Simple Solar Cinnamon Muffins

This is one of my go to muffin recipes for two reasons: it uses ingredients the I generally have on hand and, since it only yields six muffins, fitting a full batch in the Sun Oven is not an issue. Plus, it’s not too sweet. OK, that’s three reasons. Sun...

Easy Mini Mocha Cheese Cakes

I usually avoid nonfat dairy products but the nonfat cottage cheese works well in this recipe. It’s not New York style cheese cake, but still pretty good for being under 200 calories per serving. (196 to be exact) Sun Oven Mini Mocha Cheese Cakes (Adapted for...

Sun Oven Coconut-Cornmeal Cake

On its own this cake is just ho-hum, but with strawberries it’s delicious. If you’re not going to consume the whole thing in one sitting only prepare as many strawberries as needed. Coconut-Cornmeal Cake with Strawberries Ingredients Cake: 1 1/2 cups...

Solar Baked Peach Dessert

To peel the peaches needed for this recipe simply immerse them in boiling water for 3o seconds then transfer them to a bowl of cold water. The skin will slide right off. Sun Oven Peach Pudding (adapted for the Sun Oven from A Taste of Home) Ingredients 1 cup...

Solar Berry Crisps

Fresh berries are in season and sometimes even on sale. Serve these crisps with vanilla ice-cream for a yummy, summery dessert. If you want to bring them to a potluck or picnic bake them in 1/2-pint mason jars, just be sure to let them cool completely before putting...

Solar Flan

Being a self-taught cook I sometimes have to remind myself that there are things I don’t know how to do. This week I discovered one of those things was making caramelized sugar. It sounded easy enough on paper: “In a heavy skillet over medium heat, cook...
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