The Little Epicurean

Tropical Biscotti with banana, coconut, and macadamia nuts

These tropical biscotti feature a combination of banana, coconut, and macadamia nuts. While it’s far from traditional, it’s a great summer treat! I wasn’t much of a biscotti fan growing up. To me, they were these dry dense biscuits that were difficult to chew and lacked in the flavor department. Those days are long gone. Over

Jul 19 2016

Coconut Sundae Cones

Coconut Sundae Cones

These coconut sundae cones have all the nostalgia of childhood summers with the addition of a surprise tropical twist! I’m back home after a week long vacation. The struggle to return back to normalcy is a difficult one. It’s back to washing the dishes, doing the laundry, and making dinner. I already miss turndown service.

Jul 15 2016

Coconut Ice Cream

Coconut Ice Cream

This dairy-free coconut ice cream tastes like a tropical vacation and it’s the easiest ice cream I’ve ever made. No cuts, no butts, no coconuts! Even without using any shortcuts, this is the simplest ice cream I’ve ever made. You mix all ingredients in a blender and then pour it into an ice cream machine.

Jul 13 2016

Mango Pineapple Sangria Slush

Mango Pineapple Sangria Slush

This mango pineapple sangria slush blends together white wine and frozen fruits to create a fun twist on a summer favorite!  Aloha from Hawaii! I’m on the Big Island for the week celebrating my birthday. It’s my first time on this island and I’m loving it. But then again, Hawaii holds a soft spot in

Jul 11 2016

Funfetti Cinnamon Rolls

Birthday Funfetti Cinnamon Rolls

Funfetti cinnamon rolls frosted with sweet cream cheese. With the addition of colorful sprinkles, classic cinnamon rolls are elevated to a whole new level of fun and excitement.  Within the past few years we have seen fried croissants, rainbow bagels, and over the top milkshakes. It’s time to put a fun spin on cinnamon rolls. Since