Raspberry Blood Orange Cake

fresh raspberries and a blood orange glaze | Raspberry & Blood Orange Cake| Recipe by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a fresh summer cake recipe today... It's here!  It's here!  Berry season, that is.  Summer has finally arrived and my favorite fruits are hitting the stands everywhere.  Whether it is at the farmer's market or the local grocer, plump berries are in ... 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

Strawberry Swirl Cream Cheese Pound Cake

Strawberry Swirl Cream Cheese Pound Cake | a recipe from Simply Sweet ColorCakes

Sweet, delicate and delicious.  Fresh berries might just be one of the best perks that summer has to offer.  Besides the extra long days filled with sunshine, family roadtrips and endless opportunities to BBQ, that is.  With strawberry season in full swing, there's no better time for today's ... Continue Reading

Recipe: Lemon and Lavender Buttermilk Cake

Lemon and Lavender Buttermilk Cake | by Tessa Huff for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Tessa Huff, is sharing a bright new cake recipe…. You don't always need a reason to eat a slice of cake.  Sometimes a delightful, simple cake is all you need to turn an ordinary afternoon into a little celebration.  While many cake recipes are dripping with sprinkles and ... 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

Lemon Raspberry Angel Food Cake

Angel Food Cake with lemon glaze and fresh raspberries |  Carrie Sellman for TheCakeBlog.com

BBQ season is quickly approaching.  I've partnered up with Glad® Black Bag to bring you a new cake recipe and some tips for easy summer entertaining. Summer is approaching and that means warm skies and good times with friends are just around the corner.  Soon it will be time to fire up the ... Continue Reading

Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes

Cinnamon Roll Cupcakes | by Lauren Kapeluck for TheCakeBlog.com

Our contributor, Lauren Kapeluck of EllenJay Events, is back with a delicious new recipe.... Do you often find your self drooling over sweets that others have pinned on Pinterest hoping that some day you will get the energy or time to make them.  Then that day finally comes, and well, the outcome ... Continue Reading

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Recipe: Chocolate and Nutella Cream Dessert

Chocolate and Nutella Cream Layered Dessert | via Glorious Layered Desserts by Glory Albin

I think many of us can agree that good things come in small packages.  Which is why mini desserts are just so hard to resist.  All the flavors of your favorite traditional desserts, broken down into separate components and layered up in an individual serving dish.  They're a new staple at special ... Continue Reading