sopapilla cheesecake dessert

Jan 20, 2010 by

last friday night was date night, as usual, and we had tickets to go to the local comedy club to see John Pinette (huh-freakin-larious!).  instead of worrying about making it to the restaurant and out in time for the show, i decided to eat dinner in, consisting of fajitas, bran’s fantastic salsa verde, and strawberry lime margaritas.   i relied on my trusty recipe source, to find a tasty recipe to accompany dinner.  this recipe is what i found.  just in case if you’re wondering, i know i did, a sopapilla is this. 12 oz. cream cheese, softened 3/4 c sugar 3/4 tsp vanilla extract 8 oz. can crescent roll dough 1/4 c melted butter 1/4 c white sugar 1/2 tsp ground cinnamon 1/8 c sliced almonds preheat oven to 350°. beat the...

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peanut butter marbled brownies

Apr 10, 2009 by

these are a wonderfully rich treat.  they’re best consumed with a glass of milk. 6 oz. cream cheese, softened 1/2 c peanut butter 1/4 c white sugar 1 egg 2 tbsp milk 1 c butter or margarine, melted 2 c white sugar 2 tsp. vanilla 3 eggs 3/4 c unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/4 c all-purpose flour 1/2 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp salt 1 c semi-sweet chocolate chips preheat oven to 350 degrees, grease a 9 x 13 pan in a medium bowl, beat cream cheese, peanut butter, 1/4 c white sugar, 1 egg, and milk until smooth.  set aside in a large bowl, mix together melted butter, 2 c white sugar, and vanilla; mix in the remaining 3 eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.  combine flour, cocoa, baking...

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