Archive for the 'Dessert' Category

Roscoe’s Pepper Jack Cheese Corn Muffins

Ingredients: 1 box Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix 1 egg 1/3 cup milk 6 slices pepper jack cheese – chopped or shredded corn kernels from 2 cobs of corn honey Roscoe Doesn’t Bake That’s what we all thought, including Roscoe. But when you get a taste for corn muffins and you don’t want some dry imitation […]

Roscoe’s Apple Cherry Bourbon Tart

Ingredients: 6 apples – skinned and diced (whatever kind you like, or mix ’em, Roscoe used MacIntosh) Dried cherries – a handful Brown sugar – 2 tablespoons Cinnamon – a couple shakes Lemon juice Jelly or preserves – a couple spoonfuls Bourbon – a couple glugs Yes, Roscoe Bakes He’s done it before, notably the […]

Roscoe’s Bourbon Peach Pie w/Apricot Bourbon Glaze

Ingredients: Peaches – peeled and chopped Raisins – half a handful Dried Cherries – half a handful Juice of a small lime Juice of a small lemon Brown Sugar 2 spoons flour Bourbon Cinnamon Spoonful Apricot Preserves Bourbon (yes, we said it twice) Yes, Men Can Bake It’s just that most of them don’t want […]

Sandy’s Mexican Fiesta

The Menu: Turkey Mole’ Roasted Chicken Enchiladas Carne’ Asada tacos Grilled Quesadillas Carnitas Beans and Rice Guacamole And for Dessert: Grilled Chocolate Quesadillas topped with pina colada ice and vanilla ice cream! Roscoe Was There We all know Roscoe’s lament on the paucity of good Mexican restaurants in the Detroit area. And don’t start talking […]

Roscoe’s Rum Soaked Fruit Tart – The Manly Dessert Recipe

Ingredients: Dried fruit – a mix or just your favorite – a couple handfuls Rum – whatever kind you like Pillsbury pie crust Your favorite jelly, jam, or preserves – Roscoe recommends apricot Guys Have A Sweet Tooth, Too Duh… Yes, guys need something sweet every now and then, and we’re not just talking about […]