It's not necessary to master a huge amount of desserts. Just become proficient in making a few basic desserts, and people will think you're a professional. Below is a list of some of those basic dessert and other sweet treat recipes.
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What I like about this recipe is that there are several flavor options. You can use whatever is on hand.
Basic Trifle Recipe
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It's amazing such simple ingredients can made such a rich dessert.
Basic Bread Pudding
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Crepes are so versatile. They're good for dessert, breakfast and can be served savory for dinner.
Basic Crepe Recipe
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You choose the fruit and fruit juice that goes into this recipe.
Basic Sorbet RecipeContinue to 9 of 11 below.
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Got some day-old bread, a couple of eggs and a non-stick frying pan? You can make this recipe for French Toast.
Basic French Toast
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If you had to be able to make at least one quick bread, it would have to be Banana Bread. I've been making this recipe for about as long as I have been baking. It comes out perfect every time.