Category Archives For: easy cake

Basic recipes

Italian sponge cake with butter

Today’s post is Italian sponge cake with butter which is another basic baking recipe. It is a simplified version of the Italian sponge cake without potato starch with melted butter in the batter. This version creates a slightly drier, but always soft base, compared to the classic Italian sponge cake. This allows it to be […]

Cakes

Pain d’épices – French honey and spice bread

Today I would like to present to you a traditional and original French recipe for spice bread – pain d’épices. This cake is often associated with the Christmas season but these days it is present all year round. In the past this spicy bread was created with the use of sourdough but in modern times […]

Cakes

Greek yogurt and cinnamon cake

This Greek yogurt and cinnamon cake was born, when I found a jar of Greek yogurt hidden behind my son’s chocolate puddings. Often my recipes are born when I realize that I have some ingredients that is near an expiration date and I like to improvise. I peeked at some recipes on the internet and […]

World of coffee

Coffee and honey cake

This coffee and honey cake is absolutely delicious. Not to sweet, moist and super fragrant thanks to the addition of brown sugar, cocoa and cardamom powder. If you happened to taste the French pain d’épices you will love this this coffee cake because it has a spicy aftertaste and a similar texture. Moreover, thanks to […]

Cakes

No-bake citrus cake

This no-bake citrus cake made with with butter cookies and citrus marmalade simply melts in your mouth. It is so soft that I would call it more a dessert rather than a cake. It is composed of two types of cream and delicious orange, lemon and tangerine marmalade. The first layer is a simple mascarpone […]

Cakes

Perfect banana bundt cake with tahini glaze

I know, it’s a bit risky for me to say that I found a perfect recipe for banana bundt cake but I guarantee you that this cake is absolutely amazing. This recipe was made, changed and tested at least three times on different relatives and friends to get this absolutely delicious result. I consulted various […]

Cakes

Moist carrot bundt cake

The idea for this moist carrot bundt cake was born when I saw an online video that showed how to prepare various decorations with chocolate. The video includes strawberries covered with white chocolate (dyed in orange) to make them look like carrots. I thought this cute idea would be perfect for a fun spring cake. […]

Cakes

Ricotta cream cake with strawberries

Absolutely delicious this ricotta cream cake with strawberries is easy and simple. The part of the cake is a semplified sponge cake which is perfect to be covered with light cream. The cream itself is made with Italian cow’s milk ricotta cheese, whipping cream and gelatin which makes it spreadable and delicate. Furthermore, the cream […]

Cakes

Soft pound cake with kefir

How about a recipe for a perfect soft pound cake? Well perfect because it is a recipe made by a a particular grandmother … mine <3. It took quite a bit to reconstruct this delicious cake because my granma uses measurements like “about”, “to taste” and “as usual”. But after some digging in old notes […]