Troubleshooting Bubbles in Fondant Icing

  Bubbles in Fondant Icing   Here are a few thoughts about the Bubbles in Fondant Icing that form in the fondant.  I find that there are at least three … Continued

Chocolate Pound Cake

Uncle Jimmy’s Chocolate Pound Cake Recipe

Uncle Jimmy Chocolate Pound Cake has won over my heart!  This is a very rich and dense chocolate cake – it gets even better as it ages. My mom would … Continued

Upside-Down Pumpkin Cake Recipe

Upside-Down Pumpkin Cake “Pie” is a favorite pumpkin pie substitute from the 1990s.  It is an easy pumpkin dessert that is like both a cake and a pie. The pumpkin pie … Continued

Valentine's Day Cake

Valentine’s Day Cake Recipe

Valentine’s Day Cake Recipe   Valentine’s Day Cake – This year I decided to make a 6-inch cake because an intimate Valentine’s Day dinner for two calls for a smaller … Continued

Vanilla Wafer Fruitcake

Vanilla Wafer Fruitcake Recipe

Vanilla Wafer Fruitcake probably could be classified somewhere between a cake and candy.  It seems that even people who do not generally like fruitcake, love this easy to make fruitcake. … Continued

Victoria Sponge Cake

Victoria Sponge Cake History

  Victoria Sponge Cake is a two-layer sponge-like airy cake that is filled with a layer of jam and whipped cream.  It is cut into small “sandwiches” and served in … Continued

Victorian Tea Menu

Tea Travels!™… The Romance of Victorian Tea Photos and Menu by Ellen Easton ©2020  – All Rights Reserved Check out more of Ellen Easton’s Tea Travels™ articles and recipes. Learn about the History … Continued

How To Freeze Cheesecake

What is a Springform Pan

  Questions & Answers – Definition of Springform Pan   Question: Please tell me the difference between a 9-inch round springform pan and a regular round 9-inch pan?   Answers: … Continued