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No-Bake Nutella Mousse

This light, airy Nutella Mousse is the perfect no-bake dessert.

 

INGREDIENTS

  • Cream Cheese
  • Nutella
  • Sugar
  • Vanilla extract
  • Milk
  • Whipped cream
  • Chocolate shavings or sprinkles

METHOD

  1. Mix together cream cheese, Nutella, sugar, and vanilla extract
  2. In another bowl, whip milk to soft peaks using an electric mixer 
  3. Stir in with Nutella mixture
  4. Pour into glasses and top with whipped cream
  5. Add chocolate shavings or sprinkles
  6. Serve!

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Strawberry Rhubarb with a Hint of Vanilla Puree

  • 1 cup of rhubarb stems (cut off the ends and remove any leaves as they are poisonous)
  • 1 cup of strawberries (be sure to remove the stems)
  • 1/2 cup of water
  • 1 teaspoon of sugar
  • 1 vanilla bean
4.1/5 (158 Votes)

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  • 2 1/4 cups all purpose flour
  • 2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 2 teaspoons baking soda
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 cups water
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 6 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 2 tablespoons vegetable oil
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • 1 vanilla bean, scraped
  • 2 large eggs
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  • 1 cup (2 sticks) unsalted butter, room temperature
  • 3 cups powdered sugar
  • 1 tablespoon vanilla extract
  • up to 3 tablespoons milk
4.3/5 (84 Votes)

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  • Brown sugar, water, vanilla, cinnamon
2.9/5 (230 Votes)

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  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 4 egg whites
  • 2 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon baking soda
  • 3/4 cup buttermilk or sour milk*
  • 1/3 cup maraschino cherry juice
  • 1 1/2 cups sugar
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • 12 maraschino cherries, halved
  • Frosting:
  • 1/2 cup butter, softened
  • 4 cups powdered sugar
  • 3 tablespoons maraschino cherry juice or milk
  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract
  • Milk
5/5 (2 Votes)

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Preheat oven 350F Whisk flour, baking powder and salt in medium bowl

  • 1 1/3 cups cake four
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 Teaspoon baking powder
  • 1/3 whole milk
  • 3 large egg white, room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 cup sugar
  • Frosting
  • 3 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/2 cup unsalted butter room temperature
  • 6 tablespoons heavy white cream
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
4.4/5 (37 Votes)

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Recipe by Ric

  • 1/2 cup cold milk
  • 1/4 cup carbonated water
  • 3 tablespoons malted milk powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 2 scoops vanilla ice cream
4.7/5 (9 Votes)

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Line the base of a 20 cm spring-form cake tin with baking paper

  • 250 g plain vanilla biscuits
  • 100 g butter, melted
  • 3 teaspoons gelatine
  • 2 Tbsp boiling water
  • 500 g cream cheese
  • 1/3 Cup caster sugar
  • 3 tsp vanilla paste
  • 1 cup cream, whipped
  • Fresh berries (frozen and defrosted would be fine too!) - I used fresh strawberries and raspberries
  • Glaze - 1/2 cup strawberry (or your preferred berry) jam melted into 2 Tbsp hot water
4.5/5 (15 Votes)

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Peel the pears, core them and cut them into small pieces

  • 4 -5 pears (depending on size)
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 tbsp vanilla sugar
  • 1 tsp butter
  • 4 tbsp water
4.5/5 (37 Votes)

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  • 250 g plain vanilla biscuits
  • 100 g butter, melted
  • 3 teaspoons gelatine
  • 2 Tbsp boiling water
  • 500 g cream cheese
  • 1/3 Cup caster sugar
  • 3 tsp vanilla paste
  • 1 cup cream, whipped
  • Fresh berries (frozen and defrosted would be fine too!) - I used fresh strawberries and raspberries
  • Glaze - 1/2 cup strawberry (or your preferred berry) jam melted into 2 Tbsp hot water
4.3/5 (24 Votes)

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  • 1 - 2 tbs vanilla ice cream
  • 200 g strawberries
  • 600 ml milk
  • 2 tbs sugar
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