I'm finally getting unburied from taking a little Tour de Summer, and will be starting guest chefs again next week. Sorry for any of you chefs who have been waiting for your turn! I've also got 2 new recipe books and can't wait to start trying and sharing! I'm trying "World's Best Cookies" tonight. I'll post it if I agree with the title :).
Oh my....I loved these. Can't have just one. Tip: Frost quickly, they frosting thickens quickly.
1 square soft butter
1/2 C shortening (butter flavor)
1 Cup sugar
3 ripe bananas
1/2 cup buttermilk
1 tsp vanilla
3 cups of flour
1/2 tsp salt
1 1/2 tsp sodaCHILL FOR ONE HOUR, use ball scooper to place on cookie sheet.
BAKE 350 FOR 10 MINUTES. Cool.
BURNT BUTTER FROSTING
1 cube butter (melt) on stove until golden brown-watch and stirtake of stove and add:
2 cups powdered sugar
1/2 tsp vanilla
2-4 Tbsp hot water ( 1 Tbsp at a time until desired consistency)add powdered sugar if necessary. REFRIGERATE OR FREEZE
CUCUMBER LIMEADE (courtesy of Nanette at Hosenfeld Happenings)
3 cans limeade concentrate
crystal light lemonade powder ( 2 quart package)
1 liter sugar free sprite, 7-up
2 quarts water
1 cucumber, cut into slices, leave skin on
3 limes, cut into slices
1/2 bag ice