Emma Ferguson

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Moist Chocolate Popcorn Cake Recipe

This chocolate popcorn cake is so rich and delicious! A fun weekend dessert idea! Simple and easy to prepare this cake has a unique flavor and taste. …

Baking

Every Kind of Brownie Recipe for Every Kind of Brownie-Lover

I personally can't think of a brownie I've met that I haven't enjoyed, but I do have a preference in regards to what type of brownie I truly love. I …

Dessert

15 Low-Stress Christmas Cookies That Don't Require Decorating Skills

Expertly iced Christmas cookies have a place at every festive party, but not everyone has the time (or skill set) to make that happen. These 15 statement-making sweet treats are <i>all easy</i>, so just what you need during the busy holiday season. Trade in the piping tips for a less labor-intensive …

Dessert

Nigella's Lemon Polenta Cake with Lemon Curd Cream

• 1 3/4 cups stick softened butter (200g)<br>• 1 cup superfine/caster sugar (200g)<br>• 2 cups almond meal/ground almonds (200g)<br>• 3/4 cup fine polenta (100g)<br>• 1 1/2 …

Recipes

Carrot Cake with Marshmallow Fluff Cream Cheese Frosting

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Butter and flour 2 (8-inch) round cake pans and line the bottoms with parchment paper. Butter the parchment well …

Cupcakes

A Fruity, Festive Bread Pudding With Twist

Bread pudding exemplifies how a complete afterlife of food can become something even better and more memorable. What’s not to love with bread, cinnamon, custard, and butter—a.k.a home, in just four ingredients. Bread pudding was not meant to be perfect, but it sure manages to remain so. I first …

Baking

Make Galette Instead of Pie for a Less Stressful Holiday

Pie is one of those things that some people just have a knack for. I am not so blessed. For those like me, there’s a lot of stress surrounding the …

Baking

White Cake with Cranberry Filling and Orange Buttercream

A classic white cake layered with cranberry filling makes for a holiday showstopper.<p>If you’ve ever picked up a December issue of Southern Living, you …

Cupcakes

Peanut Butter and Jelly Babka

Because frying doughnuts is just too much<p>Hanukkah is upon us. While oil is no doubt the star of the festival of lights (if you need me this week, …

Baking

Showstopping Holiday Desserts For Home Cooks Of All Skill Levels

If you're a noted chef and invited to a holiday party, it's kind of assumed that you'll bring something homemade along. At least that's how it usually goes for Yotam Ottolenghi, who admits his success can sometimes intimidate hosts.<p>But you don't have to be a world-class chef to make showstopping …

Baking

Make This Sticky Toffee Pudding For The Dessert (or Breakfast) of Your Dreams

You can serve sticky toffee pudding (also known as sticky date pudding) drenched in its own buttery caramel sauce to great success—it’s especially …

Dessert

Cherry Chocolate Mousse Cake Recipe

This cherry chocolate mousse cake is one of the most delicious desserts that I’ve ever tried! My friend Rita makes this cake very often and serves it …

Dessert

Flourless Chocolate Orange Cake Recipe

This flourless chocolate orange cake is so simple and easy to prepare, which makes it an ideal holiday dessert. Plus, it is gluten-free, moist, and …

Dessert

Stollen

Christmas is a time of elaborate fruit-and-booze-laden breads, puddings, and cakes. It is the time of airy panettone and fruitcake and brandy-soaked puddings lit on fire. It is also the time of stollen, a traditional German Christmas treat of yeasted bread stuffed to the gills with brandy-soaked …

Baking

What Is Caster Sugar? Does It Really Make a Difference in Baking?

This month, our Baking Club is focused on Yotam Ottolenghi and Helen Goh's cookbook <i>Sweet: Desserts from London's Ottolenghi</i>, and members with the UK version have been noticing that the vast majority of the recipes call for caster sugar.<p>Caster sugar goes by a variety of names, including castor …

Baking

No-Bake Holiday Cookies

No hot oven required for these easy, no-bake cookies that are perfect for holiday entertaining and gift giving.<p>1 of 19<p>Edible and Bakeable Cookie Dough<p>…

Dessert

Peppermint Patty Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

Peppermint Patty Stuffed Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars: We’re convinced there should be more peppermint patties in this world. Bring the mint sensation to your kitchen with this clever cookie bar. (via Sally’s Baking Addiction)

Dessert

The Secrets of Russian Honey Cake, Revealed

When Michelle Polzine opened 20th Century Cafe, a tiny pastry shop in San Francisco in 2013, her majestic Russian honey cake enchanted sweet tooths everywhere. Food writers and pastry chefs flew in from across the country to marvel at the gravity-defying stack of airy cake layers slathered with …

Baking

21 Holiday Bread Recipes That Put Fruitcake to Shame

Serious question: Why does fruitcake still exist? Crammed with the rejects of the dried fruit world, roughly the weight of a small truck, and filled …

Breakfast

Old Danish Christmas Kringle (Dansk Smørkringle)

<b>Old Danish Christmas Kringle</b> <br>(Dansk Smørkringle)<p>Begin this recipe one day ahead.<br>This recipe calls for evaporated milk, which is easily confused with …

Christmas

Blueberry Custard Pie (Gluten Free)

<i>Thank you MI-DEL for sponsoring this post. Get inspired with holiday recipes here and purchase your own MI-DEL Pie Crust at Walmart stores nationwide!</i><p>…

Baking

Moist Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Frosting

These beautiful silky chocolate cupcakes with dark chocolate frosting are so rich and creamy! If you are a real chocolate lover then these beautiful …

Cupcakes

26 Things You Need If You're Obsessed With Baking

Bake it 'til you make it.

Shopping

Recipe: Cinnamon-Sugar Dutch Baby Casserole

Cinnamon Sugar Dutch Baby Casserole<p>Serves 6 to 8<p>1 cup all-purpose flour <br>1 cup whole or 2% milk <br>4 large eggs <br>1/4 cup plus 2 tablespoons granulated …

Recipes

50+ DIY Gift Ideas that Everyone Will Love

Some of the most memorable gifts I have ever received were homemade, that is why I want to inspire everyone to create <b>DIY Gifts</b> for their loved ones …

Christmas

Flourless Gingerbread Cake Recipe (Everyone Will Love it!)

Gingerbread cake is a great part of the Christmas holidays in many cultures. And this flourless gingerbread cake is the best one for this season! …

Baking

Here Are 5 Things That You Can Use Instead of a Pastry Cutter

A pastry cutter, also known as a pastry blender or dough blender, is used to work solid fats, like butter, shortening or lard into flour to create …

Baking

Fruity Holiday Cookies

Add color and great flavor to holiday cookies with homemade (or store-bought) jam, dried cranberries or cherries, and more fruity fillings.<p>PB and J …

Dessert

How to Make Biscotti

Biscotti is the perfect back-pocket cookie recipe to have on hand: The Italian cookies have a crisp yet sturdy texture that makes them perfect to make and give as gifts (no breaking apart in the box!), they’re simple to make and can be endlessly customized—swap up the mix-ins to whatever nuts or …

Baking

Orange-Cranberry Pound Cake (Super Quick & Moist)

Orange-cranberry pound cake is the best holiday dessert! The smell will warm your heart! Plus, it is rich, moist, and really delicious! You will love …

Baking