Blog

Red Velvet Rocky Road Cake

Red Velvet Rocky Road Cake

Red velvet cake is delicious, but as a fan of red velvet cake, you don’t need to limit yourself to a traditional layer cake with cream cheese frosting. As good as those cakes are, layer cakes can be time consuming to make and there are plenty of days when you might be in the mood for something a bit simpler. Fortunately, there are plenty of ... Read More »

GE Introduces Fridge for Coffee Lovers

GE Introduces Fridge for Coffee Lovers

Our refrigerators are an integral part of our everyday lives and you can get them with all kinds of functions. Basic refrigerators are going to keep your cold foods cold and your frozen foods frozen, while other refrigerators are going to produce hot water, cold water and ice at the touch of a button. GE has recently introduced a brand new fridge feature that is ... Read More »

5 Sweet-Tart Meyer Lemon Recipes To Try

Meyer Lemon Curd Thumbprint Cookies

Meyer lemons are in season right now. I happen to have a tree in my yard, so I always have a generous supply of them, however it is worth going out of your way to pick some up at your local grocery store or farmers’ market because they are a wonderful ingredient to play around with in the kitchen. If you are already well-stocked, try ... Read More »

Toasted Coconut Rice Krispy Treats

Toasted Coconut Rice Krispy Treats

I’ve been on a bit of a rice krispy treat kick lately, making batch after batch of the marshmallow cereal treats. They were always a favorite of mine when I was a kid. The original recipe is a great one, however I didn’t realize how much I was missing out by sticking only to that one basic recipe because it is very easy to add ... Read More »

Bites from other Blogs

Bites from other Blogs

Chocolate and strawberries is a classic combination. Strawberries are typically paired with milk or dark chocolate, but the reality is that strawberries go well with all kinds of chocolate – even white chocolate. The Desserted Girl baked up a batch of Strawberry and White Chocolate Blondies that pair these two delicious ingredients in one delectable treat. The tender bars have white chocolate in the batter, ... Read More »

Trader Joe’s Cocoa Mascarpone, reviewed

Trader Joe's Cocoa Mascarpone Cheese

Mascarpone cheese is a smooth, buttery Italian cheese that has many great applications. It can be used to add richness to a pasta dish, and it can also be used to make a perfect tiramisu. The cheese itself has a very mild flavor, so other ingredients – from savory herbs to sugar and extracts – are added to give it a little bit more complexity ... Read More »

The Baker’s Four Seasons

The Baker's Four Seasons

Food tv shows, as well as magazines and cookbooks, often stress that cooking should be seasonal. Ingredients like fruits and vegetables taste the best when they are ripe and in season, after all. While cooking seasonally is often stressed, it is worth noting that baking can be done seasonally, as well. A freshly baed chocolate chip cookies is delicious every day of the year and ... Read More »

Red Velvet Scones

Red Velvet Scones

Red velvet cake is a striking dessert that always stands out in a pastry case. While the origin of this type of cake involves the reaction between natural cocoa powder and baking soda, most modern recipes simply use red food coloring to bring in a vibrant red color. Food coloring allows us to take the idea of red velvet and bring it into new forms, ... Read More »

Scroll To Top