Many months ago I was sent a bag of Zulka Pure Cane Sugar to test and review. I am always interested in new baking ingredients and while sugar is not new, there are more and more sugar products apparing on the market. Many of them are going in the direction of being less processed and I have […]
Red velvet is here to stay! Here is my take on this fave in cake ball form. Super easy to make, the cake is baked in a 13 x9-inch pan, crumbled and combined with cream cheese frosting. I like these dipped in milk chocolate, but you could use white, dark or red or pink coatings, […]
The only things better than carrot cake are carrot cake truffle balls. Find out how to prepare carrot cake truffle balls at home with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
Making a doughnut birthday cake is a great way to put a deliciously unique stamp on someone’s special day. Find out how to make a doughnut birthday cake with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
Peanut butter frosting is a great way to put the finishing touches on some nice cake balls. Learn about peanut butter frosting for cake balls with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
Just because you don’t have a deep fryer doesn’t mean you can’t make donuts at home. Make donuts without a deep fryer with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
You can make delicious chocolate truffle balls using traditional cake mix and the right recipe. Get the recipe for making chocolate truffle balls using cake mix with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
Many people don’t realize that you can actually make delicious doughnut holes out of regular biscuits. Find out more about making doughnut holes out of biscuits with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
Making a wedding cake at home is a lot simpler than you might imagine. Find out how to make a simple, homemade wedding cake with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
Not all cake recipes use flour as a primary ingredient. Find out how to make a delicious flourless cake with help from a published cook book author in this free video clip.
Ok, Ok I know this is a literal interpretation of a V-Day dessert, but come on! You have to admit, they are really pretty:) I call these Raspberry Hearts and they start life as a cake ball-esque mixture, but instead of rolling into balls, the mixture is compressed in a pan then cut into heart […]
A truffle and a cake ball rolled (literally) into one. Moist chocolate cake is combined with a dark chocolate ganache, which is what is found in a truffle center. The cake balls are dipped in a chocolate shell and embellished with a dusting of cocoa – just like a truffle. Of all my V-Day inspired […]
I developed these Lemon Shortbread Sandwich Cookies with Fresh Raspberry Buttercream for Driscoll’s and as pretty as they might look, they have a short 15- minute prep time and feature the bright flavors of lemon and raspberry, making them a great choice for an easy but impressive homemade gift. I like to make the cookies […]
An ardent fan, Sofia, sent me this fabulous pic! I love the Mocha Toffee Crunch Cake from The Birthday Cake Book and she made a wonderful rendition. I love, love, love seeing your work. Send them along…and please give me permission to post. I would to share the inspiration.
This Sunday is about the game, food, the commercials and the food. Lots and lots of food, savory and sweet and recipes that make large batches are a huge plus. These brownies are easy, ridiculously deep, dark and rich and you can cut up to 80 brownies out of the large pan. I call them […]