Strawberry Pie Cake

Strawberry Pie Cake | Graham Cracker Cake with Strawberry Buttercream and fresh berries | by Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

Berry season may technically be ending soon, but we are a household of strawberry lovers year round.  Nothing beats a juicy strawberry when it comes to a naturally sweet treat.  My family is always up for a bowl of strawberries as a snack, side item or dessert.  They are such a staple in our kitchen ... Continue Reading

GLUTEN-FREE CHOCOLATE CHIP COOKIES

Gluten Free Chocolate Chip Cookies | by Lei Shishak author of Beach House Baking | on TheCakeBlog.com

Who doesn't love a good chocolate chip cookie?  It's a timeless treat that almost everyone can agree upon!  Around here, we never tire of new spins on this classic recipe.  Milk chocolate or dark chocolate, flat and crispy or soft and chewy.... we're up for anything chocolate chip cookie related.  ... Continue Reading

Banana Choco Hazelnut Cake

Banana Chocolate Hazelnut Cake | Recipe by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a delightfully decadent cake recipe today... It's the peak of summer, and I am sure we are all starting to feel the heat.  You are most likely reaching for all your favorite frozen treats every afternoon.  One of my favorites is a frozen chocolate-dipped ... Continue Reading

Brownie Cupcake Sundaes

Brownie Cupcake Sundaes | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new cupcake recipe.... Raise your hand if you've always got a box of brownie mix stashed in your pantry just in case you need to whip up something sweet in a pinch!  Brownies are typically one sweet that I normally ... Continue Reading

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Chocolate Turtle Cake

Chocolate Turtle Cake Recipe | from The Southern Cake Book by Southern Living on TheCakeBlog.com

Today's recipe is a tad outrageous, in the oh-my-goodness that looks divine, kind of way.  It's a chocolate lovers fantasy with layers of chocolate cake studded with chocolate chips and pecans, stacked with swirls of dulce de leche infused frosting and topped with caramel drizzles.  It's finished ... Continue Reading

The Meringue Buttercream Myth

(No Meringue) Swiss Buttercream Recipe | a new approach to a classic recipe | by Summer Stone for TheCakeBlog.com

We're thrilled to welcome our newest contributor, Summer Stone of Cake Paper Party!  Join along as Summer explores traditional baking concepts in new and exciting ways.   CAKE MYTH : You must create a meringue in order to produce a European-style buttercream. For some time, I puzzled over ... Continue Reading

Peaches N’ Cream Cupcakes

Peaches N' Cream Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new cupcake recipe.... It's finally peach season, and I couldn't be more excited!  I love spending Saturday mornings taking a trip to our local farmers market and checking out all the fruits and veggies that are ... Continue Reading

Classic Yellow Cake with Fudge Frosting

Classic Yellow Cake with Fudge Frosting | by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a classic cake recipe today…. Often times I find myself trying to come up with the most interesting flavor combinations or innovative ways to incorporate seasonal produce.  But sometimes we just need to go back to basics.  While some cakes are dripping ... Continue Reading

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Rose Water and Pistachio Pavlova

Rose water and pistachio pavlova with strawberries | from Live Bake Nourish by Amber Rose

Light. Airy. Elegant.  Today's post is all about taking the ordinary and making it extraordinary.  Calling upon the goodness of nature to create healthier cakes, bakes and desserts, full of fruit and flavor.  Today's featured recipe takes free-range egg whites and whips them into a fluffy cloud of ... Continue Reading