Tag: Fandom Foodies

Applesauce Spice Cake

Applesauce Spice Cake

This month’s Fandom Foodies Challenge theme is Jane Austen. I watched Jane Austen’s Persuasion and was inspired to make Applesauce Spice Cake. During the movie, there is a tea held with the women of our story and the hostess served a tea cake that was […]

Irresistible Spiced Walnuts

Irresistible Spiced Walnuts

My family has made these Irresistible Spiced Walnuts as long as I can remember, probably since before I was born. My family used to own and operate a walnut orchard. We always had lot of wonderful walnuts around. This recipe is so popular that it has been […]

Pumpkin Cream Pie

Pumpkin Cream Pie

This Pumpkin Cream Pie recipe is inspired by Miss Fiona’s Stupendous Pumpkin Pies. This was a favorite Halloween book to read with my children when they were very young; we always wanted to join her at her house of a piece of pumpkin pie. The […]

Evil Queen Poison Apple-tini

Evil Queen Poison Apple-tini

I was inspired to create this Evil Queen Poison Apple-tini cocktail from the movie Snow White and The Seven Dwarfs. The evil queen is one of my favorite fictional witches. She is so vain and so cruel, she thinks nothing of killing someone just because […]

Prancing Pony Rustic Walnut Bread

Prancing Pony Rustic Walnut Bread

The Prancing Pony Rustic Walnut Bread is inspired by The Hobbit Desolation of Smaug. At the beginning of the movie we see Gandalf join Thorin Oakenshield at the Prancing Pony in Bree to discuss Thorin’s mission to reclaim the dwarf’s homeland. Both men order a […]

Three Broomsticks Eggy Bread

Three Broomsticks Eggy Bread

When we visited the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood, we decided to have breakfast at the Three Broomsticks. I ordered the Eggy bread, better known as french toast in the USA. It was served with bacon and strawberries and it was […]

Eton Mess – A Harry Potter inspired recipe

Eton Mess – A Harry Potter inspired recipe

When I saw the pictures of the special menu items we got a “sneak peak” for earlier this month from Universal Studios Hollywood Wizarding World of Harry Potter, I couldn’t wait to try the Eton Mess. This recipe reminds me of strawberry shortcake but without […]

Pumpkin Juice

Pumpkin Juice

We were fortunate enough to visit Universal Studios Hollywood last summer and tried their Pumpkin Juice. I have wanted to go particularly to see the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. We were not disappointed. The park is amazing. There are details everywhere that make you […]

Blue Milk Panna Cotta

Blue Milk Panna Cotta

When searching for inspiration for a Star Wars dessert, I came across this Blue Milk Panna Cotta from Disneyland. It had such an “other worldly” look to it with the crazy blue custard and the purple blueberry gelatin top with whole blueberries in the gelatin. […]