“I’m not sure how far back my family has made this cake, at least 4 generations, but it’s the first cake I ever made. I was 9 years old, and my parents were going to a party. Mom asked me to make this cake for them to take along. She gave me the recipe and [...]
Prep time: 20 minutes Cook time: 15 minutes Makes about 2 dozen, depending on size of cutter
This recipe comes from Jeanine Counselman of Orangevale who says it comes from a 1980s-era cookbook titled “Calling All Cooks.”
2 cups sugar 1 cup shortening (half butter and half Crisco) 2 eggs 3 to 5 [...]
Take your holiday celebration to impressive new heights with a stunning 18-layer cake.
(BPT) – The holidays will be here before you know it, and if you’re not sure how you’re going to wow your friends and family this year, Betty Crocker offers up these ideas – inspired by the hottest food trends of [...]
Smile and say cheesecake: This semihomemade treat can brighten an everyday meal or be the crowning touch on a holiday dinner.
(NAPSI)—Staying healthy over the holidays, experts advise, requires at least two simple steps: planning ahead and taking time for yourself.
Fortunately, this can be simpler than many suspect because the “cool aisles” of [...]
Chocolate is a real crowd-pleaser, especially in this Chocolate Hazelnut Torte.
(NAPSI)—There’s no question that chocolate is a crowd-pleaser. From snacks and baked goods to desserts and drinks, the flavor of chocolate signifies a sweet treat and a chance to indulge.
This holiday season, the pastry chefs at Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary [...]
2-3/4 cups cake flour 2 teaspoons ground ginger 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon ground cloves 1/4 teaspoon nutmeg 1 teaspoon salt 2 teaspoon baking powder 1 cup sugar 2/3 cup brown sugar 1 cup butter, softened 4 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1-1/4 cups milk
Preheat oven to 325 degrees F. Grease and lightly [...]
Blueberry Coffee Cake makes a great breakfast, snack or dessert anytime of year.
(NAPSI)—When the temperature drops, a cinnamon-scented kitchen is especially warm and inviting. Savor the warmth every time you bake a Blueberry Coffee Cake. The classic recipe here, rich with sour cream and dense with luscious blueberries, is a blue-ribbon winner! And [...]