Black Forest Cake


Black Forest Cupcakes with Fresh Cream Description: These cupcakes are not for kids. Black Forest Cake is traditionally made with Kirsch. Most often here, it is made with a non-alcoholic cordial, giving the cake its berry flavouring. But my enticing version is a cupcake soaked with cherry liqueur and topped with fresh cream. I can [...]

Flourless Chocolate Peanut Butter Ganache Cake


Flourless Chocolate-Peanut Butter Ganache Cake Description: I almost don’t even know what to write about this one.  It’s so good it’s ridiculous.  I adore the luscious combination of chocolate and peanut butter.  I also happen to love ganache, and flourless cakes.  Need I say more about a combination of all four?  Complete and utter decadence.  [...]

Yellow Butter Cake


Yellow Butter Cake & Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting Description: Don’t let the simple name and appearance fool you… this butter-rich cake is delicious.  I’ve always thought it is the perfect cake, with or without frosting.  There is not a lot of sugar in this recipe, so the chocolate frosting balances it out beautifully.  For those [...]

Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting


Chocolate Cake & Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting Description: To die for.  I swear, it really IS the best chocolate cake.  My reviews mention this chocolate cake a couple of times so far, and with good reason.  Made with buttermilk and coffee (yes, a cup of coffee in each cake), it is moist, rich and wonderfully [...]