In Her Kitchen

A Sisters' Recipe Exchange

Brownie & Chocolate Mousse Trifle

Posted on | February 27, 2011 | by Jennifer | 3 Comments

This one goes out to Whitney and Deb – they saw a pic of this chocolate trifle on my Facebook page and requested the recipe. This is the easiest dessert I’ve ever made, but one of the best and the presentation gets a lot of attention! I’ve made this brownie, chocolate mousse, and whip cream layered trifle several times. It feeds a lot of people, perfect for a pot luck or shower, and they all ask for the recipe... (more...)

French Toast Panini with Grilled Bananas

Posted on | February 25, 2011 | by Jennifer | No Comments

This was such a fun recipe. For some reason, my thing is breakfast! I love experimenting with breakfast and brunch recipes on the weekends and I’m always trying to come up with something new. It seems breakfast possibilities are endless as there are so many creative options. If I’ve ever thrown a shower for a friend, I always throw a brunch shower complete with mimosas! Don’t get me wrong, I love to keep it... (more...)

Shrimp and Orzo Pasta Salad

Posted on | February 21, 2011 | by Lauren | 1 Comment

So thanks to Pam for introducing me to this recipe! I don’t remember my life before it! I knew I was in love when I asked for a “to go” plate from the baby shower. By the next day my quart sized “to go” container was G-O-N-E! I think I want Ina Garten to be my best friend. I picture lots of breezy summer afternoons in the Hamptons with us giggling over some sort of fruity drink and exchanging fried... (more...)

Cheater’s Chocolate Mousse

Posted on | February 15, 2011 | by Lauren | No Comments

I often make this for a pie filling, but I love it as a dessert on it’s own. It’s really great with fruit on top like raspberries, or even used in a recipe for a trifle like the one that you love to make! Try it out, it’s a super shortcut for a fancy result! Cheater’s Chocolate Mousse Servings: 10 Ingredients 1-1/2 cups heavy whipping cream 1 cup milk 1 (5.9 oz) box instant chocolate pudiing 1/4t vanilla 1/4t... (more...)