Tag Archives: Cashew Nuts

Caramel Banana Pudding Custard Cheesecake with Salted Cashew Praline – Vanilla Wafer Crust

If you love banana pudding, how about a caramelized banana pudding/custard in a cheesecake, vanilla wafers and all?  Oh, and the crust? JUST WOW if you love cashew nuts and pralines! That said..I created this caramel banana custard pudding cheesecake … Continue reading

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Mixed Nut Baklava Success…Phyllo Fail.

If you love baklava, and love nuts, wait until you try this baklava with 4 different types of nuts aka Mixed Nut Baklava! Back in 2009, a friend and I were discussing my 1st Daring Bakers challenge hosting gig, trying to decide what I … Continue reading

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LIVER-FREE Vegetarian Pate (TWO!)…with Bread

When I was a kid, I used to eat chopped liver like it was going out of style. It was a treat at every family gathering during holidays, whether it be Thanksgiving or Passover. I would sit within inches of the … Continue reading

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