Posts Tagged cake

Nocciolato Gianduia Torta (aka Nutella Cake)

Posted on Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 at 12:31 pm
Hazelnut Cake

Who doesn’t love Nutella? This cake is as Italian, tasty, and caloric as Pasta Carbonara. Decorate in a rustic fashion and imagine your Nonna placing this on the table after a huge Sunday night dinner. Nocciolato Gianduia Torta (aka Nutella Cake) IngredientsFor ganache filling and frosting: 2 cups heavy cream 1/2 stick (1/4 cup) unsalted [...]

The Annual Holiday Bake-Off – “Batter up”

Posted on Friday, December 16th, 2011 at 12:34 pm
Belmont Room

One of my favorite co-workers and friends, the lovely and talented Maria B., is constantly dreaming up ways to make the office a more creative (and in this case delicious), place to work. She’s organized two annual company-wide contests; the pumpkin carving contest, and the holiday bake-off competition Batter up. And by organized, I’m taking [...]

Banana Bread with Chocolate Chips and Walnuts

Posted on Wednesday, June 10th, 2009 at 12:55 pm
Banana Bread with Vanilla Ice Cream

This was my first attempt at banana bread. The addition of chocolate chips made it very dessert–like. It was especially delicious with a scoop of vanilla ice cream on top. I would try it again and make cupcakes!