Desserts are one of the most popular parts of any mealtime, a dessert is usually a sweet snack that you eat after your evening meal. Desserts are a favorite among people as the term applies to so many different dishes including cakes, cookies, biscuits, ice cream sundaes, and pastries, and if you’re trying to stay healthy then thanks to the natural sweetness of fruit a fruit salad is also a delicious dessert.
There is always a dessert to suit every person’s preference and they’re usually so delicious as they’re consumers right after something Savoury when your body craves sweetness the most. What we think of when we think of desserts is big amazing ice cream sundaes and big portions of cake with custard, but the original dessert was consumed centuries ago when people would gather fruit and nuts and soak them in honey for a sweet treat after their meal.
One of the most popular types of dessert is anything cream-based as it prevents the dessert from getting too sickly. Cream-based desserts are also super fun to try and make at home yourself, if you are baking at home you need to be careful that everything is sanitary in your cooking space, and if you have any pets ensure you clear away any remains as creamy toppings can upset a dogs stomach and you don’t want your dog to get sick. The most popular cream-based dish is of course the classic cheesecake, this is one of the most popular desserts as you can add any flavoring you want to it and it will taste completely different, meaning people never get bored of eating it. If you’ve seen people learning how to bake during the lockdown and you’re wanting to give it a go yourself because the videos online look so delicious, then we’ve found some great recipes for you to follow to create an amazing cream-based dessert in your own kitchen.
This is a traditional Polish dessert that most people outside of those who have lived in or visited Poland are unaware of, but it is one of the most delicious cream-based desserts we’ve ever tasted. It is a polish cream cookie, they’re usually small and you buy several so they’re a great snack to take anywhere with you. They’re made with cream cheese dough, once you’ve made this dough you need to leave it in your fridge to cool for several hours. Then comes the fun part as you have to cut the dough into the perfect shape for baking and then you can fill it with whatever your favorite jam is or if you want to experiment using a filling other than jam.
Peanut Butter Pie with Cream Cheese
This has been a popular recipe for beginners to try out as it doesn’t actually involve any baking, so if you’re worried you’re going to put your dessert in the oven looking great and it will come out looking awful then this is the perfect starter recipe for you.
All you have to do is prepare the crust of the pie which is usually made with graham crackers and then you can fill it with cream cheese, peanut butter, and any other ingredient you may want in there. Leave it to chill in the fridge for a few hours and then it’ll be ready to serve.
Chocolate Cream Cheese Truffles
Most people love chocolate so this one is very popular as it combines cream cheese with chocolate to create an amazing flavor in your mouth. These are also great if you’re a beginner at baking and you don’t have a house full of ingredients as they don’t require many ingredients to make.
All you need for these truffles is to mix together cocoa powder, cream cheese, baking chocolate, vanilla extract, and sugar, and then they’re ready to cook. These are great if you’re wanting to make a quick dessert too as they can be prepared and cooked in less than an hour making these the perfect last-minute dessert. You can keep this in mind around Christmas time if you’ve forgotten to buy a gift as they’re a traditional Christmas gift too.