Posts tagged "coconut"
Snowball Truffles (White Chocolate Coconut Truffles)

Snowball Truffles (White Chocolate Coconut Truffles)

Merry (belated) Christmas everybody! This year, my family had more than 20 guests over on Christmas Eve to celebrate the holiday. With all those different personalities, it definitely borderlined on madness. Lets just say that we were LOUD. There were tears, cheers, and, in all honesty, probably some secretive jeers. Welcome to the family gatherings,...
Drunken Date Bars (with nuts)

Drunken Date Bars (with nuts)

I totally laughed out loud when I came up with the name of this recipe. Drunken date bars. With nuts. Too awesome for words. Anywaayy (getting my mind out of the gutter) – it’s important to note that these bars are tasty, healthy, and definitely provide a slight buzz for an after dinner treat (or...
Coconut Rice Pudding

Coconut Rice Pudding

I haven’t posted a rice pudding recipe since 2011? Wow. Craziness. And geez…let me reflect for a second. Who else agrees that I started out as a horrible photographer?  And the writing?! Haha. I guess I’ve opened up over the years. Anyway after playing with coconut on Friday, I wanted to keep the tropical trend going....
Tempura Bananas with Chocolate-Coconut Drizzle

Tempura Bananas with Chocolate-Coconut Drizzle

FRIED BANANAS! Yesss! I got the idea to make tempura bananas with a chocolate-coconut sauce when I looked in the pantry and noticed I had leftover coconut from some cookies I made last year! Since I hate to waste anything, I figured I’d fry something! Think coconut fried shrimp, but with the deliciousness of bananas...