Place butter, shortening and sugar into the bowl of a stand mixer. Beat on medium speed until pale, about 3 minutes.
Mix in eggs, one at a time, until smooth.
In a separate bowl, sift in the flour and baking powder.
Add ⅓ of the flour mixture to the egg mixture, followed by ½ of the milk, beating constantly. Continue with another ⅓ of the flour mixture, the remaining milk and then the remaining dry ingredients.
Stir in vanilla and almond extract.
Pour the batter into the prepared pan. Place in a cold oven and set the temperature to 350℉. Bake for 70-75 minutes until a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean or to an internal temperature of 210℉.
Remove the cake from the oven and let the pan rest on a cooking rack for 5 minutes. When that time is up, place a cooking rack of the top of the pan and carefully it over to release the cake.
Allow to cool completely before serving.
Hack: A tube pan or 2 standard-sized loaf pans can be used in lieu of a bundt pan.
Hack: Leftovers can be stored at room temperature for up to 4 days, stored in the refrigerator for up to 7 days or frozen, tightly wrapped in serving-sized portions for up to 3 months.
Combine flour, salt and baking powder in a medium-sized bowl. Set aside.
Remove frozen sticks of butter and grate them using the largest holes of a box cheese grater. Return the butter to the freezer until ready to use.
Use a whisk to mix the sour cream and cold water, Store the mixture in the refrigerator until ready to use.
Add butter to the flour mixture and toss until well incorporated. Pour in the sour cream mixture and stir to combine.
Turn the dough onto a floured surface and pat it into a rough triangle. Fold the dough into thirds, like a letter. Press it out into a rough triangle again and repeat the folding process. It’s important to work quickly so that the butter doesn’t get soft. You should be able to see chunks of butter in the dough.
Divide the dough into two portions. Wrap the portions tightly and put them in the refrigerator for 30 minutes.
While the dough is chilling, peel, core and thinly slice apples.
In a small bowl, combine sugar, cinnamon and cornstarch. Add to apple slices and toss to coat.
Preheat oven to 400℉.
Remove one portion of the dough and roll it into a 10” x 15” rectangle. Cut it into 6 equal squares.
Place ¼ cup of apple filling into the center of each square and top with 1 tbsp deluce de leche. Fold the dough over the top of the apples to create a triangle. Moisten dough slightly and press to seal.
Place turnovers on a cookie sheet. Brush each one with egg wash and dust with a small amount of sugar.
Repeat with the second portion of dough.
Bake turnovers for 20-30 minutes until they are golden brown.
Transfer turnovers to a wire rack and allow to cool.
Hack: Store turnovers at room temperature for up to 2 days or in the refrigerator for up to 5 days.
Hack: To freeze cooked or uncooked turnovers, lay in a single layer on a cookie and allow to freeze. Wrap each tightly and keep in the freezer for up to 2 months. Add an extra 3-5 minutes to the baking time for frozen turnovers.
Preheat the oven to 350℉. Coat a 9” cake pan with cooking spray.
Put bananas, egg, oil, brown sugar, milk and extract into a blender. Mix until well combined and smooth.
Measure pancake mix into a large bowl. Add banana mixture and stir just until blended. Do not overmix.
Pour batter into the cake pan and bake for 25-30 minutes. The cake is done when a toothpick inserted into the center comes out clean or when the cake reaches an internal temperature of 210℉.
Hack: Cake will remain fresh for about 3 days left at room temperature, in the refrigerator for up to 5 days or frozen in serving-sized containers for up to 3 months.
Hack: If your bananas have reached maximum ripeness, remove peels and place them on a cookie sheet in the freezer. Once solid, place in a sealable freezer bag and store in the freezer for use in recipes that call for mashed or pureed bananas.
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Combine flour, cocoa powder, baking powder and salt in a mixing bowl. Set aside.
Put shortening, sugar, eggs and vanilla in the bowl of a stand mixer with the paddle attached. Mix on medium speed until well combined and light in color.
Turn the mixer speed to low and add flour mixture, ½ cup at a time, until it’s all incorporated into the shortening mixture.
Place cookie dough onto a sheet of parchment paper and roll to ¼“ thickness. Use a cookie cutter to cut into individual figures. Peel cookie dough away from shaped cookies. Flip the parchment paper over onto a greased cookie sheet and gently peel cookies off and onto the cookie sheet.
Roll out the remaining dough on the parchment paper and cut with cookie cutters. Continue until all the dough is used.
Bake cookies for 7-9 minutes or until there are no wet spots on top of them. Allow cookies to cool on the cookie sheet for 5 minutes and remove to a cooling rack.
Decorate with powdered sugar, glaze or frosting, if desired.
Hack: Cookies can be stored in an airtight container at room temperature for up to 10 days or tightly wrapped and frozen for up to 6 months.
Hack: Unbaked dough can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 3 days or tightly wrapped and frozen for up to 6 months.