Sour Cherry & Almond Upside-Down Cake From The Artful Baker

Sour Cherry & Almond Upside-Down Cake From The Artful Baker

October 13th, 2017  | Category: Cakes, Cookbook


In celebration of my book's upcoming release (out on Tuesday!), I'd like to share the video I've created for my favorite recipe in the book: Sour Cherry & Almond Upside-Down Cake. Considering that there is a chocolate cake using over a pound of chocolate (page 144), passion fruit caramels that make me weak in the knees (page 274), and several ice creams that I can’t live without, "my ...

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Pineapple and Coconut Upside-Down Cake

Pineapple and Coconut Upside-Down Cake

August 02nd, 2017  | Category: Cakes, Cookbook, Fruit


Would you believe me if I say that my favorite recipe in The Artful Baker doesn’t have chocolate or caramel in it? It isn’t one of the many ice cream recipes either. I can almost hear you gasp. I know, I wasn’t expecting it either. Considering that there is a chocolate cake using over a pound of chocolate (the one on the cover), this is a big ...

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Deeply Appley Apple Cake

Deeply Appley Apple Cake

February 13th, 2013  | Category: Cakes


How I wish "applest" was a word. There really is no better way to describe this apple cake. After considering several titles, some of which are bordering on outrageous, like "The Applest Apple Cake", "Ridiculously Appley Apple Cake", "Appleooza Cake", and the humble "Sweet & Sour Apple Bundt Cake", I've decided to name it Deeply Appley Apple Cake. And if you've ever tried Deeply Appley Apple Crumble from ...

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No-Bake Chocolate Biscuit Cake

No-Bake Chocolate Biscuit Cake

April 28th, 2012  | Category: Cakes, Chocolate


No-bake chocolate biscuit cake is a staple in almost every Turkish mother's repertoire. Turns out, we've all been eating like royalty! According to this article, no-bake chocolate cake is a tea time favorite of Queen Elizabeth II. In fact, it was one of the cakes served at Prince William and Kate Middleton's wedding reception. McVitie's Cake Co., the company that has been making the royal cakes ever since ...

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Devil’s Food Cake for Design Sponge

Devil’s Food Cake for Design Sponge

October 30th, 2010  | Category: Cakes, Chocolate


I am a big fan of Design Sponge's "In The Kitchen With" column. Every Friday, they feature talented cooks, bakers, photographers and food stylists from all around the world and publish a recipe for the rest of us to drool over. So when Kristina asked me if I'd like to contribute a recipe and photos for the column, I was simply floored. Here's what I came up with: ...

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