Frostings, Ganaches & Glazes

When you want to impress your dinner guests (or hey, just yourself:) with a rich, decadent chocolate dessert, I have the answer. Let’s make my favorite Chocolate Oblivion Torte. Light hints of fudge and a creamy texture, think ultra yummy chocolate truffle, that will delight your tastebuds and keep you coming back for more. Oh, […]

Chocolate Oblivion Torte with Chocolate Glaze Recipe

Chocolate Oblivion Torte with Chocolate Glaze

I admit it. I cannot get enough of this perfectly chocolate cake. Fantastic fudge highlights with the satisfying sugar notes paired with the sweet and tartness of strawberry. Use one bowl for the cake and one for the frosting. Simple recipe with an elegant outcome. Whip this up when you need a taste of summer […]

Strawberry Buttercream & Perfect Chocolate Cake Recipe


February is the month for chocolate lovers, me included. Finding the perfect chocolate cake recipe that stands up to different frostings and flavor profile is a labor or love. In two decades, and dozens and dozens of recipes tried and tasted, this is my favorite go-to chocolate cake.  The recipe doesn’t disappoint.  A moist and […]

The Perfect Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting Recipe

The search for the perfect frosting has ended. For years, I have tried recipe after recipe for a buttercream that will hold up to the decorating rigors and taste yummy. Some are too oily. Others are so sugary, your teeth hurt. Alas, look no further! This is the perfect Faux Swiss Meringue buttercream. This buttercream […]

Faux Swiss Meringue Buttercream Recipe

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