I’ve done more than my fair share of eating and baking with seasonal fruits this summer! I’ve paraded my creations through here like it’s my job or something.
A chocolate snack cake that boasts of cocoa powder and sour cream inside the cake batter and the frosting. Rich with chocolate flavor and moist from sour cream, it’s a dense cake that you will find irresistible. Maybe, like me, you’re wondering what makes a ‘snack’ cake different from regular cake?!
This delectable caramel apple cake recipe is packed with a flavor duo that was meant to be. I’m convinced of it. Caramel and apples marry together so well it’s obvious they can’t get enough of each other. I’m more than happy to help them out whenever I can. Sticky-sweet caramel bits dot the batter along with a mosaic of fresh, tart apples. It gives them… [Read more]
This is a popular British dessert featuring a date cake smothered in warm sticky toffee sauce. The sponge is studded with chopped dates and upon coming out of the oven a portion of the toffee sauce is spooned over top to soak into the cake. The toffee sauce is made on the stove by combining heavy cream with brown sugar and butter. It’s rich and… [Read more]
A fresh cake recipe for you to take advantage of the abundance of sweet, ripe and juicy peaches that are available right now. One of the highlights of summer. Peaches are a winning attraction in this fail proof, easy-to-throw-together-even-on-a-weeknight cake. Spiced up with a heady mix of lemon, cinnamon, ginger and nutmeg, it gives off an undeniably intoxicating scent as it bakes that will quickly… [Read more]