Homemade sweets are a delicious way to start the day. They can be even better if the recipes require little effort and easy-to-find ingredients. In this edition of Kitchen Whiz, we list three sweet treats that are not just great year-round, but were concocted by well-known TV hosts and influencers. Whether you’re a dessert expert or a beginner, there’s a something for everyone! Watch the videos for elaborate explanations of the steps.
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Laura Lehmann's Healthy Popsicles
Laura's #TheStarterChef IGTV series debut shows her concocting a fruity popsicle recipe. The host-beauty queen's icy treats make for a refreshing snack that is natural and guiltless.
- Frozen strawberries
- Mint leaves
- Pure honey
- Popsicle molds/holders
Erwan Heussaff's Dalgona Coffee
In the following video, Erwan Heussaff rides the social media trend and creates three different versions of the TikTok-inspired dessert. The first is the classic cup, the second is milo dalgona, while the third is Vietnamese egg coffee dalgona. Watch the entire clip for special appearances of his wife (and now hand model) Anne Curtis!
Ingredients (Milo dalgona):
- Hot water
- Whipping cream
Ingredients (Vietnamese egg coffee):
- Pasteurized eggs
- Condensed milk
- Long black coffee
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Joanna Gaines' French Silk Pie
Feeling fancy? How about a baking French silk pie? This version by Fixer Upper host and cookbook author Joanna Gaines uses chocolate cookie crust and homemade whipped cream.
- Chocolate wafer cookies
- Melted butter
- White sugar
- Unsweetened chocolate
- Pure vanilla extract
- Softened butter
- Heavy cream
- Powdered sugar
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Banner image taken from Erwan Heussaff's official Instagram account