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


Boiled Milk Cake for The Italian Lovesong Cake

The Italian Lovesong Cake — a cake-upon-cake cake with an old-fashioned Boiled Milk Cake (Torta di Latte Caldo) on the bottom, double-decked with an elegant cheesecake (Torta di Latte Formaggio) that is wrapped in a Ladyfinger Cookie Crumb Crust, and dolloped center stage with a wildly unique Hibiscus Custard. Continue reading

Remembrance Cake — The Good Luck Peach Cake

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Good Luck Peach Cake also served as a Remembrance Cake: Dark, rich vintage cake re-defined with fresh grated peaches, white chocolate bits, fine-chopped almonds and coconut, and served with an old fashioned Sour Cream Vanilla Frosting. Continue reading