Far Breton | French Custard Cake Recipe

Far Breton | French 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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Ladyfingers Chocolate Mousse Cake Recipe

Ladyfingers Mousse Cake

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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  • 4 H
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Kugelhopf Recipe from Dorie Greenspan

Kugelhopf

Part bread, part cake, kugelhopf is made like brioche, but not as rich. This one is studded with raisins and brushed with a butter and dusted with sugar.

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  • 7 H, 35 M
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Orange and Cream Cake Recipe

Orange and Cream Cake

This orange and cream cake will remind you of a Creamsicle. Just one bite of the intense orange cake and orange-cream frosting is addictive. A great cake.

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