Sharon Zambito’s Famous Crusting Buttercream

Sharon Zambito's Famous Crusting Buttercream Ingredients generous cups Sweetex shortening or other brand of hi-ration shortening or half butter/half shortening 5 pounds powdered sugar 4 tablespoons Wedding Bouquet flavoring (or substitute your flavoring of choice in the appropriate amount) () 11 - 12 tablespoons hot coffee creamer liquid   Directions Cream the shortening, flavorings, and hot liquid with the paddle attachment until well combined and creamy. Then stream in the first 3 pounds of powdered sugar with mixer running at speed one. When incorporated somewhat, stop and scrape down sides of bowl well. Stream in last 2 pounds of powdered…
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Pumpkin Patch Cookies

These adorable pumpkin patch cookies were contributed by Chef Jörg Amsler Chef Jörg Amsler Autumn, with its stunning colors as the trees get ready to accept our harsh winters, attracts people from all over to New England. We call them leaf peepers. Along with nature changing its season, we have a wide variety of great seasonal fruits and vegetables coming into their peak for harvesting. Fresh apple and pears, cider and fresh apple cinnamon donuts. There are every kind of squash and gory looking, colorful gourds. But my favorite thing to do is drive along farms with hundreds of giant…
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Chocolate Cookies with Raspberry Icing

ay goodbye to boring sugar cookies with this delicious recipe for chocolate cookies with raspberry flavored royal icing.   Find the complete recipe and step-by-step directions at   Find more recipes and tutorials for creative sweets made simple on the  blog. Receive decorating tips and inspiration by staying connected with on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.
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Funfetti Cake Cookies

These addictively delicious funfetti cake cookies just might be the easiest cookies you'll ever make! For step-by-step directions visit Funfetti Cake Cookies Ingredients 1 Box of Classic White Cake Mix 1 Teaspoon Baking Powder 2 Large Eggs 1/3 Cup Vegetable Oil 1/4 Teaspoon Vanilla Extract 1/4 Teaspoon LorAnn’s Butter Sweet Dough Bakery Emulsion 1-1/4 Cup Sprinkles Directions Mix the cake mix and baking powder in a large bowl. In another bowl, combine the eggs, vegetable oil, vanilla extract, and buttery sweet dough emulsion. (You can replace the buttery sweet dough flavoring with another 1/4 teaspoon of vanilla extract.) Add the…
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2012’s Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite’s Valentine’s Day Raspberry and Rose Crème Brûlée

2012’s Great British Bake Off winner John Whaite’s Valentine’s Day Raspberry and Rose Crème Brûlée I think Crème Brûlée has to be one of the most romantic things you could possibly bake. Breaking through that caramelised sugar crust, and plunging into the set custard is nothing short of lovely, and if you served this to your valentine, I can guarantee that they'll be around for more a year later. My rose and raspberry version is so delicious, that it would stop even cupid in his tracks Ingredients - Serves 2About 10 raspberries 250ml whole milk 50g caster sugar1/2tsp rose water…
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