European Lemon Cheesecake

Yield: one 9-inch cheesecake Recipe: 103/200 “Back to Baking”, pp. 162     For the second cake that I had to (I don’t like baking at all, I was almost tortured!) make for my boyfriend since I lost a bet, he requested this European lemon cheesecake because, quite simply, he loves lemon and cheesecake, so the … Continue reading

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

Yield: 16 cupcakes Recipe: 101/200 “Back to Baking”, pp. 136      The holiday period is an excellent time to have company over, and indeed within two days we were having two different groups of friends over. I thought I would make some nice lemon cupcakes for the occasion, as there were several lemon dessert lovers … Continue reading

Coconut Cake with Seven-Minute Frosting

Yield: one 8-inch two-layer cake Recipe: 98/200 “Back to Baking”, pp. 148      I enjoy coconut desserts as much as the next girl, and since it had been quite some time I decided to make a nice big cake – for no occasion at all other than pure enjoyment. Simply put, the cake is delicious. … Continue reading

Frosted Vanilla Cupcakes

Yield: 24 cupcakes Recipe: 90/200 “Back to Baking”, pp. 280      It has been 9 months that I have not posted on my blog! Scandalous! I guess time just flew past me without me noticing. I have been so busy with my work and with one particular lovely and long-lasting blissful event that I forgot to take time to myself … Continue reading

Tres Leches Cake

Yield: one 9 x 13-inch cake (about 16-18 servings) Recipe: 77/200 “Back to Baking”, pp. 176        After last week’s marble pound cake, I wanted to make another well-known yet simple cake that I had never tried – to eat or to make! This tres leches cake is a name that I often heard but never realized its … Continue reading

Marble Pound Cake

Yield: one 9 x 5 -inch loaf (about 12 slices) Recipe: 76/200 “Back to Baking”, pp. 156      Happy new year everyone! I realized recently that although I had managed to post at least one recipe every month for the past 2 years, I have not published anything for November and December 2014, which is quite … Continue reading