Category: Dessert

Mexican chocolate fudge | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Mexican chocolate fudge

At Christmastime my senior year of high school, I had a classmate who was going through a tough time, so another friend and…

Churro brownies | Homesick Texan
Dessert Tex-Mex

Churro brownies

Often I’ll hear about new restaurants in Texas to try and because I’m thousands of miles away, I can only look at the…

Spicy applesauce cake | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Spicy applesauce cake

My great-grandma Blanche loved applesauce cake. In fact, her recipe collection has no less than five versions of this classic snack cake, all…

peach cobbler | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Peach cobbler

Ripe juicy peaches are nestled in a sweet and tender batter in this classic Texas peach cobbler recipe that came from my great-grandmother. Good all year but especially good in the summer, when peaches are in season.

Mango frozen yogurt | Homesick Texan
Dessert

Mango frozen yogurt

This mango frozen yogurt is a smooth, creamy, frozen dessert spiced with cardamom and easily made in the blender.

Chocolate corn chip candy | Homesick Texan
Dessert Tex-Mex

Chocolate corn chip candy

Crunchy, salty corn chips are smothered in melted chocolate that’s been lightly spiced with cinnamon and cayenne in this simple and satisfying candy recipe.