Pam Griffin
Tarimisu Sundae

Rice Krispies Treats Sundaes

2 Rice Krispies Treats Original

2 scoops vanilla ice cream

2 Tbsp. hot fudge sauce

Whipped cream for garnish

Rice Krispies Treats Cereal, for garnish

Cut 2 Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats bars to fit the bottom of a sundae dish. Place ice cream on top of bars and pour hot fudge over ice cream. Top with whipped cream and Kellogg's Rice Krispies Treats cereal, if desired.

Tarimisu Sundae

1 cup heavy cream

1 1/2 cups strong espresso, cooled

3 Tbsp. brandy, optional

8 (4 oz) store-bought ladyfingers or vanilla wafers

1 pint ice cream or gelato

Whisk cream in a medium bowl until stiff peaks form; cover with plastic wrap, and place in refrigerator until ready to serve.

Combine espresso and brandy, if using, in a medium bowl. Break 4 ladyfingers in half; dip into espresso mixture until soaked but not falling apart, several seconds. Arrange two halves in a layer at the bottom of each parfait glass. Top with a scoop of ice cream. Repeat with another layer of soaked ladyfingers, and top with a scoop of ice cream. Garnish each glass with a dollop of whipped cream and a sprinkling of chocolate shavings, if desired. Serve immediately. Serves 4.

Peanut Butter Sundae

1 (14 oz.) can sweetened condensed milk

1/3 cup peanut butter, smooth or chunky

1/3 cup chopped peanuts, optional

1 tsp. vanilla extract

1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon

Vanilla ice cream, or flavor of your choice

Combine sweetened condensed milk and peanut butter in a heavy saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring often, until thickened.

Remove from heat. Stir in vanilla, cinnamon and peanuts.

Refrigerate leftovers. Makes 2 cups.

Box of Cereal Breakfast Sundae

1/2 cup berries

1/2 cup yogurt, vanilla or your choice

1/4 cup cereal

Layer the ingredients into a glass or parfait dish beginning with the berries, then yogurt, and last cereal.

Repeat two more times to finish with a layer of cereal on top.

If you like, top with a strawberry or berry of choice.

Five ingredients do not include salt, pepper, butter, oil and optional ingredients.