Category Archives: Specialty Cakes

Passover Gâteau au Chocolat – Chocolate Orange Cake

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Though this cake was found under “Passover” desserts, don’t kid yourself, it would definitely be good any day of the year.  Desserts are always my favourite things to make and I will have a few from Passover coming in the … Continue reading

Medovnik

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Yum Happy New Year everyone!!!  I wish you all warmth and love and prosperity in 2014.  It’s been a very cold week here in the centre of Canada and I have been hibernating.  In my own little world….. … sneaking … Continue reading

Srnci Hrbety – Reindeer Ribs

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As long as I can remember my mom has been making this cake at Christmas time.  It has been a favorite of many who have indulged and it requires several steps.  The most traditional version uses an ‘almond cake’ pan, … Continue reading

Chocolate Cake with Peanut Butter Cream

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Yum Happy Birthday Brent!  To celebrate this fine occasion I made the moistest and tastiest chocolate cake.  I’m pretty sure it’s the absolutely best chocolate cake ever to exist!  No whipping of egg whites and folding in, that always makes … Continue reading

Batman Birthday Cake

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Yum Last week was my friend’s daughter’s birthday and I made a Castle cake for her, this weekend was another friend’s son’s 6th birthday.  The castle cake was fun, certainly not without it’s challenges, and learning moments and I expected … Continue reading

Princess Castle Cake

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I recently finished several cake decorating classes and this is my first attempt at a specialty cake, on my own, for a friend’s daughter’s first birthday.  I have learned some things.  First, always, always make sure that the cake itself … Continue reading