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This Rum Sauce a.k.a. Rum & Butter Sauce or Rum Caramel Sauce goes by a few names but either way it is an outstandingly delicious addition to  desserts like bread pudding, apple pie or ice cream! Rum Sauce I recently updated our old family favourite recipe for Rum Raisin Bread Pudding and part of the update was the addition of a rum sauce. I almost always...

No Bake Christmas Cookies – easy & freezer friendly! A great collection of the most popular no bake cookies that are great at any time of year but particularly at Christmas when you can make them in advance and freeze them. No Bake Christmas Cookies These no bake Christmas cookies can obviously be made at any time of year…and they should! In the weeks...

Peanut Butter Rocky Road Bars – a quick & easy, no bake, old fashioned favourite with marshmallows suspended in a luscious combination of peanut butter and chocolate; with the crunch of roasted peanuts too, if you like. Peanut Butter Rocky Road Bars I always think of my Nan Morgan whenever I make these Peanut Butter Rocky Road Bars. It was one of those treats...

Marshmallow Roll Cookies – easy, no-bake & freezer friendly! These cookie confections will be popular with all ages, especially around the Christmas season. Marshmallow Roll Cookies These Marshmallow Roll Cookies are another treat that you routinely see on trays of Christmas cookies here in Newfoundland. They are popular in local bakeries too, especially...

Easy Marshmallow Fondant – it costs far less, is not difficult to prepare and tastes better than store bought too! It’s also easy to add flavourings and colouring to suit the cake. Ultimate Nut Fruitcake I made this marshmallow fondant recently just because I wanted to give a finished look to my Ultimate Nut Fruitcake for Christmas. I did decorate a lot...

Eat-More Bar Squares – an easy candy confection! These chewy and crunchy candy squares are the perfect marriage of peanut and chocolate flavours. Great for gift giving at the Holidays too. Eat-More Bar Squares These Eat-More Bar Squares have been around for a long time. If I recall correctly, I first saw the recipe on the side of a peanut butter jar.  Come...

The Best Butterscotch Sauce Recipe is one that keeps it simple; both in the ingredients and in the instructions. The Best Butterscotch Sauce Recipe The best butterscotch sauce need not be complicated at all. With just a few ingredients and only a few minutes preparation time, you may be serving this sweet, flavourful sauce more often than you think. It’s...

How to make Homemade Marzipan – better flavour, less expensive! Now you can make it at home fresh every time you need it; much better than store bought. Homemade Marzipan Homemade marzipan was the answer to a big pain in the neck for me. I do like a layer of marzipan to top a dark rich fruitcake like my English Style Fruitcake at Christmas or to bake into the...

Ten of our best recipes for No Bake Christmas Cookies.  Every year seems to be the same here on Rock Recipes. In the last week before Christmas, we see a surge in the popularity of no bake Christmas cookies and treats for the Holidays. I guess folks are either manning their panic stations or they just prefer the process of finishing up a task right away....

Winter White Cookies are ideal for the Holiday freezer. These easy-to-make treats are no bake and  are so crunchy, caramel-y delicious too! No Bake Winter White Cookies – Freezer Friendly Here is the last of my remaining holiday treat ideas that didn’t quite make it to the blog before Christmas. This is another old family favorite no-bake recipe. Again,...