Dessert baby shower food – ideas and recipes

baby shower food
Ideas and recipes

baby shower food are the perfect ending to a perfect meal. What could
be better than finishing off a tasty entrée with something sweet?

Note: these dessert baby
shower food recipes will feed 10-12 people.

I hope you enjoy creating these tasty desserts!

Chocolate covered strawberries

-3 packs of fresh strawberries.

-1/2 pack of semisweet or milk chocolate morsels

-1/2 pint of light cream
-glass mixing bowl

Pour about 3 cups of water into a saucepan.

Place the glass mixing bowl on top of the saucepan, and add the morsels
and cream.

Heat the water over medium-high heat.

As the water is heating, frequently stir the morsels and cream until
the chocolate is completely melted.

Remove from heat.

Rinse the strawberries and pat dry.

Dip the bottom half of the strawberries, one by one, into the

Allow excess chocolate to drip off, and place strawberries onto a

Refrigerate strawberries for a couple of hours.

Serve chilled.

Monkey bread

-3 tubes of buttermilk biscuits

-1 cup of white sugar

-1 tablespoon of cinnamon

-1/2 cup of brown sugar

-1 cup of butter

-A bundt pan

Combine ½ of the white sugar and cinnamon in a bowl. Mix thoroughly.

Take each biscuit and cut it into fours.

Generously coat bottom and sides of the bundt pan.

Coat each piece of the biscuits with the sugar mixture and place in the
bundt pan.

Melt butter in a saucepan.

Once butter is melted, add the remaining white sugar and brown sugar,
and bring to a slight boil.

Remove from heat as soon as it starts to boil.

Slowly drizzle the mixture over the biscuit pieces, making sure they
are all covered.

Bake at 350 degrees for 30 minutes.

Cool for about 5 minutes, and carefully remove bread from pan and onto
a plate.

Each piece will easily pull apart when served.

Chocolate chip cookies

The easiest way to make chocolate chip cookies is to use ready
bake dough. But if you want to make them from scratch, follow this

-2 ¼ cups of flour.

-1 teaspoon baking soda.

-1 teaspoon salt.

-2 sticks of butter

-1 teaspoon vanilla extract.

-3/4 cup of white sugar

-1 cup packed brown sugar.

-2 eggs
-1 bag of semisweet or milk chocolate morsels.

Combine flour, baking soda and salt in a large bowl. For best results,
sift the ingredients together.

In another bowl, add softened butter, sugars, vanilla and eggs. Mix

Gradually stir flour mix into butter mixture and stir about 2 minutes.

Gradually stir in chocolate.

Spoon out about 2 tablespoons of the mixture onto a baking sheet. Try
to form balls with the mixture.

Depending on the size of your baking sheet, place 9 to 12 of balls on
the sheet, placing them about 1 inch apart.

Bake at 350 degrees for 10-14 minutes, or until golden brown.
*Tip-a shorter baking time will produce soft cookies. A longer baking
time will make the cookies more crisp.

Peach cobbler

-2-32 oz. cans of sliced peaches

-1 cup white sugar

-1 cup brown sugar

-2 tablespoons flour

-1/2 stick of butter
2 boxes of ready to bake pie crust

-Cinnamon & sugar mix

Pour juices from peach in a large saucepan, and cook over medium-low

Stir in sugars and butter, continue to cook for 15 minutes.

Sift in flour and cook uncovered for another 15 minutes.

Add peaches and cook until mixture starts to boil.

Take a casserole dish and coat the bottom with margarine or cooking

Cover the bottom with 2 of the pie crusts, making sure they overlap in
the middle.

Pour in the peach mixture.

Take another pie crust and cut into cubes. Carefully place the cubes
into the mixture, which will form dumplings as they cook.

Take the remaining pie crusts to cover the mixture. Again, overlap them
in the middle.

Melt about 1 tablespoon of margarine and brush over the crust.

Lightly sprinkle the cinnamon sugar mix over the top.

Bake at 400 degrees for 35-40 minutes.

Serve warm, but let stand for at least 15 minutes after removing it
from the oven.

ideas for dessert baby shower food

*In addition to the ideas on this page, you can also use a
baby shower cake as dessert.

*Some of these baby shower food recipes can be used as both
and party favors! You can take cookies and individually wrap them for
your guests to take home. You can also create a dessert recipe booklet
and use that as party favor.

*Depending on your individual taste, all of your baby shower
foods can be desserts. Why not have a dessert party! Instead of having
a traditional appetizer, main dish, and side dishes, you have have
samples of different desserts.

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