Chocolate cake with coffee frosting

chocolate cake with coffee frosting recipe

Light and fluffy cake with a soft and tender crumb, this chocolate cake relies on the rich flavor of cocoa powder complemented with thin layer of coffee frosting. Tiffany started pre-k today. It’s been a tough decision for us. On one hand I was so looking forward to having her out of the house and interacting… 

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Chocolate ganache cake

chocolate ganache cake recipe

Only 6 ingredients and 10 minutes of prep time are needed to make this cake. Under the silky rich chocolate ganache you’ll discover a light and fluffy chocolate cake. I have an inexplicable, out of this world love for chocolate. My mind dreams of chocolate everything and anything all day long. Sometimes even at night…. 

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Chocolate chip amaretto cake

chocolate chip amaretto cake recipe

A delightfully decadent dessert, this chocolate chip amaretto cake is super soft and tender and is bursting with almond flavors from both the almond paste and amaretto creamer. I used to be terrified of bundt cakes. Yeast bread? Bring it on! 3 layer cake? Piece of cake! Bundt cake? How about cookies or cheesecake instead?… 

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Chocolate avocado cake

Chocolate avocado cake recipe

Love at first bite, this chocolate avocado cake with chocolate ganache is dense, rich and fudgy,  and has a brownie texture that is sinfully delicious. For years I have sneaked avocado at almost every meal. May it be with an egg, a big bowl of salad or with pasta (my favorite). With almost every weekly grocery trip I… 

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Cinnamon loaf cake

cinnamon loaf cake recipe

Sweet, buttery and bursting with cinnamon flavors, this cinnamon loaf cake if fabulous with a cup of coffee or tea in the afternoon!  August is already here and before we know it fall has arrived. I don’t know about your corner of the woods, but in my area the summer was good to us. The temperature only… 

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Smores coffee cake

smores coffee cake recipe

So moist and tender, this smores coffee cake is filled with chocolate chips and topped with a layer of ooey gooey toasted marshmallows. Looking for a sweet treat to get you though the day or put a little magic in your afternoon? Have some coffee cake! I always wanted to know where does the name coffee… 

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Strawberry shortcake cake

strawberry shortcake cake recipe

This strawberry shortcake cake is a lovely change from the traditional strawberry shortcake. Layers of rich buttery cake filled with smooth cheesecake and chopped fresh strawberries. I’ve had strawberries on my mind lately. This time of the year the local farms open their gates for everyone to pick their own berries, the stores have the strawberries… 

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Sacher torte

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  I’ve discovered my love for baking little over 4 years ago and since than I had my shares of both failures and memorable recipes. Sometimes I try to improve the recipe, sometimes I just completely discard the thought of it. Today recipe started as a failure and turned out to be such an amazing… 

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Cinnamon pear cake

cinnamon pear cake recipe

Moist and tender pear cake made with chucks of fresh pear nested in a cinnamon flavored tender cake. I’ve mentioned my mom several times on his blog. Most days I wish she took the time to show me how to cook and bake at early age, but some days I’m happy she didn’t. No matter… 

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Strawberry poke cake (made from scratch) and a $300 gift card giveaway

strawberry poke cake recipe imperial sugar

With its pretty red stripes, this made-from-scratch poke cake drenched in strawberry flavored syrup and topped with whipped topping will be a hit with everyone. Poke cake remind me of my mom. I can not see a recipe for poke cake and not think of her. If I close my eyes I see her pouring… 

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Caramel yogurt cake with caramel frosting

caramel yogurt cake with caramel frosting recipe

Soft and tender caramel yogurt cake topped with a rich silky caramel frosting. So easy to make you don’t have to wait for a special occasion to enjoy a piece. I like to believe I’m not the only person obsessed with food. I’m always looking for new ingredients to use in my recipes. When I’m… 

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Grasshopper cake

grasshopper cake recipe

Pretty green and white swirled grasshopper cake topped with a rich chocolate ganache and airy whipped cream. One small bite and you will be transported to a world of mint and chocolate! I’ve had grasshopper cake on my mind since Christmas when I shared the recipe for grasshopper cheesecake bars and was planning on making… 

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No bake Christmas fruit cake

no bake fruit cake

Forget the heavy traditional fruit cake. This year impress your friends and family with this light no-bake Christmas fruit cake. Thanks to Whole Foods Market and Kitchen PLAY for sponsoring this post. Christmas is by far my favorite time of the year. Ever since I was a little girl I helped my mom organize the Christmas… 

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Christmas vanilla roll cake

Christmas vanilla cake rolls recipe

A simple vanilla roll cake with red and green dots and spirals of creamy buttercream is the perfect dessert for Christmas parties. This spiral cake has always caught my attention. Although it carries different names depending from country to country, I find roll cakes prettier than a layer cake. Plus, not to mention they are… 

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Chocolate and vanilla marble loaf cake

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Simple and classic, this marble loaf cake is comfort food at its best. Chocolate and vanilla flavors are swirled to create a beautiful pattern topped with a dark and white chocolate ganache to give you a sense of what’s to come.  I love a good marble cake. I has been one of my favorites since… 

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Frosted chocolate buttermilk sheet cake

chocolate sheet cake recipe 1

Light, fluffy and delicate chocolate buttermilk sheet cake topped with a ridiculously simple chocolate frosting and finely chopped nuts.  It’s been a month since we’ve been talking chocolate desserts. There have been cakes, cookies, and brownies. Some simple, some more complicated. All impossible to resist. But I can’t end this chocolate party without two easy as… 

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