A Buttercream Goodbye

A Buttercream Goodbye
Cooking instructor Nancy Burgerson was on Steve's first episode of Twin Cities Live. It's only right that she came back with a goodbye cake, topped with her delicious buttercream frosting. Buttercream Frosting Recipe Ingredients: 2 cups Crisco (or any brand all-vegetable, solid shortening) – half butter and half Crisco make a great...

Desserts for Thanksgiving

Desserts for Thanksgiving
Peg Rasmussen, the owner of Countryside Café, creates some delicious dessert recipes for you to share at the Thanksgiving table. Mocha Cakes This little cake is a favorite in our family. It was passed down from the Scandinavian side of the family. We often saved it for breakfast on the day after the holiday and always took a few home to...

Pies for Thanksgiving

Pies for Thanksgiving
It’s time to dig out those favorite pie recipes or you could have your Thanksgiving dessert made for you.  There are some incredible local bakers making Thanksgiving pies and they are ready for your order.  Kelli Hanson checks out three. Vikings & Goddesses Pie Company THANKSGIVING DETAILS: $28/pie – cut off for orders is...

Pumpkin Cider Apple Spice Cake

Pumpkin Cider Apple Spice Cake
Nancy Burgeson is here to show us that apple cider is more than a delicious drink. She’s adding our favorite fall beverage to a cake, perfectly flavored for the season. PUMPKIN CIDER APPLE SPICE CAKE Yield 12 servings 3/4         cup pumpkin (canned or fresh cooked pumpkin) 4              large...

Cookie Kits with Maddie Lu

Cookie Kits with Maddie Lu
Something Sweet Bakery has locations in Coon Rapids, the Mall of America, and in Duluth.  Owner Maddie Lu Carlos is a two-time Food Network Champion!  Her bakery specializes in custom cakes, macarons, cupcakes, and giant cookies!  Now, she has a new cookie kit that you can take home and decorate it yourself.

Waffles

Waffles
Chef Terry John Zila is celebrating National Waffle Week with some of his favorite waffle recipes, coconut waffle and an Italian waffle cookie called a Pizzelle. Coconut Waffles Makes 4 waffles Ingredients 1½ cups unsweetened shredded coconut 1½ cups all-purpose flour ½ cup cornstarch 1 teaspoon kosher...

Apple Pie & Peach Cobbler

Apple Pie & Peach Cobbler
Baking instructor, Nancy Burgeson, shares her recipe for Classic Apple Pie and a Peach Cobbler. If you’re interested in taking a class from Nancy, click here. CLASSIC APPLE PIE (Makes 1-9” deep dish pie) CRUST 2-1/2 cups all-purpose flour ¼ cup granulated sugar ½ tsp salt 8 ounces (2 sticks) unsalted butter, cubed 1/4-1/3...

Zucchini Recipes

Zucchini Recipes
This is the time of year when home gardeners and local farmers have zucchini growing out of their ears. Monica Irwin from Veggie Buds Club shares 3 unconventional ways to use up some of that zucchini: in kid-approved (healthy) sweet treats! Zucchini Nice Cream Zucchini Brownie Bites Zucchini Cookies Veggie Buds Club is offering...

Lemon Trifle Cake

Lemon Trifle Cake
Baking instructor, Nancy Burgeson shows us how to make a lemon curd trifle that would be perfect for your family’s summer barbeque. Angel Food Cake 1-1/2 cups white sugar (divided in half) 1 cup cake flour 1-1/2 cups egg whites (11-12 eggs) See Note below 1/2 teaspoon salt 1-1/2 teaspoons cream of tartar 1 teaspoon vanilla, cherry...

Recipes with Walnuts

Recipes with Walnuts
Coborns dietitian, Emily Parent, shows us some recipes that incorporate walnuts in them. Blueberry Walnut Snack Mix Mini Lemon Blueberry Walnut Muffins Walnuts Cranberry Granola Bars Blueberry Walnut Pomegranate Smoothie

Caramel Popcorn

Caramel Popcorn
Bebe Zito Ice Cream is celebrating their stores opening’s one year anniversary.  To help them celebrate, Ben and Gabby Spangler are bringing back one of their favorite flavors called Pipoca.  It’s a popcorn flavored ice cream garnished with caramel popcorn.  Ben shows us how they make the garnish. 1 oz popped popcorn (picked off of...

MN EIS

MN EIS
Reporter Kristin Haubrich is live in studio today to introduce us to MN EIS! A unique Ice cream shop in New Ulm that serves up their own homemade waffle cones! Mention “TCL” and get 10% off any order from now until the end of July.  

Snickers Pie

Snickers Pie
Baking Instructor Nancy Burgeson stopped by with a kid friendly Snickers Pie recipe to help kick off TCL’s Super Cool Summer. SNICKERS PIE 25        full size marshmallows 6          regular size Snickers bars, cut into bite sized pieces 2/3      cup milk 1          cup heavy whipping cream (no...

Sweet Science Ice Cream’s New Shop

Sweet Science Ice Cream’s New Shop
TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson took her daughter to check out Sweet Science Ice Cream's new shop in Edina! She's followed their stories for years but this is a new location for them full of flavors worth trying. For more information about Sweet Science and where you can find them, click here!

The Bakerz Dozen

The Bakerz Dozen
Matt Rosen, a U.S. Army Veteran, has traded his combat boots for cookbooks!  Now, the Eden Prairie citizen specializes in making delicious shortbread cookies.  Matt is the owner of his home bakery called The Bakerz Dozen. Related: Blog  Instagram