Recipes - Dessert

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If you managed to eat frugally, treat yourself to one of our mouth-watering and cost-effective desserts!
Almond Cake $1.08 per serving

Almond Cake

Inspired by Claude Monet’s favorite confection, this cake is subtle in taste, redolent of almond, and the kirsch adds a hint of cherry—no need to say more. Except that if you’ve eaten healthy and saved all week by cooking with us Five Dollar Foodies, here’s a treat.

Overall Rating: (5.0)

Chocolate-Orange Spiced Banana Bread 47¢ per serving

Chocolate-Orange Spiced Banana Bread

We can't get enough of this decadent banana bread. It's a luxurious-tasting dessert (or breakfast, if you're in the mood for a real treat) and you get to use up those ripe bananas you have sitting around. Chocolate and orange (from its juice and zest) complement each other nicely, and a touch of spice adds a foodie twist to traditional banana bread. Plus, the orange zest makes a colorful garnish. This bread keeps well, and tastes even better the ... read more

Overall Rating: (4.5)

Rum Chocolate Ricotta $1.16 per serving

Rum Chocolate Ricotta

Chocolate, honey, and rum whipped together with ricotta cheese make for a denser, more intense dessert than traditional chocolate mousse. Think of it as the best of mousse and chocolate pudding combined. You can use farmer’s cheese rather than ricotta if you prefer. Add a little extra rum and whipped cream if you've had a long day!
= quick and easy
= gluten free
= vegetarian
= vegan