What Are Some Simple Dessert Recipes?


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Chocolate-dipped strawberries are an easy desert to make. Melt 16 ounces of milk chocolate chips with 2 ounces of shortening in a double boiler, stirring occasionally. Dip strawberries into the chocolate mixture and insert a toothpick into the top of each strawberry.

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To make a 15-minute berries and coconut desert recipe, gather 2 pounds of freshly mixed berries, such as blackberries, raspberries, blueberries and strawberries, 2 tablespoons of granulated sugar, and 2 tablespoons of freshly squeezed lime juice in a large bowl. Gently toss the ingredients together and set aside.

Using an electric mixer or hand whisk, combine 1 cup of heavy whipping cream and 1/2 cup of coconut cream. Beat the mixture until soft peaks start to form, and serve it with berries on top.

To make an easy raspberry fool, use a large mixing bowl and beat together 1 1/4 cups of heavy whipping cream with 1 tablespoon of granulated sugar until stiff peaks start to form.

In a small bowl, whisk 1/2 cup of raspberry jam to a smooth consistency. Fold the heavy whipping cream into the mixture. Spoon it into serving bowls and top with fresh raspberries. Garnish the tops with crushed cookies of your choice.

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