Category Archives: Cake

Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes

Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes (via Butter Plus Cream) With St. Patrick’s Day looming in the near future, I decided to finally make this holiday appropriate recipe that has been staring at me since last year.  To start, these may not … Continue reading

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The most amazing chocolate peanut butter concoction ever

Triple Layer Sour Cream Chocolate Peanut Butter Cake (via Sky High Cakes) This cake is the epitome of chocolate peanut butter bliss.  A dark chocolate, sour cream cake is baked into three perfectly moist layers and then is enveloped in a peanut butter … Continue reading

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Cookies and Cream Triple Layer Cake

Cookies and Cream Triple Layer Cake (recipes from Sky High; cookies added by me) Oh. my. word.  If fudgy, incredibly moist, dark chocolate cake sandwiched between layers of sweet white chocolate buttercream that has been taken over by crushed Oreos doesn’t … Continue reading

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A cake by any other name…

Sunshine Cake (aka Mandarin Orange Cake or Pig-Picking Cake) This cake is a favorite among my extended family.  One look might tell you why, but it’s the taste that is over-the-top simple, yet brilliant.  Extra moist yellow cake layers that … Continue reading

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Lovely, local blueberries

Blueberries are not to be underestimated.  They are tiny, subtle, sweet, tart, and don’t even get me started on what they become once they get a chance to simmer in some fresh lemon juice and a bit of sugar.  Ina Garten … Continue reading

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Slice of summer

A few months ago, I made this  Summer Fruit Bavarian cake adapted from Tartine.  It was a slice of pure heaven in the form of an updated, elegant strawberry shortcake.  Kind of like if strawberry shortcake were to get dressed up … Continue reading

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