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Posts tagged “Mascarpone

Ricotta Dumplings with Mixed Berry Sauce #DoleRose

Ricotta Dumplings with Raspberry Strawberry Sauce ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #breakfast #dessert #dumpling #recipe #DoleRose

It’s almost time for the New Year’s Rose Parade and although I will be freezing my butt off here at home in the chilly midwest, I’m excited to be virtually participating in this year’s event with my good friend Ally Phillips (from Ally’s Kitchen), Dole packaged foods, Finn Partners public relations agency and HQ marketing agency. […]


Honey Lavender Wine Poached Pears

Honey Lavender White Wine Poached Pears ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #elegant #easy #dessert #recipe

Pears poached in a honey lavender white wine syrup with creamy honey lavender mascarpone cheese and crunchy cinnamon roasted almond slices on top. It’s a perfect blend of all those things that make a dreamy dessert: sweet, soft, elegant, creamy, with a bit of something crunchy for contrast. If I could only have one dessert for the rest […]


Roasted Pears with Maple Nut Mascarpone

Roasted Pears with Maple Nut Mascarpone Filling ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #light #dessert #recipe

Do you ever walk into the grocery store and find yourself smitten with some piece of fruit you see in the entrance? This was one of those times. I walked in … and there were these gorgeous pears … I was intrigued, and then drawn, and then … I just had to have them. I […]


Pear, Bacon & Blue Cheese Pizza

Pear Blue Cheese & Bacon Pizza with Honey Rosemary Mascarpone ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #pizza #recipe

A savory pizza with a hint of sweetness from juicy pears and a light spread of honey rosemary mascarpone Pears with bacon and blue cheese on a pizza … what’s better than that? Especially with honey rosemary mascarpone. If you don’t know mascarpone, I would really love to introduce you to a cream cheese that […]


Rosemary Red Wine Poached Pears

Rosemary Red Wine Poached Pears with Honey Mascarpone & Candied Walnuts ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #dessert #recipe

with Honey Rosemary Mascarpone Filling and Candied Walnuts Once upon a time, a long, long time ago, I worked for a company in California. Sometimes I would go out to California for work, and one night I went out for dinner at some funky California restaurant and I spotted a merlot poached pear on the […]


Chocolate Pistachio Truffle Berries

Chocolate Mascarpone Truffle Stuffed Strawberries with Pistachios ~ Sumptuous Spoonfuls #chocolate #strawberry #recipe

Inspired by Amee’s Savory Dish’s recipe appearing on PopSugar Strawberries filled with a sweet chocolate mascarpone filling, topped with dark chocolate and chopped pistachios to seal in the “truffle-esque” filling. I made these chocolate mascarpone stuffed strawberries for my friend Kelly for her birthday … she had given me some ideas for favorite foods, but […]


Chocolate Strawberry Truffle Crepes

Chocolate Strawberry Truffle Crepes from Sumptuous Spoonfuls #chocolate #crepes #recipe

Perfect for your valentine or your little sweethearts … or just for yourself! … a chocolate crepe with creamy dark chocolate mascarpone filling and fresh heart-shaped strawberries, drizzled with chocolate syrup and more juicy berries. I have a funny story to tell you about this one. Swiss Diamond International (my favorite pan company!) asked me […]


Strawberry Basil Chocolate Mascarpone Crostini

Strawberry Basil Chocolate Mascarpone Crostini

Inspired by my posts from my dear friends Ann from the Fountain Avenue Kitchen and Sonali from the Foodie Physician. A simple and elegant treat for appetizer or dessert! Decadent chocolate mascarpone schmear on toasted baguette with fresh strawberries and basil. Served with white wine garnished with strawberry and basil leaves. I came home yesterday […]


Whipped Pumpkin Maple Mascarpone Cream Cheese

Whipped Pumpkin Maple Mascarpone Cream Cheese

It is hard for me to fathom that something that is so simple to make could be so amazingly wonderful. You can literally make up this light, fluffy spread in a matter of 10 minutes and it blows away any bagel shop’s idea of a pumpkin spice shmear. I have actually blogged this spread before, […]


Pumpkin Swirl Bread with Pumpkin Maple Mascarpone

Pumpkin Cinnamon Swirl Bread with Pumpkin Maple Mascarpone Spread

My daughter, her friend and I went up to my friend’s lake house this weekend for a “girls” weekend. I wanted to bring along some fun “girly” things to eat, so I made up some chocolate mascarpone spread so we could make chocolate strawberry bruschetta, and while I was at it, I made a pumpkin […]


Baked Strawberry Rhubarb French Toast for Mom

Strawberry Rhubarb Baked French Toast with Mascarpone Cheese

My mom loves strawberries. I know this because I remember, as a child, she always wanted one of her kids to go to Dairy Queen with her on Mother’s Day to get her free sundae. And she ALWAYS got a strawberry sundae. So I always ALWAYS think of strawberries on Mother’s Day. My mom doesn’t […]

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