Tag Archives: cakes

Simple Pumpkin Cake

My friend Jan recently posted a picture of a two ingredient pumpkin cake on Facebook. Two ingredients?  Really? Yep, two ingredients.  All you need is a yellow cake mix and pumpkin purée.  The simple glaze did add three other ingredients – confectioners’ sugar, apple cider and pumpkin pie spice. This made a very moist cake […]

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Occasionally a confluence of factors goes into helping me figure out what in the heck I am going to make. In the latest case it was seeing lots of zucchini at our local farm stand and my desire to try a dessert using Greek yogurt.  Let me explain that last part… I have signed up […]

Chocolate Bundt Cake

For a guy who once claimed he doesn’t make cake, I sure seem to be baking a lot cakes lately.  Guess a combination of my sweet tooth and being a sucker for cake glamour shots that I see on other blogs gets me running to the kitchen every time. My latest cake baking experiment was […]

Slow Cooker Chocolate Cake

I was intrigued when I stumbled upon a recipe for chocolate cake made in the crock pot.  I had used my crock pot to make rice pudding once, but other than that it had only been put to use with for things like chili, stew, soup, etc.  Cake seemed like a challenge to me….now was […]

Black and Tan Cake

Have you ever had a Black and Tan?  I love the flavor – and look – of the dark Guinness sitting on top of the light Bass Ale.  I have tried to pour one at home a few times and never had much success.  I was jazzed then when I saw a picture of a Chocoflan […]