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Watkins Turtle Cookies

September 4th, 2018

4 tablespoons unsalted butter                                                         

1 package (12 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips

1 can (14 ounces) sweetened condensed milk

1 teaspoon Watkins Vanilla Extract

1 cup all-purpose flour

1-1/2 cups chopped pecans, toasted

1-1/4 cups caramel bits

Icing

1 cup (6 ounces) semisweet chocolate chips

2 teaspoons shortening

Preheat oven to 350°. Microwave butter on high until melted. Add chocolate chips and milk; microwave until chips are melted, stirring every 30 seconds. Stir in vanilla. Add flour; mix well. Stir in pecans and caramel bits.

Drop dough by tablespoonfuls 2 in. apart onto parchment paper-lined baking sheets. Bake until edges are set, 7-9 minutes. Cool on pans 2 minutes. Remove to wire racks to cool completely.

For icing, microwave chocolate chips and shortening on high until melted. Drizzle over cooled cookies. Store in an airtight container.

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Bon appetit!

Terry

(626)536-3654

terry@simplyappetizing.com

20% OFF 11 ounce Watkins Baking Vanilla in July!

July 2nd, 2018

Let’s get cooking with Watkins! Just use the products yourself, then share the story of the great Watkins products and business… that’s the recipe for sweet success! Find out more about it HERE!

Bon appetit!

Terry

(626)536-3654

terry@simplyappetizing.com

Watkins Chocolate Cake

March 5th, 2018

Watkins Chocolate Cake

2 cups all-purpose flour

2 cups sugar

1/2 cup baking cocoa

2 teaspoons baking soda

1 teaspoon baking powder

1/2 teaspoon salt

2 large eggs, lightly beaten

1 teaspoon Watkins Vanilla Extract

1 cup Watkins Grapeseed Oil, Original Flavor

1 cup buttermilk

1 cup hot water

Preheat oven to 350°. Grease a 13×9-in. baking pan. In a large bowl, whisk the first six ingredients. Stir in eggs, vanilla, oil and buttermilk. Add water; stir until combined.

Transfer batter to prepared pan. Bake 35-40 minutes or until a toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool completely in pan on a wire rack. Frost cake. If desired, decorate with sprinkles. Yield: 15 servings.

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

In a large bowl, beat 1/2 cup softened butter until creamy. Beat in 2 cups confectioners’ sugar, 1/4 cup baking cocoa, 1-1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract and 3-4 tablespoons 2% milk to achieve desired consistency.

Let’s get cooking with Watkins! Just use the products yourself, then share the story of the great Watkins products and business… that’s the recipe for sweet success! Find out more about it HERE!

Bon appetit!

Terry

(626)536-3654

terry@simplyappetizing.com

Watkins Apple Cobbler for Two

December 16th, 2017

2 cups sliced peeled tart apples

3 tablespoons brown sugar

1 teaspoon lemon juice

1/4 teaspoon Watkins Cinnamon

1/3 cup all-purpose flour

1 tablespoon sugar

1 teaspoon baking powder

3 tablespoons milk

2 tablespoons butter or margarine, melted

Half-and-half cream, optional

Gently toss apples, brown sugar, lemon juice and cinnamon. Divide between two ungreased 10-oz. custard cups. In a bowl, combine flour, sugar and baking powder; stir in milk and butter just until moistened. Spoon over apples. Bake at 400° for 20 minutes or until top is golden. Serve warm with cream if desired. Yield: 2 servings.

Let’s get cooking with Watkins! Just use the products yourself, then share the story of the great Watkins products and business… that’s the recipe for sweet success! Find out more about it HERE!

Bon appetit!

Terry

(626)536-3654

terry@simplyappetizing.com