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Bite Sized

What are some bite sized desserts? with the exception of cookies and bars?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:43 PM on Oct. 7, 2009 in Food & Drink

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Answers (9)
  • You could make mini cream-puffs or eclairs. Truffles or some sort of homemade candy would be good...Turtles maybe or fudge? Depends on if you're just wanting sweet or actual Dessert.

    I've also had little mini cheesecakes made in a mini muffin paper with a Nilla wafer for the crust, cream cheese mixture in the middle and fruit on the top.
    Nika75

    Answer by Nika75 at 3:42 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Mini cupcakes or brownies
    Gailll

    Answer by Gailll at 2:45 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Those little tarts made in tiny muffin tins- a little pie dough and then whatever filling you want.

    Or strawberries dipped in chocolate. Or cut up fruits on a toothpick

    Or tiny muffins made in those little muffin tins.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 2:45 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • I make brownies from a box, but I bake them in mini muffin tins. It's always a hit.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 3:33 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Petit fours are yummy.
    Mrs_Harsh

    Answer by Mrs_Harsh at 3:44 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Fill filo pastry shells (available in the freezer section and are already baked) with pie filling or mousse. OR, put the shells on a baking sheet, add a mini peanut butter cup & place in preheated oven for 2-3 minutes to soften-spread softened chocolate with a knofe.
    bocamom62

    Answer by bocamom62 at 4:48 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Nika75 about 10 years ago a friend had a shower and excitedly served mini cheesecakes as you described.She lost the recipe so made cheesecake and used Triscuits for the crusts.lol It was unique-her husband still teases her when it's a new dish for dinner.

    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 7:07 PM on Oct. 7, 2009

  • Strawberries Stuffed with Cranberry Mascarpone

    8 ounces mascarpone cheese
    1/4 cup dried cranberries, finely chopped
    1/2 teaspoon orange zest
    1 tablespoon orange liqueur or orange juice
    12 large (jumbo if available) strawberries, halved

    24 servings

    30 minutes 30 mins prep

    Combine mascarpone cheese, dried cranberries, orange peel, and liqueur in a bowl.

    Pipe into strawberry halves using a pastry bag fitted with an open star tip. If you don't have a pastry bag, use a plastic storage bag, cut off one corner.
    Chill.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:40 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

  • You can be very creative with this:

    Rum Truffles

    Ingredients:
    4 oz. semi-sweet chocolate
    1/2 stick of butter
    2 1/3 cup sifted powder sugar
    2 tsp (or more) of good, dark rum – you can also use vanilla extract, concentrated juice, etc.
    chocolate sprinkles (I mix granulated sugar with cocoa

    Instructions:
    Slowly melt chocolate in saucepan, add butter, stir constantly until blended. Remove from heat stir in powder sugar and add rum. Make into 1" balls and roll in chocolate sprinkles. Let cool for 5 hours. Store in refrigerator or freezer.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 6:44 AM on Oct. 8, 2009

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