Parish Picnic 2022


Get Ready to Have Some Fun


We had a Blast!











Thank you to everyone who came and to all the volutneers who cooked, setup, cleaned and made this time honored tradition happen!


Our Dessert Bake Off Had Sweetly Intense Competition, after much deliberation, the judges selected the winners, and Yvonne Morbitzer's "Sinful Berry Chocolate Pie" took first place!


Get the winning recipe at the bottom of this page!


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Yvonne's "Sinful Berry Chocolate Pie"



30 chocolate wafers, crushed (about 1/2 cup)

1/3 cup butter, melted

1/2 cup semisweet chocolate morsels

1 8-oz. cream cheese, softened

1/4 cup firmly packed brown sugar

1/2 tsp vanilla extract

1 cup whipping cream, whipped


1 tsp shortening

2 TBSP semisweet chocolate morsels



Combine cookie crumbs and melted butter in a medium bow, stirring well, firmly press over bottom and sides of a lightly greased 9-inch pie pan. Bake at 325 for 10 minutes. Cool completely.


Melt 1/2 cup chocolate chips, using your preferred method. Beat cream cheese at medium speed until smooth. Add brown sugar and vanilla; beat well. Add cooled chocolate; beat well. Fold in whipped cream. Spoon filling into cooled crust. Cover and chill at least 8 hours.


Top with sliced strawberries. Melt shortening and 2 TBSP semisweet chocolate morsels; stir well to completely mix. Drizzle over strawberries.