ganache Filling | CafeJohnsonia.com

This chocolate mint cake features layers of tender dark chocolate cake, white chocolate ganache filling, and a rich chocolate fudge icing. Chocolate and mint lovers…this one’s for you! My dear, dear friend just had a baby. Another friend and I took dinner to her. My assignment was dessert. I remembered my friend telling me that […]

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Florida Pie

  If you have been a reader here for awhile, you know that I love lime and coconut–together or apart. And of course, I adore key lime anything. This week’s delectable Tuesdays With Dorie recipe, Florida Pie, was chosen by Dianne of Dianne’s Dishes. I loved the idea of this recipe–a graham cracker crust with […]

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Passion Fruit Ice Cream

Passion Fruit Ice Cream is one of our very favorite flavors. It’s incredibly easy to make. The flavor is bright and tropical with just the right amount of tartness to balance out the sweetness. The texture is lovely – creamy and silky. If you’ve ever had the pleasure of eating Passion Fruit Mousse at a Brazilian restaurant, this […]

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Peanut Butter Torte

I don’t think I really need to say anything about this Peanut Butter Torte. The picture above should speak for itself. Okay, but this is me. Of course I have something to say! I love peanut butter and chocolate. I haven’t met very many people who don’t. Hard for me to imagine! I took this to […]

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