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My favorite desserts when I was a child were “Natillas”, Cheesecakes and Strawberries and Cream.  I guess taste buds are genetic because my son loves cheesecake and my daughter loves strawberries with whipped cream. Ja!  A few weekends ago my daughter became fixed on having strawberries with whipped cream as a snack, so we washed and halved fresh strawberries I had in the fridge and some heavy cream and sugar and made homemade whipped cream.  I rarely buy canned whipped cream and try to make it fresh whenever I need it.  Its so easy and absolutely delicious!


Whipped Cream


1 cup heavy cream

1/4 cup granulated sugar

1 tsp amaretto liquor


1.  Beat heavy cream until it becomes a bit thick. Add sugar and liquor. Continue to beat until soft peaks form.

2.  Serve over fruit, scones or dessert.  You may also place in a piping bag to decorate dessert.

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