Tag: cake

Almond-Cherry Coffee Cake

Need an easy coffee cake for a brunch gathering? This almond-cherry coffee cake with a beautiful glaze should be your go-to.

Chocolate Cake Truffles

Nothing beats the super delicious, melt-in-the-mouth kind of flavors of chocolate cake truffles made with cake crumbs and rolled in different coatings.

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Pastel de Nuez: Sephardic Walnut Cake

Pastel de Nuez is an old Sephardic walnut cake family recipe. It is a delicious, moist kosher recipe that is perfect for passover, but you can totally enjoy it all year round.

Triple Layer Chocolate Mousse Cake

This triple layer chocolate mousse cake is rich, smooth, creamy and full of flavor. It features a layer of chocolate soufflé cake, rich chocolate mousse and white chocolate mousse on top. Garnish with spring berries for a pop of color.

Banana Sweet Potato Bread

Soft, sweet and so flavorful, this banana sweet potato loaf is delicious with a slather or peanut butter or toasted and enjoyed with your afternoon coffee.

Red Velvet Brownie Fudge Cake

The perfect Valentine’s Day (or any day) treat of a rich, chocolate-loaded red velvet brownie fudge cake topped with white chocolate cream cheese frosting.

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Tres Leches Toffee Cake

Tres Leches Cake receives a sweet new makeover with the buttery addition of homemade toffee sauce.

Parsnip Carrot Cake

A dense, moist carrot cake is studded with coconut, dried cranberries, raisins, coconut and even grated parsnip for the perfect flavor and amazing texture.

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Oat and Apple Cake

This soft oat and apple cake is easy to make and can be served with honey or as-is with tea, cider or a glass of milk. A simple, sweet treat.

Blood Orange Almond Cake

This recipe may seem simple, but it’s depth of flavor thanks to the almond batter, citrus on top and a dollop of yogurt when serving, make it out-of-this-world beautiful. Inside and out.

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Nutty Pear Cake

With almond extract in the batter and a topping of hazelnuts, pine nuts and whipped cream, this pear cake is simple, but simply stunning.

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Walnut Banana Cake

This walnut banana cake made in one easy sheet will melt in your mouth with its buttery flavor.

Almond and Fig Cake

This tall almond and fig cake is soaked in amaretto syrup, layered with fig jam and orange blossom ricotta buttercream and finished with a robe of chocolate glaze. It is truly decadent.

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Bring on the Pudding Cakes

Thoughtfully arranged ingredients leave these crowd-pleasing cakes with an incredibly moist, pudding-like texture. Try experimenting with your favorite toppings of varying textures—fresh berries, chopped nuts, ice cream, fresh whipped cream—or all of the above!

Orange Polenta Cake

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Lemon Mascarpone Cake

This just might be the easiest cake ever. Just toss everything into a food processor, then pour into pans and bake. It’s soft, full of lemon flavor and sandwiches a sweet mascarpone cream.

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Funfetti Loaf

Whether it is your birthday or not, this easy funfetti loaf cake is loaded with sprinkles and perfect for any celebration or gathering.

Blackberry Marble Cake

Perfectly stunning for the season, check out how to make a marble cake iced in a beautiful blackberry cream cheese frosting.

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Easy Sheet Cakes for Summer

The no-fuss nature of the sheet cake makes it an ideal choice for potlucks, picnics and cookouts. Easy to prep, store, transport AND serve—these cakes will see you through an entire season of buffet-style festivities.

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Mini Samoa Bundt Cakes

Loaded with chocolate, caramel, and coconut, these mini samoa bundt cakes are the perfect sweet treat.

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How to Stack and Crumb Coat a Multi-Layered Cake

What’s the key to avoiding lumpy, crumby frosting? Icing your cake with an expert crumb coat before you go all Ace-of-Cakes on your creation. Staying true to its namesake, the crumb coat is a thin base layer of frosting that’s designed to catch cake crumbs and even out your frosting surface. Think of it as the sanding and priming steps before a paint job.

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5 Principles for Baking with Craft Beer

Get your paper and pen out bakers and beer-heads (the folks who live for micro-brews and shudder at the thought shot-gunning a Miller Light), we’ve got some invaluable advice coming your way courtesy of Jackie Dodd (aka The Beeroness).

Lemon Pistachio Cake

Made with rich almond flour and pistachios, this simply stunning cake is brightened with vibrant citrus and a lemon glaze.

Samoa Cake

Filled with the flavors of a classic Girl Scout cookie, this samoa cake is baked in a sheet pan for ease and loaded with all the same toppings as the cookie.

Simple German Chocolate Dump Cake

When you’re craving dessert, but you don’t have a lot of time to spare, nothing beats a dump cake. And this German Chocolate Dump Cake may just be my favorite dump cake ever!

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