Month: July 2017

pina colada gelato in bowl
Recipes

Pina Colada Gelato

Pina Colada Gelato is the featured flavour in week #7 of the Ice Cream of the Week series.  One friend asked for a pineapple sorbet recipe.  A second asked for a cocktail themed recipe, and a third asked for non-dairy. Last summer I did a non-dairy gelato recipe for Coconut […]

raspberry lime non-dairy sorbet 2
Desserts

Raspberry Lime Sorbet

Raspberry lime sorbet is the feature flavour in week 6 of the Ice Cream of the Week series.    My sister’s birthday is this week, so this one is for her.  She often reminisces fondly about ice cream we had on the family trip to Italy that my mother won in […]

sour-cherry-pie
Desserts, Recipes

Sour Cherry Pie

Sour cherry pie is the queen of pies.  Considering my chocolate obsession, that is a big statement to make.  Bright red sour cherries darken to a rich, winy ruby when they bake, with a flavour that is sharply tangy and never cloying. Don’t get me wrong, I love sweet cherries […]

mint chip ice cream
Desserts

Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Mint chocolate chip ice cream is the feature flavour in week #5 of the Ice Cream of the Week series. Mint chocolate chip ice cream was my favourite flavour when I was a kid.  For me, it kind of ranks up there with mac’n’cheese and grilled cheese sandwiches on the […]

Desserts, Recipes

Strawberry Balsamic Frozen Buttermilk

Strawberry balsamic frozen buttermilk is the featured flavour for Week # 4 of the Ice Cream of the Week series.  Strawberries are in their full glory at the farmer’s market. When you’ve finally had your fill of eating fresh, ripe strawberries out of hand are startting to think of what […]