Originating in Milan, the history of this holiday sweet bread involves several lively tales. One story claims that panettone was created by a Milanese cavalier disguised as a baker’s apprentice, who made the treat in order to woo the baker’s daughter. Another legend asserts that a nun, Sister Ughetta, made the first panettone as a […]
In France, it had always been a Christmastime tradition to burn a Yule log to celebrate light and rebirth, bringing families together for warmth during the holidays. During the Napoleonic years, a mandate required all chimneys to remain closed, prohibiting the use of fireplaces. The innovative minds of Parisian pastry chefs produced a delicious substitution […]
The bright, mouth-puckering taste of cranberries is a must-have in the winter months. This holiday season, don’t just save these tart treats for dressing your Turkey. Here are 5 of our favorite cranberry cake recipes for you to work into your holiday dessert menu. 1. Classic Cranberry Cake This moist and full-bodied mix cake can […]
This is a really fun Christmas cake that will complete your holiday party! How much more Christmas can you get? Gingerbread men, spice drops and candy canes are only a few of the many types of seasonal treats to decorate this wonderful cake!
I first came acros this recipe in Delia Smith’s Classic Christmas Book a number of years ago now and it is a recipe is for those who want a complete break with tradition and to try something completely new. This is much more fruit than cake; it’s extremely moist, so much so that it could […]
this is a basic, one- bowl cake dressed up with a special frosting! If you like Little House On The prairie, then you will like this cake and icing, makes a great Christmas dessert. easy to make.
I found this wonderful recipe on the internet. It says that it’s pretty close to the Cheesecake Factory version. I made it for a co-worker’s birthday and have had many requests to make it again. Time consuming, but definitely worth it. A great Christmas cake recipe!
This is another version of my Strawberry Butter Cream Filling that has been increasing in popularity on Cake Central. This Blackberry Butter Cream is an absolutely beautiful icing and lovely filling. It sets your cakes above anyone else’s…Hope you enjoy it as much as my clients have!
This is my new favorite Christmas recipe! Nice, cakey consistency (NOT a pound cake) and delicious flavor. I made cake balls from this and they turned out great.
A doctored cake mix recipe that makes Egg Nog cupcakes that taste like Christmas! Not too sweet with just the right amount of spice & egg nog. Makes about 30 cupcakes and can be used to make 2 – 9″ round cake also.
Red Velvet Cake
I found this recipe on a Ghiradelli chocolate wrapper. These brownies are very moist and fudgey. They are sure to go quickly!