Chef mark's Recipes

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cream sugar and margarine; add eggs and vanilla. Sift together flour, soda and baking powder and add to previous ingredients. Add oatmeal and chocolate chips. Bake at 350°F for 10 to 12 minutes or until done. - 31.9417

Butter Crumshus Cake

The butter crumshus cake is a butter crumb topped delicious cake prepared with cream cheese and vanilla. Baked together with milk, eggs, four, sugar and butter, the butter crumbshus cake is sure to please you. - 44.9265

Double Chocolate Truffle Triangles

These double chocolate truffle triangles are made with chocolate, almonds and almond or coffee liquer. Combined with cream, the double chocolate truffle best served chilled and is always a hit with the kids. - 34.7716

Old Fashioned Crumb Cake

Cream together shortening and sugar; add flour and mix until crumbly. Reserve 1 cup crumble. To remaining crumble, add egg and soured milk, soda and cinnamon. Fold in raisins. Pour into greased 8x8 inch pan. Sprinkle cup of reserved crumble over top. Bake at... - 35.1233

Melting Moments

Melting moments are nutty sugar cookies made with a hint of vanilla. One of the family favorites, the melting moments do almost melt in your mouth with the crispy nuts to chew on! Rolled in sugar, these are simply divine. - 37.1936

Kumquat Pie

This kumquat pie is a simple yet delicious pie made with pureed kumquats. Combined along with cool whip and condensed milk, it is flavored liberally with lemon juice and set in a pie crust. - 25.6078

Orange Chocolate Chewies

Chocolate orange chewies are orange flavored chocolate chip desserts or snacks that can be served anytime. Baked with orange peels and juice, the orange chocolate chewies are flavorful with the taste of chocolate chips in them. these are cheerful and really... - 42.6713

Yummy Chocolate Chip Cookies

These chocolate chip cookies are a totally comfort recipe for you and your family. Made with flour, butter, sugar and eggs, they are crispy and are loaded with chocolate chips for a really enjoyable dessert snacking! - 38.6157

Very Special Carrot Cake

Cream sugar and oil. Add eggs, 1 at a time. Add flour, spices, salt and baking soda, mixing well. Add grated carrot, pecans, raisins and pineapple. Pour into a greased and floured 13x9 inch pan and bake in a 375 "F oven 50 to 60 minutes. Cool and frost with... - 38.0878

Meatless Sugarless Christmas Mincemeat

The meatless sugarless christmas mincemeat is a lively and flavorful preparation of dried fruits and apples with cinnamon and appel cider. Flavored with additional brandy and rum, the fruit mincemeat is cooked and stored in jars in a cool place. - 45.7224

Sand Tarts (cakes)

These sand tarts are absolutely beautiful vanilla and sugar tarts. Made with brown and white sugar, I love to bake these when I am in the mood for something tottaly sweet and indulgent. - 30.4352

Fruit Platz (the Real Name)

Fruit (Your Choice): enough to cover base (amount varies according to kind of fruit: try cherries, apricot or plum halves, slices of apples or peaches, cut up rhubarb, etc.) Base: Combine dry ingredients. Cut margarine into flour mixture, add milk and... - 41.3862


Mix almonds and sugar with sufficient beaten egg to make a soft mixture. Prepare recipe of short pastry. Line 14 patty tins. Put 1/2 teaspoon jam in each, then 1 teaspoon of the almond mixture. Make thin strips of pastry from leftover cuttings and lay across... - 29.1841

Pickled Brussels Sprouts

Cook sprouts until tender, but firm (baby sprouts are best). Layer sprouts, pepper and onions. Sprinkle with sugar. Mix mustard, celery seed, salt, vinegar and oil and bring to boil. Pour over sprouts. Cover and refrigerate overnight. Will keep refrigerated... - 40.3574

Refrigerator Pickles

Refrigerator pickles are brine preserved pickles that I prepare and store in the refrigerator. Made with sliced cucumbers and green peppers along with onions, the refrigerator pickles are delicious, saovry and crisp to taste - 35.1164

Marbled Brownies

Prepare brownie mix as directed on package for cake type brownies. Combine softened cream cheese and sugar, mixing well. Blend in egg and vanilla. Reserve 1/2 cup brownie batter; spread remaining batter in bottom of greased 9x13 inch baking pan. Cover with... - 34.5144

Dill Pickles

Wash cucumbers and chill in ice water. Sterilize jars, tongs, a cup and a funnel. Bring water, alum, vinegar and salt to a boil. Reduce heat and keep liquid simmering. Drain and dry cucumbers. Drain jars. Put a sprig of dill and a clove of garlic in each... - 35.4335

Cream Puffs

Bring water to boil in medium to large saucepan. Add butter, and stir until melted. Bring to boil again. Quickly add flour, stirring about 2 minutes or until mixture balls up. Cool slightly and add eggs 1 at a time. Beat after each egg. Beat 5 minutes until... - 36.443

Rhubarb Cream Pie

Mix all ingredients except cinnamon and butter in a bowl. Put into pie shell. Top with dots of butter and cinnamon. Bake at 350°F for 1 hour. - 31.6208

Mom's Cake

This simple sugar cake is an old recipe pulled out of my mom's cookbook. One of my first bakes, this cake is easy and sweet and can be served with whipped cream and berries on top. - 36.9081

Butterscotch Squares

Melt butter; blend with sugar. Add egg; beat vigorously. Sift flour. Measure and add baking powder and salt. Sift again. Add dry ingredients to egg/sugar mixture; mix together well. Add chopped nuts and vanilla. Spread dough in greased 8x8 inch pan. Bake at... - 38.4179

Walnut Torte

Beat egg whites until stiff; place in refrigerator. Beat egg yolks with sugar until sticky texture (pale yellow), about 6 to 8 minutes. In separate bowl, combine flour, baking powder, bread crumbs and walnuts; add to yolk mixture. Fold yolk mixture into egg... - 41.9765

Zucchini Chocolate Cake

The zucchini chocolate cake is an attempt to make something delicious yet wholesome for dessert! Made with flour, eggs and sugar with cinnamon and cocoa, the zucchini chocolate cake is delicious and comes out moist and flavorful with a hint of vanilla to it. - 41.9077

Almond Squares

These almond squares are beautiful almond desserts made with a handful of ingredients. Simply baked with eggs, flour, sugar and butter, the almond squares have both almonds and almonds extract to flavor it. - 33.1192

Never Fail Meringue

This never fail meringue recipe is a tried and tested meringue recipe. I use this meringue over cakes and bakes for decorating or just as a topping. - 32.7193

Viennese Torte

This viennese torte is made with fruit jam and a buttery grated nut filling. Sweet and nutty, I love this beautiful and fruity torte and often bake it for parties and brunches. - 43.2251

Strawberry Cake

Cream shortening and sugar. Add egg yolks and vanilla. Add dry ingredients and bit of milk. Divide between two 8 inch cake pans. Meringue: Combine all the ingredients; beat until stiff. Pour over the batter in the cake pans, dividing evenly. Bake at 350° F... - 41.3017

Rhubarb Puddle Cake

Cream the margarine and sugar together. Beat in egg and vanilla. Stir flour, baking soda and salt together; add to creamed mixture alternately with buttermilk, beginning and ending with flour. Toss the rhubarb with 1 tablespoon flour and fold into... - 36.4816

Cherry Date Loaf

In medium bowl, combine butter, dates and soda. Pour boiling water overtop. Add vanilla. In second bowl, combine dry ingredients and mix. Add cherries and nuts. In mixing bowl, beat eggs until frothy and light. Add date mixture and stir to mix. Add... - 43.1488

Rhubarb Cake

This rhubarb cake is a cinnamon and vanilla flavored rhubarb cake made with flour, sour milk, sugar and eggs. Topped with a buttery flour topping, the rhubarb cake is a treat for any rhubarb addict! - 42.8196

Maids Of Honour

Maids of honour are delicate little tart like baked prepared in a pastry shell. Made with a prepared pastry shells, the maids of honour have a jam and sugar and flour filling made with eggs and margerine. - 45.2043

Alena's Easy Cake

Mix the butter and sugar well, 10 minutes or so, until nice and fluffy. Add 1 egg at a time and keep mixing. When all 4 eggs are incorporated, fold in flour and baking powder. Add fruit or nuts, optional. Grease 9x9 inch baking tin. Bake at 350°F for about... - 30.6923

Hawaiian Carrot Cake

This hawaiian carrot cake egets all its taste and flavor from the pineapples in it along with a beautiful cream cheese frosting. Spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg, this is one of my favorite frit cakes to prepare. - 46.0661

Sour Cherry Coffee Cake

Lightly grease a 9 inch springform pan; set aside. Cake: In a food processor or blender, process almonds until finely chopped; set aside. In a large bowl, with an electric mixer, cream butter and sugar until fluffy. Beat in eggs, then yogurt and almond... - 43.9827

Fluffy Pumpkin Pie

The fluffy pumpkin pie is an old family pumpkin pie recipe in our family. Lovely as a fall dessert, the pumpkin pie is spiced with cinnamon, cloves and nutmeg. Combined with eggs, sugar and milk, the fluffy pumpkin pie is flavored a dash of vanilla. You can... - 44.1089

Texas Coffee Cake

Cream together margarine, white sugar, eggs and vanilla. Add sour cream. Fold in flour and soda. Combine brown sugar, cinnamon and pecans to make a crumb mixture. Pour 1/2 of the batter into a greased 9x13 inch pan. Sprinkle 1/2 of the crumbs on top. Repeat... - 42.4695

Queen Elizabeth Cake

The queen elizabeth cake is a date and nut cake flavored with vanilla and topped with a sugar and butter coconut topping. Baked and then topped, the queen elizabeth cake is all set to go after the topping is broiled under a broiler. - 45.7698

Dog Cookies, Cheese Or Peanut Butter

These dog cookies are actually cheese cookies that may be prepared with peanut butter too. Shaped like bones, the dog cookies are baked with eggs, cornmeal and wheat flour along with oatmeal. - 42.2473

Peanut Butter Balls

Mix all ingredients together. Shape into balls. Roll into coconut or wheat germ. Place on cookie sheet lined with wax paper and refrigerate. - 28.1404

Lemon Tarts

This lemon tart recipe is a beatiful tart recipe prepared with lemon curd and vanilla flavoring which can be swapped for lemon peel or dark rum. Flavorful and delicious, this lemon tart is one of my favorite summer desserts with the scent of fresh lemons. - 44.1775

Lemon Fluff

Graham Cracker Base: Prepare base doubling the recipe on the box and using brown sugar. This makes a 9x13 inch pan or 2 (8x8 inch pans). Save some crumbs for the topping. Thoroughly chill the milk and whip stiff. Dissolve the Jello in 1 1/2 cups boiling... - 36.5062

Bird Milk Or Floating Island

Heat milk in casserole together with sugar and 1/2 piece vanilla bark broken into small pieces. Beat egg whites until stiff. When milk begins to boil, add the whites (by tablespoons) to the slowly boiling milk. Boil about 1 to 2 minutes, then gently with a... - 32.7116


Cream the cream cheese. Add sugar and flavouring. Blend until smooth. Set aside. Mix Dream Whip and milk together and whip. Add cheese mixture and blend thoroughly. Spread on graham cracker crust. Carefully spoon on pie filling. Chill overnight. - 37.9075

Miracle Whip Chocolate Cake

Mix together flour, sugar, soda and cocoa. Add cold water, vanilla, and miracle whip. Put in cake pan, approximately 9 inches. Bake at 350° F for 50 minutes. - 29.8824

Fancy Puff Pastry Tarts

Roll out puff pastry; cut into 5 inch squares. Put on baking sheets. Refrigerate for 30 minutes. Fold squares diagonally to triangles. Starting at folded side, cut 1/2 inch border strip on both sides of triangle, leaving 1/2 inch uncut at the triangle... - 32.7933

Best Ever Cheesecake

This best ever cheesecake recipe is called so because it is the best cheesecake I ever had. Flavored with grated lemon bits and simply baked in a pan with a cream cheese, eggs, sugar and flour mix, this best ever cheesecake can be topped with any fruit or pie... - 45.7139

Bran Crunchies

Combine and bake for 10 minutes at 350°F in an 8x8 inch greased baking pan. Topping: In double boiler, melt chocolate (pure) chips with peanut butter. When melted, pour over baked bottom. Chill. Cut into squares. For a thicker topping, you may double the... - 34.8741

Peppermint Cookies

Mix all ingredients to make a soft dough. Roll out rather thickly (approximately 1/2 inch). Cut with cookie cutters (simple shapes are best), or top edge of a glass. Bake at 400° F until top springs back, about 10 minutes (they should only be golden on the... - 27.902

Sex In A Pan

Mix together pecans, flour and margarine and put in a 9x13 inch pan and bake 15 minutes at 350°F. Mix together cream cheese and icing sugar. Spread on base. Spread 1/2 tub of cool Whip on top of cheese spread. Combine chocolate pudding and vanilla pudding... - 40.4185

Easy Pie Crust

This easy pie crust recipe is a simple recipe for making homemade pie crusts. A tried and tested recipe, this pie crust is guaranteed to come together and bake perfectly to make bases for your quiches or pies! - 24.2449

Coconut Squares

Coconut squares are one of my favorite desserts to prepare with fresh coconut. I like to make these lovely desserts with a cocoa icing spread on top. Baked and cooled, they are great with a warm gass of milk or just like that! - 36.5397

Jello Parfait

This jello parfait is a great dessert simply because you can make it with any flavor of choice. combined with carnation milk and whipped, the jello parfait is chilled till set and can be garnished as desired. - 29.1678

Lemon Cheesecake

This lemon cheese cake recipe is a flavorful and vanilla tinged recipe for cheesecake. Made with grated lemon peel and lemon juice for flavor, the lemon cheesecake has a graham cracker crumb base and is delicious when chilled overnight! - 47.4941

Butterscotch Marshmallow Squares

Butterscotch marsmallow squares are easy and delightful desserts made with marshmallows and butterscotch chips. Made with added peanut butter, they are simply melted, combined and cooled. Enjoy! - 27.4077

Impossible Pie

Blend all ingredients in blender until well mixed. Pour into 10 inch greased pie plate (deep). Bake at 350°F for 1 hour until centre tests firm. Flour forms crust, coconut forms topping, centre is egg custard. - 31.2944

Maple Tarts

Line tart shells with a small amount of raspberry or strawberry jam. Combine ingredients. Fill tart shells 1/2 full with mixture (they will bake over if too full). Bake at 350°F until toothpick comes out clean. Ice with butter white icing with maple... - 28.0804

Quick Chocolate Chip Cookies

These lovely chocolate chip cookies are made with oatmeal and flour. Flavored with vanilla, the cholote chip cookies are one of my favorite desserts snacks to choose from. Baked with eggs, sugar and butter, these chocolate chip cookies are chewy and delicious. - 35.5688

Apple Walnut Torte With Caramel Rum Sauce

Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour 2 (9 inch) round cake pans. Cream butter and sugar together. Add eggs; beat well. Combine flour, soda, cinnamon and salt in separate bowl; add to creamed mixture. Mix in apples and nuts. Bake about 50 minutes. Cool... - 42.2939

Spice Loaf Cake

The spice loaf cake is a spiced up bread loaf made with flour and flavored with apple sauce. I came up with this creation in an attemptto make something better than a regular sweet loaf! Baked with added raisins and three spices can be served as a snack or... - 46.3263


These chocolate and walnut brownies are made with added cocoa and vanilla for flavor. Soft and delicious, they come out just perfect and moist from the oven. Iced with some chocolate, I love to serve these with vanilla ice cream on top! - 42.9654

Buttermilk White Cake

This buttermilk white cake is a baked vanilla flavored buttermilk cake prepared with flour and sugar. I love th mingles flavor of buttermilk with vanilla in this simple dessert cake. Easyto prepare, it can be served after any family dinner. - 36.5302

Easy Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cream shortening, sugars, egg and vanilla until fluffy. Sift together dry ingredients; stir into creamed mixture. Stir in chocolate and nuts. Drop from teaspoon 2 inches apart onto greased cookie sheet. Bake at 375°F for 10 to 12 minutes. Remove from pan. - 36.9369

Granny's Shortbread

This shortbread recipe is taken from my grandmother's cook book. Very simple and easy, this recipe has tips for making the perfect shortbread cookies. A family recipe for years. Hope you will enjoy it! - 37.8523

Deluxe Cheesecake

Combine first 6 ingredients to make a soft dough. Chill 1 hour. Roll out 1/3 of chilled dough on, or between, lightly floured sheets of waxed paper. Cut circle to fit bottom of 2 quart springform pan or casserole dish. Bake at 350°F for 10 to 12 minutes or... - 43.0799


Mix dry ingredients together in food processor. Cut up butter and add to above. Turn processor on until everything is mixed and lining the sides of the bowl. Check if the mixture is right consistency by removing small amount to see if it will hold together... - 33.0934

Moose Jerky

Cut meat into 1/4 inch slices, across the grain if possible. Combine remaining ingredients, mix well and add sliced meat. Marinate meat for at least 24 hours, mixing often to make sure all meat is covered in marinade. Lay marinated meat on open oven... - 34.0795

Oatmeal Shortbread

These oatmeal shortbread are cookies like bakes made with oatmeal and flour along with walnuts. Made with a dough of flour, sugar and butter, this oatmeal shortbread recipe is egg free and very easy to prepare. - 32.3292

Jessica's Score Bars

Preheat oven to 350° F. Line cookie sheet with tin foil. Place crackers, salt side down, on tin foil (do not overlap). Melt butter and sugar together on low heat, stirring frequently. Bring to boil, thickening it slightly. Pour over crackers in pan. Bake... - 34.9091

Overnight Crunch Coffee Cake

The overnight crunch coffee cake has a nutty crunch to it. spiced with cinnamon and topped with a sugar and nut mix with added nutmeg, the overnight crunch cake is cake so as it is chilled overnight before baking. Lovely and flavorful, this is the best coffee... - 47.1062

Sweet Hot Mustard

This sweet hot mustard recipe is a savored recipe that is prepared by cooking. Made with eggs, flour and vinegar along with sugar, the sweet hot mustard can be served with meats or with other dishes, as desired. - 30.9016

Gateau Randy Sutton

The gateau randy sutton is a baked vanilla and chocolate dessert. Filled with a cherry pie filling, this dessert can be served warm or chilled. Lovely and delicious, the gateu randy sutton is leasuirely and comforting. - 42.7911