Blueberry Buckle

Buckle, Betty, Crisp, Crumble, Grunt, Slump, and Sonker are all names for an old-fashioned treat more commonly known as Cobbler. Cobblers originated in the early British American colonies, when settlers were un...

Peach Cobbler Diablo

Spicy, sweet, and hot, an after hours adult pleasure, this peach cobbler is certainly not your Grandmother's dessert. Cinnamon, ginger, and chili powder add a subtle "kick" to this classic favorite to add an ...

My Oh My……Blueberry Pie

When it comes to desserts, I would have to say that a slice of blueberry pie would have to be one of my all time favorites. I will pass over the chocolate, just give me a hunk of pie loaded with plump berries...

Rhubarb and Berry Crisp

Rhubarb is usually thought of as an old-fashioned garden staple and with good reason. Rhubarb is in fact a very old plant. Its medicinal uses and horticulture have been recorded in history since ancient China...

Fresh Fruit Tart

I must confess I have a bit of a sweet tooth. I am not a candy addict craving chocolate squares or gumdrops. I prefer the kind of desserts that don't come in wrappers, the ones that are made with care you can...

Basic Pie Crust

  Single crust: 1½ cups sifted all-purpose flour ½ teaspoon salt ½ cup shortening 4 to 5 tablespoons cold water Double crust or lattice-top 2 cups sifted all-purpose flour 1 teasp...