Grandma’s Extraordinary Apple Cake Recipe

We’re sharing the old kitchen custom of the super moist chop-and-stir cake. Once your sweets are chopity chopped, you can quickly swirl together a sweet apple cake batter with a big wooden spoon to make an awesome cake for a crowd. Preferably using a wooden spoon with some history to it. One that’s been serving the family for years. ‘Cause there’s not one electric mixer in sight! Dust it with powdered sugar and that’s a wrap-and-take! Continue reading

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Heartwarming and Patriotic Maple Syrup Cake Recipe

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We’re kicking it up hip and cool historic with an Old-Fashioned Maple Syrup Cake made with pure maple syrup. You’ll need 2 cups of good maple syrup for the cake and the Old-Fashioned Maple Fosting made with one egg white and a cup of boiled syrup. Continue reading

Nutty Boozy Election Cake Without Yeast is a Warm Group Hug

We need some love right now, all of us. A big group hug. And we’re thinking we all deserve a comfy-cozy sweet and buttery Election Cake sprinkled through with pecans and a medley of dried fruit soaked in spiced rum. … Continue reading

The Traveler’s Cake: a Special Historic Spice Cake Recipe

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Nothing warms a wayfarer’s heart like a warm slice of spice cake direct from the pages of American history. But (also) nothing eases your busy schedule like an easy classic cake served straight from the bundt pan or dressed up with a drizzle of hot fudge sauce and homemade ice cream. Continue reading

Julia Cakes with Mango Custard Sauce — A Lovely Vintage Vanilla Tea Cake Made Modern

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Lovely little vanilla tea cakes made moist with sour cream and baked in muffin tins or in small bread pans. Serve slices of the cake on a bed of our chilled Mango Custard or use our old-fashioned buttermilk frosting recipe to frost them vintage style. These little cuties will remind you of sunshine and all things yummy! Continue reading

Italian Sour Cream Cheesecake for the Italian Lovesong Cake

Old school fancy elegant Italian Sour Cream Cheesecake recipe wrapped in a homemade cookie crust for the double-decker Italian Lovesong Cake! Continue reading

Bavarian Cream Mousse for The Casanova Charlotte

Wild Blackberry Bavarian Cream Mousse in our blog series on The Casanova Charlotte: A 4-layer Italian Genoese Sponge Cake layered with Wild Blackberry Heirloom Frosting, surrounded by a double-high fence of homemade Ladyfingers that is filled with Wild Blackberry Bavarian Cream, dotted on top with fresh berries, oh, and drizzled with Creme Anglaise (Vanilla Custard Sauce). Way! Continue reading