Tag "Cake"

Chef's Notes

Chef Notes: Brown Butter Pumpkin Layer Cake

I have to admit I’m really not a dessert person. My taste runs strongly to the savory. Generally speaking, I’d rather have fried chicken than fried dough, gravy rather than

Snacks & Desserts

Apple Upside Down Cornmeal Cakes

If there is a consolation for summer’s end and that consolation came in the form of food, it would be apples, no? They are the very essence of goodness. And,

Snacks & Desserts

Chocolate Raspberry Ice Box Cake

Ice Box Cakes were something I’d read about in American food magazines for years without really understanding what they were. Since you don’t bake them – hello ice box! –

Chocolate

Lisa’s Letters Home: Coconut Flour Chocolate Cake

Back in the olden days, our mothers would haul us to the doctor’s every time we had a sniffle and the doctor would promptly prescribe some sort of antibiotic. When

Fall

Pumpkin Week: Pumpkin Chocolate Cake

I told you I’d squeak pumpkin  into everything, even chocolate cake. It actually wasn’t my idea. This is a Whole Foods recipe that I decided to play with a bit. 

By Season

Lisa’s Letters Home: Bonfire Baking

Remember, remember the 5th of November. It’s Bonfire Night on Monday here, which has to do with Guy Fawkes who tried to blow up the houses of parliament a very long

By Meal Type

Coconut Loaf

I’ve been trying to use Sundays as a way to get ahead of what has become the wind-sprints of our weeks. I try to make one meal – either something

By Ingredient

Blueberry Yogurt Cake

Still looking for recipes to use up all the wild blueberries piling up at the market? Look no further. The basic recipe for the French yogurt cake can be adapted

By Meal Type

Grilled Italian Cornmeal Cake and Fruit

My husband would love nothing more than for me to come home and say, “Hey honey, we have to grill the side of a cow for the blog tonight! Wanna eat

Dairy

Orange Yogurt Cake

This cake made my house smell like a warm cream­si­cle. Need I say more? I love cit­rus in almost any­thing — fra­grance, food, drinks but par­tic­u­larly in bak­ing. I often bakie with lemons but