Carrot Cake Recipe

Carrot Cake

Two cake layers filled with sweet carrots, pineapple, and coconut are filled and swathed in a thick coating of vanilla-scented cream cheese frosting.

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  • 25 M
  • 4 H
  • 2
Brown Sugar Pound Cake Recipe

Brown Sugar Pound Cake

A dense, sweet, rich, buttery pound cake becomes even more indulgent, if you dare, with a heavy-handed drizzle of caramel glaze.

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  • 30 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 6
Prune-Rum Custard Cake Recipe

Prune Rum Custard Cake

Far Breton, a specialty of Brittany, France, is a custardy cake similar to a clafouti filled with rum-soaked prunes. Far Breton is great with tea.

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  • 15 M
  • 50 M
  • 0
Black and White Chocolate Cake with Creme Anglaise Recipe

Black and White Chocolate Cake with Crème Anglaise

Layers of delicate ladyfingers alternate with espresso-and-liqueur laced chocolate mousse. Drizzled over scoops of the cake is a lovely vanilla custard cream.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H
  • 2
Marbled Lemon–Blueberry Cake Recipe

Marbled Lemon–Blueberry Butter Cake

Lemon and blueberry star in this cake. Blueberry preserve fills the cake and is swirled through the batter. The cake is also iced with a lemon buttercream frosting.

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  • 1 H, 40 M
  • 2 H
  • 2
Oatmeal Cake Recipe

Oatmeal Cake

Yup, you’re allowed to eat this cake for breakfast. See, there’s wholesome oatmeal beneath all that coconut and butter.

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  • 50 M
  • 1 H, 50 M
  • 3
Dried Fruit and Nut Cake Recipe

Dried Fruit and Nut Cake

Chock-full of crunchy nuts and moist dried fruit, this cake is a taste sensation. May we suggest a choice of apricots, plums, pears, or peaches?

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 20 M
  • 2
Chocolate-Mayonnaise Cupcakes Recipe

Chocolate Mayonnaise Cupcakes with Caramel-Butterscotch Frosting

These chocolate mayonnaise cupcakes are rich and deeply chocolaty, and the caramel-butterscotch buttercream is, well, need we have to describe it? Utterly divine.

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 25 M
  • 16
Chocolate Rum Savarin Recipe

Chocolate-Rum Savarin

Rich and tender, this yeast leavened cake is moistened by a good soaking of rum syrup and frosted with gianduja cream. No savarin mold? A Bundt pan will do.

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  • 45 M
  • 4 H
  • 0
The Art of Simple Food by Alice Walters

Almond Cake

Alice Waters’ almond cake recipe abides by her rules of “cook simply.” Yet you’d never know that from tasting it.

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  • 20 M
  • 1 H, 35 M
  • 0
Chocolate French Silk Cake Recipe

Chocolate French Mousse Cake

This fudge-like mousse cake pushes the opulence barometer right to the edge. A cinnamon nut crust holds a 1 1/2 pounds of bittersweet chocolate mousse.

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  • 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 2
Cranberry-Orange Cheesecake

Cranberry-Orange Cheesecake with Chocolate Crust

Sweetly tart cranberries make an unexpected yet inspired match for this rich, creamy, vanilla-inflected, perfect-for-fall cheesecake. Bye bye, pumpkin pie.

  • Quick Glance
  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 0
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