The Smith Island Cake is the official cake of Maryland.
Category Archives: dessert
The Restaurant Dessert Menu Dilemma
Do you ever wonder why don’t more neighborhood and chain restaurants offer a wider assortment of desserts?
Recipe for rhubarb fool dessert. A fool is a classic English dessert with cooked fruit, whipped cream or custard.
Simple Kid-Friendly Recipe: Nutella Mousse
Nutella Mousse is a simple dessert that’s rich, creamy and only 2 ingredients.
Photo Credit: Gill Bland, Flickr (Shoofly pie is a popular Pennsylvania Dutch dessert/breakfast option.This pie is from Hummingbird Bakery)
Christmas Crafts: Pop Tart GingerBread House
(Photo Credit: Gluesticks Facebook page) Gluesticks has a great project for making a gingerbread house out of Pop Tarts!
Deck the Table with a Yule Log Cake (Bûche de Noel)
Bûche de Noel image from Sally’s Baking Addiction Facebook Page.
Baker’s Passion Becomes her Business
Pastry chef, Jalisa Harris is enjoying her decision to have faith and open One Bite, LLC. It’s her very own baking business serving the DMV area (D.C., MD, VA.). MCCN talks to her about her business and passion for baking in our new series, The Cool Culture Cook. (See the interview above) One Bite makesContinue reading “Baker’s Passion Becomes her Business”
Easy Peasy Tartufo Recipe
Italy has given us so much inspiration in life. Michelangelo, the Tower of Pisa, Italian ice…and if that wasn’t compelling enough. It has also given us a great little dessert called Tartufo. The truffle shaped ice cream dessert originated in Pizzo, Calabria located in the southern region of Italy. Usually composed of two or moreContinue reading “Easy Peasy Tartufo Recipe”
Spice it Up: Five Spice Powder 五香粉
Five spice powder is used in many forms of Chinese, Vietnamese and Taiwanese cuisines.