Strawberry Shortcake

Difficulty: Medium It is summer, and that means Strawberry shortcake! This classic but old fashion delicacy is perfect with the fresh product. You can easily piled strawberries on it, or blueberries, blackberries or anything else you prefer to add as toppings. However, I generally keep it simple with plain Quebec Strawberries. This recipe is simple;…

Walnut chiffon cake

What can I say? There are some cakes out there that don’t use any butter at all. Like the Walnut chiffon cake. It is super light, relatively easy to make and the guests will love it! However, just realize it requires 9 eggs. Bake at 350 degrees Fahrenheit for 55 to 65 minutes. Combine  ¾…

A 1-2-3… Lemon cake?

So I always thought this was an old fashion German Lemon cake but it ends up being called a 1-2-3-4 Lemon cake based on how it is prepared. It isn’t the easiest cakes to make however if you enjoy lemons then this is a must.  The recipe is from the Martha Stewart cook books but…

Apple coffee cake

One of the best things to have for breakfast is cake with coffee in it! Kill two birds with one stone…

Fluffy blueberry cake

Here is an old recipe that has been modified over the years and has consistently gotten better with each revision. It is a blueberry cake that is light, fluffy, delicious and easy to make. This is key whenever you have guests coming over and you want something simple to make. Ingredients 2 cups flour 1…

Lemon loaf

I am never a big fan of lemon however, the Lemon Loaf is simply to die for! It is a lemony surprise for your taste buds. Ingredients 9” x 5” Loaf ½ cup Butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs Grated rind of 1 lemon 1 ½ cups flour 1 tsp. baking powder ¼ tsp. salt…

Kentucky Butter cake

One of the many things I love about this cake is how easy it is to make. All the ingredients get mixed in one mixing pot. So there’s never a need to mix the wet and dry ingredients in separate bowls (thank god!). Another aspect of this cake I love is how delicious it is…

Gateau Chomeur – Maple Syrup cake

Difficulty: Easy to medium This is a fairly easy cake to make that is also rich and delicious. The main ingredient is maple syrup. Ingredients Cake ½ cup soft butter 1 cup sugar 2 eggs 1 tsp. vanilla 2 cups flour 1 Tbsp. baking powder 1 1/3 cups milk Maple Sauce 1 ½ cups maple…

Mexican Chocolate Chiffon Cake

Oh boy! If there is one type of cake that would be an absolute blast to eat after a meal or for breakfast then it is the Mexican Chocolate Chiffon Cake. Shall I say more? Ingredients ¾ cup hot coffee 1/3 cup cocoa 1 ¾ cups flour 1 1/3 cups sugar 1 ½ tsp. Baking…

Cherry Streusel Coffee Cake

Difficulty: Medium For those with an abundance of cherries!! This recipe (and last cake recipe for a while) is what you need to get rid of all those cherries! (tastes delicious as well)! Ingredients 1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for the pan. 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1 teaspoon…