decorating, gardening, recipes and more

decorating, gardening, recipes and more

Category: Cakes

Kirsch Schwarzwälder Torte (Black Forest Cake)

1 2/3 cups all-purpose flour 2/3 cup cocoa powder 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup shortening 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/2 cups buttermilk Pit most of the cherries leaving about 10 for decoration on top […]

Chocolate Gingerbread Cup Cakes

Chocolate Gingerbread Cup Cakes

2 1/2 c flour 1/3 c unsweetened cocoa powder 1 T ground ginger 2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp ground Cinnamon 1/2 c butter, softened 1/2 c brown sugar 1 c molasses 1 egg 1 c boiling water Mix flour, cocoa […]

Cream Cheese Frosting

4 oz unsalted butter, softened 4 oz cream cheese, softened 2 c powdered sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract Cream butter, vanilla and cream cheese on low speed, add the powdered sugar a cup at a time until smooth and creamy.