Tag: cream cheese

Pineapple Cream Cheese Icing

Ingredients:6 oz block cream cheese, at room temperature1 3/4 cup confectioners’ sugar1/3 cup pineapple juice1/3 cup sweetened, flaked coconut Directions: In a medium bowl, combine confectioners’ sugar, cream cheese and pineapple juice throughly . Frost on cooled cake or cupcakes. Sprinkle with coconut. My thoughts: I developed this recipe to […]

Chocolate Cream Cheese Icing

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup confectioners’ sugar 3 oz block cream cheese, at room temperature 2 oz unsweetened baking chocolate 2 tablespoons butter Directions: In a small saucepan, melt butter and chocolate together, whisking occasionally. Pour into a medium sized mixing bowl and allow to cool. Add cream cheese and mix […]

Chocolate Pie

Ingredients: 8 oz Cool Whip, thawed 4 oz cream cheese, at room temperature 1/3 cup dutch process cocoa 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla 8 inch chocolate graham cracker crust Directions: In a large bowl, cream together the cream cheese and sugar. Add milk, vanilla, and cocoa […]

Mini Chocolate Chip Cheesecakes

Ingredients:8 oz cream cheese, at room temperature1 egg, at room temperature1 graham cracker, smashed*1 teaspoon vanilla1/3 cup sugar1/3 cup semisweet chocolate mini chips Directions: Preheat oven to 350. Line a 6 cupcake pan with papers, evenly divide the graham cracker crumbs to cover the bottoms of the papers. In a […]

Cream Cheese Icing for Sweet Rolls

Cream Cheese Icing for Sweet RollsIngredients:3 ounces cream cheese, softened3 tablespoons butter, softened1 1/2 cups confectioners’ sugar1/2 teaspoon vanilla1/8 teaspoon salt Directions:In a medium sized bowl, combine all ingredients thoroughly. Spread over warm sweet rolls. Excellent on cinnamon rolls. My thoughts:I love the cinnamon rolls with cream cheese icing found […]

Spinach Artichoke Dip

Spinach Artichoke Dip Ingredients: 12 oz canned articokes, drained and chopped10 oz frozen spinach, thawed and squeezed dry4 oz cream cheese (from a block)3/4 cup sour cream1 cup sharp cheddar, shreddedsaltpepper Directions: Preheat oven to 400. In a medium bowl, combine all ingredients throughly. Scrape into a small (about 12 […]

Cream Cheese Icing

Ingredients: 3 oz cream cheese, softened1/4 cup butter, softened2 cups powdered sugar1 teaspoon vanillafood coloring (optional) Directions: In a large bowl combine butter and cream cheese. Beat together until fluffy. Slowly beat in powdered sugar until smooth. Stir in food coloring and vanilla.

Quick Summer Cheesecake

Ingredients:8 oz cream cheese (the kind you get in a brick), softened10 oz tube refrigerated flaky biscuits (not the extra large kind)*½ cup sugar1 tablespoon flour1 eggstrawberries for serving Directions: Preheat oven to 350. In a large bowl, combine, sugar, flour, cream cheese and egg until smooth. Open the tube […]

Coconut Cream Cheese Icing

Ingredients:8 oz cream cheese (softened)1 stick butter (softened)1 cup powdered sugar½ tablespoon lemon juice1 teaspoon vanillaFood coloring (optional)Shredded coconut* Directions:Beat together butter and cream cheese until thoroughly combined. Stir in lemon juice, vanilla and powdered sugar until cream. Frost and top with a sprinkle of coconut. Best on Coconut Cupcakes. […]