Archive for: ‘Dessert’

Greek Yogurt Chocolate Chip Cake

Feb 04

Greek Yogurt Chocolate Chip Cake

While my favorite way to eat Greek yogurt is covered in blueberries and honey, my favorite way to bake with it is making chocolate cake. Maybe it was the sheer quantity of Greek yogurt in the supermarket – everywhere – that set me on this path. I searched for sour cream to bake a chocolate […]

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My Favorite Flourless Chocolate Cake

Feb 11

My Favorite Flourless Chocolate Cake

Don’t you love the names of chocolate cake around Valentine’s Day? Chocolate seduction,  temptation, ecstasy… As if good dark chocolate, combined with butter, eggs, and sugar needed a provocative title. The recipe I share today is less tabloid and more French gourmet. I call it simply a Flourless Chocolate Cake, and it has been a […]

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Southern Caramel Cake with Peach Conserve

Dec 17

Southern Caramel Cake with Peach Conserve

I spent 20 years in Georgia, first in college at the University of Georgia, and then in Atlanta as food editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Along the way I met wonderful people and picked up some of my favorite recipes. Gwen Bentley and her husband, the late Jimmy Bentley, were friends of mine in Atlanta. […]

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Fresh Cranberry Tart

Nov 20

Fresh Cranberry Tart

It is two days before Thanksgiving and I am knocking out those little recipes like cranberry sauce that are easy to prepare ahead of time and chill. But I am careful not to use all the cranberries, saving two cups for my cranberry tart. A recipe shared with me a few years back by a […]

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The Books

Chocolate from the Cake Mix Doctor

Chocolate from the Cake Mix Doctor

The Cake Mix Doctor goes chocolate! Anne Byrn brings her proven prescription for doctoring cake mix to an ingredient that inspires love bordering on obsession.

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Anne's Cake Mix

Anne’s Deep Dark Chocolate Cake Mix

Anne’s Deep Dark Chocolate Cake Mix

Chocolate cake - warm fudgy layers topped with a creamy frosting - this is the cake I love most of all.

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