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BBC Food - Recipes - Marzipan berry cakes. Tastemade - Journal. Food - Recipes : Lucy’s strawberry slices. Food - Recipes : Strawberry charlotte. Food - Recipes : Rum baba. Food - Recipes : Chocolate delice. A Lighter Pumpkin Cake. Every week, baking expert Alice Medrich is going rogue on Food52 -- with shortcuts, hacks, and game-changing recipes.

A Lighter Pumpkin Cake

Today: Give the king of the fall a makeover with a lighter pumpkin cake (that just happens to be gluten-free), thanks to Alice Medrich. Pumpkin normally appears in rich pies or hearty cakes. But here, with rice flour and a hint of spice, it produces a moist, fluffy cake with subtle flavors. I’ve tasted it with every imaginable topping from frosting to whipped cream and candied nuts, only to find that a sprinkling of spiced sugar is the best topping of all: Everything else overwhelms the delicate flavor of the cake.

This recipe was inspired by, but does not appear in, my new book Flavor Flours (Artisan, 2014). Pumpkin Chiffon Cake Serves 10 to 12 See the full recipe (and save it and print it) here. Photos by James Ransom Alice Medrich My career was sparked by a single bite of a chocolate truffle, made by my Paris landlady in l972. Brownie Butter Cake Recipe. Brownie butter cake – thick brownie and rich butter cake combined into one decadent and to-die-for cake!

Brownie Butter Cake Recipe

Bake the brownie first and then the butter cake. I am so happy that my contributor CP Choong is back with more sinfully delicious baking recipes. In this post, she is sharing an utterly gorgeous, rich, buttery, and decadent Brownie Butter Cake recipe, adapted from Kevin Chai’s “I love Butter Cake Too 2″ cookbook. CP Choong and I went to high school together, but we didn’t know each other when we were in high school. Our high school is the most famous Chinese girls school in Penang, attended by hundreds of students in each grade. La Pêche Fraîche. “When I was a girl, my life was music that was always getting louder.

La Pêche Fraîche

Everything moved me. A dog following a stranger. That made me feel so much. A calendar that showed the wrong month. I could have cried over it. . – Jonathan Safran Foer | Everything is Illuminated Eleven weeks has this year been. Magically have the hours stretched into days, weeks, months. Time, that infallible, indefatigable soldier, marches on. But he is deaf, this cruel god. One, two, three months. The year began as a frenzy of tears, of dually joyous and grieving reunions, of family and love and support and then fell into a deep well of loneliness and numbness, of steely walls and wintry blues, of homesickness and exhaustion.

Healing is not easy. We do not like to be changed. Yet what can I say? Things get better. There were times when I didn’t think it would get easier. Allowing it to get better. If there was ever something that you would think couldn’t get better, it would be St. Toscakaka – Nordic Caramel Almond Cake — my blue&white kitchen. Makes one 20 cm / 8" cake I made a few small adaptions to the original recipe like adding lemon zest to the batter.

Toscakaka – Nordic Caramel Almond Cake — my blue&white kitchen

I think it was lovely but feel free to omit it if you wish to. Also, my great-grandfather was known to always double the caramel almond topping. It appears, however, that he must have been using a larger cake pan. I was baking this cake again last Sunday and decided to double the topping cause HOW CAN ONE NOT WANT MORE OF THAT CRUNCHY GOODNESS!?! For the dough125 g (4.4 oz) unsalted butter, at room temperature135 g (4.8 oz; 1 ½ dl; ⅔ cups) caster sugar3 eggs (M), at room temperaturezest of 1 lemon138 g (4.9 oz; 2 ½ dl; 1 cup) all-purpose flourpinch of fine sea salt1 ½ tsp baking powder2 tbsp milk, at room temperature For the topping55 g (2 oz) unsalted butter55 g (2 oz; 1 ¼ dl; ½ cup) sliced almonds3 tbsp granulated sugar1 tbsp all-purpose flour2 tbsp heavy cream optional: fresh strawberries (or other berries) and Greek yogurt or lightly whipped cream, to serve. Holler die Holunderblütensirup-Zitronenkuchen Fee! Rezept für eine saftige So... “Man muß den Holunder ja nehmen, wie er fällt” sagt der Volksmund doch so (oder so ähnlich) schön.

Holler die Holunderblütensirup-Zitronenkuchen Fee! Rezept für eine saftige So...

In den letzten Jahren war ich leider immer weg, wenn unser Hollerbaum Blüten trug oder verschusselte den kurzen Zeitraum, um sie zu pflücken. Dieses Jahr sah ich allmorgendlich aus dem Küchenfenster und piekste alle Lieblingsmenschen um mich herum an: “Bitte erinnert mich daran, die Blüten zu pflücken”. Cinnamon Sour Cream Coffee Cake with Crumb Topping Recipe. Cinnamon Sour Cream Coffee Cake with Crumb Topping – the one and only coffee cake recipe you will ever need!

Cinnamon Sour Cream Coffee Cake with Crumb Topping Recipe

So easy and absolutely delicious! Today is the day, friends. The day we have been anxiously awaiting – our oldest daughter’s recital. While you are reading it and hopefully admiring this amazing coffee cake, I will be sitting in the audience with tissues in my hands. I couldn’t keep it together during the dress rehearsal so today could be a river of tears. We are so proud of our daughter and her progress this year. I hope to share some photos from the event soon on the blog. Nigella - yogurt pot cake. Jam roll. Food - Recipes : Grapefruit sandwich cake. Food - Recipes : Victoria sponge.

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Cheesecake. Chocolate cakes.