Spun Sugar Poached Pears

Spun Sugar Poached pears

These spun sugar poached pears look much more difficult than they actually are.  The resulting dessert is perfect for any special occasion. I am normally not one for fancy desserts that take a lot of time to prepare.  I just don’t have the extra time that they require.  But this recipe for spun sugar poached…

Coconut Chocolate Dessert with Grapes

Coconut Chocolate recipe with grapes

This interesting recipe was submitted by a reader of the website who has their own website called Casa de Retalhos. Regina is a Brazillian who has been living in America for over 18 years.  Her blog is written in Portuguese, but when she does recipes she also writes them in English as well. Her site…